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Skills: successful learning behaviors
Concepts: Internet education applications
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The college freshman survey covers a broad range of questions, lets focus on two of them …
How often have you used an online instructional website (e.g., Khan Academy, Coursera) as assigned for a class?
How often have you used an online instructional website (e.g., Khan Academy, Coursera) to learn something on your own?
Occasionally (at least once)
Answer these questions before continuing.
Analyzing these results, what do you notice? (You can see what I noticed here, but no peeking till you answer for yourself).
Why I told you about that question
Education is an important Internet application.
You can take responsibility for your education.
Ask questions in class
Support your opinions with a logical argument
Seek solutions to problems and explain them to others
Revise your papers to improve your writing
Evaluate the quality or reliability of information you received
Take a risk because you feel you have more to gain
Seek alternative solutions to a problem
Look up scientific research articles and resources
Explore topics on your own, even though it was not required for a class
Accept mistakes as part of the learning process
Seek feedback on your academic work
Work with other students on group projects
Integrate skills and knowledge from different sources and experiences
(a. never, b. occasionally, c. frequently)
Answer these questions before continuing . (Online form)
Why I told you about last year? that question
Do you want to do well in school?
A modest participation goal for this class last year?
Ask at least one dumb question.
Give at least one wrong answer to a question I ask.
If everything you say in class is correct, you are not taking enough risks.
After the first year last year?
Faculty survey last year?
Diversity survey last year?
Freshman survey last year?
Summary last year?
Self-study questions last year?
Which of the learning behaviors from the UCLA survey did you practice last year?
Which are you going to practice this year?
Resources last year?
Blog post on the UCLA Freshman Study
Report on UCLA Freshman Study
UCLA Higher Education Research Group
UCLA learning behavior and online course survey form (Survey Gizmo)
UCLA learning behavior survey form (Google Doc)
UCLA learning behavior survey form (Survey Gizmo)