New Chalk Talk

 

New Chalk Talk is a bi-monthly newsletter produced by the Center for Learning and Teaching at the American University in Cairo.

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  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-11-05)
    The main feature of my capstone seminar, “The Marriage Crisis and the Middle East” (HIST 4215) is an historical re-enactment based on two early-20th century Egyptian court cases. The students perform it at the annual ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-11-05)
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-11-05)
    Two popular targets on the list of Things These Students Can’t Do are creative thinking (coming up with innovative ideas) and critical thinking (making judgments or choices and backing them up with evidence and logic). ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-11-05)
    What are your views on the topic of open access publishing? Are you for it, against it, suspicious of it, ambivalent? We're hoping that whatever your views, you'll be interested in some of the events in store in the upcoming ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-11-05)
    Across cultures, reading behavior has been described in many languages: in French, gout de la lecture; in English, the love of reading, the habit of reading, or the desire to read; and in German, Leselust. How can AUC ...