Hand-picked ideas to make your laboratory course more effective, more efficient and more enjoyable:
Reading this book to (hopefully) better understand why so many students seem to be underperforming in the laboratory
I think this could be a great way to improve laboratory manuals: asking some students to think aloud while performing experiments (inspired by )
I can see why this might work: making laboratory analyses more Relevant to students, by putting them in a realistic context
Although written for a software training setting, I believe many laboratory instruction videos could benefit from following the guidelines outlined in this paper: …
This paper contains a nice rubric for those laboratory courses where skills like preparedness, cooperation in group activities, working safely and time management are important. #assessment #laboratory
Enhancing students’ higher order thinking skills in laboratory educational activity by using concept map as an alternative assessment tool.
Communicating laboratory class research results to the news: A real-world lesson in science communication
Nice story of how a laboratory course was improved by implementing the e-learning tool LabBuddy.