- Cost: $395/ participant
- No Pre-requisites
- Two weeks in length
- Asynchronous (expect to spend approximately 8-10 hrs/week to complete the workshop activities)
- 15-20 participants per regularly scheduled workshop session
REQUIRED BOOK: You will need to purchase the Getting Started with Team-Based Learning book prior to beginning the workshop. Most of the course readings are from this book.
The book can be purchased online from Stylus Publishing. Either the ebook or paper copy is acceptable. You can use the Promo code: GTBL15 and get 15% off + free shipping.
This workshop is offered completely online. It includes a variety of activities, videos, readings, worksheets, discussions, and feedback opportunities. It is appropriate for anyone wanting to get started with Team-Based Learning and designing your first TBL course. This Getting Started with Team-Based Learning online workshop focuses on using the principles of Team-Based Learning to design a course experience that focuses on helping students learn how to apply and use course concepts to solve problems, rather than remember the “facts” for the test. The TBL principles developed by Larry Michaelsen can be applied to any course regardless of subject matter or class size.
Interested in flipping your class using Team-Based Learning? In just 2 weeks you can be on your way to flipping your class using the proven Team-Based Learning method. You will learn everything you need to get started with TBL right – how to get your students to consistently come to class prepared and how to build on that preparation to challenge your students to apply what they know to solve interesting, real-world problems.
You will be guided through readings, watching videos, and completing application activities as you apply the principles and lessons learned to design a TBL module. Experienced coaches will guide you with helpful feedback and suggestions as you progress through the workshop. you, too, can have the fun, energy, excitement and deep learning that is part of the TBL classroom experience!
You should select a single module to work on throughout the two-week period. Because the online workshop is only two weeks in length, you will not design an entire course, by the but the end you will have:
Designed a single well-integrated TBL module.
Developed module-level outcomes, module activities, and student preparation materials and activities.
Developed team formation and peer evaluation plan.
Considered possible challenges you ;might face as you deliver your TBL course.
“Getting Started with Team-Based Learning” is a facilitated online workshop designed to be completed over two weeks. Participants can expect to spend a total of about 16-20 hours completing workshop lessons and activities. The workshop includes multiple opportunities for interaction and feedback from an experienced coach and other course participants. Active participation is required and specific due dates must be met. It’s a fast-paced workshop so we advise that you closely follow the suggested schedule for completing workshop activities.