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CIRCLE to host second Teaching Academy workshop

The second meeting of the CIRCLE Teaching Academy will take place on Thursday, February 28th, from 12 – 1:30pm.   During this meeting, faculty participants will come together with CIRCLE and the HHMI project team for presentations and working-group sessions that will explore research on 1) how WashU students approach learning new material (concept-building approach), and […]

CIRCLE to Receive Funding as Part of Collaborative Grant from National Science Foundation

CIRCLE has received funding as part of a $3 million dollar National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to develop and implement a program that will train current and future faculty members in inclusive teaching methods. The project is called Inclusive Learning and Teaching in Undergraduate STEM Instruction, and will continue for five years.The funds will be […]

Undergraduate Researchers Present Fall 2018 Findings

On December 10th, CIRCLE research assistants J.D., Jan, Michelle, and Neil presented findings from their work during the Fall 2018 semester. At CIRCLE, undergraduate researchers assist with ongoing projects in many ways, including design of materials, coding of surveys and data, administration of surveys, and data analysis. These presentations allowed our hardworking assistants to show […]