Students Owning Their Learning

The Tang Institute Lunch & Discussion today was led by instructor in Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science and Tang Institute fellow, Heidi Wall. For the past two years, Heidi has explored ways to help students “own their learning”. During this lunch conversation, Heidi shared the process and impact of focusing on engagement strategies, cycles of feedback, mathematical mindsets, and… Read More

In Defense of High Stakes

In setting students up for success beyond school, is there merit to high-stakes forms of assessment? Read this post by Nick Zufelt, Instructor in Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science and Tang Fellow for the Tang Institute’s blog.