This title, “Hacking Student Learning Habits” by Elizabeth Jorgensen has been published by Times 10 Publications as a source of new pedagogical techniques that teachers can use as they enter the new year. The tips presented in this volume focus on harnessing student interests in order to encourage a greater focus on inquiry and exploration.
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Times 10 Publications has chosen to publish this title in the hopes that doing so will reinvigorate the conversation surrounding the ways in which students engage with course materials. This book seeks to de-emphasize examinations in the classroom and instead help teachers encourage students throughout the entire learning process – not just at the end.
This title contains a wide array of tips compiled by Jorgensen to be easily implementable, presented to the reader across 9 sections. Each section tackles a different aspect of process-based instruction in order to help teachers build goal-driven lesson plans where the emphasis is placed on measurable milestones rather than examinations.
Through these methods, Jorgensen lays the foundations of an inventive pedagogical system, in which teachers become active participants in the student journey by helping to target specific misunderstandings. This methodology is intended to ensure that students are not left behind, and sees instructors providing constructive feedback on assignments and exams rather than the traditional pass/fail system.
One reviewer said, “This book is a quick read that offers practical ideas on how to work with students to build environments that take the spotlight off outcomes like grades and standardized test scores. Can we help students focus more on the 1000s of choices they are making every day instead of their g.p.a? Yes we can.”
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Elizabeth Jorgensen compiled these tips over the course of her career as an educator and public speaker. During that time, she witnessed first-hand the strategies that students use to learn, and it is with those in mind that she created this guide.
“Hacking Student Learning Habits” is one of the most recent additions to the “Hack Learning” series, which covers a broad array of teaching strategies from various pedagogical schools of thought. This title is available now in paperback and ebook formats through Amazon or the Times 10 Publications storefront.
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