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  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2011-12-05)
    One of the mandates of the Center for Learning and Teaching at AUC is to encourage an ongoing discussion about teaching and learning on campus. As a first step, we began publishing this Newsletter as a means of promoting ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2011-12-05)
    An accepted wisdom in higher education is that students� learning depends mostly on what they do in and out of class and not on what the instructor does, i.e. they learn best when they are involved in their own learning. ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2011-12-05)
    Collaborative projects are not new at AUC. For example, the Engineering and Computer Science departments offer two-semester courses devoted to capstone projects that involve teamwork, and group work is standard procedure ...
  • American University in Cairo. Office of Institutional Research (2012-03-30)
  • American University in Cairo. Office of Institutional Research; American University in Cairo. Office of the Provost (2012-03-12)
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-19)
    In the previous issue of the newsletter, I presented a model for computer supported learning in undergraduate education that is based on a philosophy that the learning process is more effective when class discussions are ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-19)
    The previous two issues of the newsletter presented a model for computer supported learning in which the course website plays a key role in guiding the learning process inside and outside the classroom. Key items of the ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-19)
    As is often the case, what we write about in this newsletter is inspired by the experience of one of our faculty members. This is one of those instances and, because it is directly related to improving critical thinking/reading/ ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2011-11-29)
    If there is one feature that distinguishes an AUC education from that of all other institutions in the region, it is that ours is a Liberal Arts education. As faculty, we recognize that critical thinking figures prominently ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2011-11-29)
    Critical thinking theory has its roots in the works of Benjamin Bloom, a psychologist at the University of Chicago. Bloom (1956) categorized thinking into six processes. Bloom�s Taxonomy, as it is called, is one of the ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-19)
    Last issue, we published a guide for your students on how to read critically. Because experts recommend providing them also with criteria for assessment of critical thinking, we have chosen to share with you the Critical ...
  • Libraries and Learning Technologies; American University in Cairo. Libraries and Learning Technologies (Libraries and Learning Technologies, 2011-02-17)
  • Libraries and Learning Technologies; American University in Cairo. Libraries and Learning Technologies (American University in Cairo, 2010-12-10)
  • American University in Cairo. Desert Development Center; American University in Cairo. Office of Institutional Research (2012-04-26)
  • Libraries and Learning Technologies; American University in Cairo. Libraries and Learning Technologies (American University in Cairo, 2010-12-10)
  • American University in Cairo. Economic and Business History Research Center; American University in Cairo. Office of Institutional Research (2012-04-26)
  • American University in Cairo. Citadel Capital Financial Services Center (American University in Cairo, 2013-11-05)
    The Egyptian government's overriding concern is to maintain economic activity and job creation in a climate of weak global economic reform: Measures taken by far, include sharp cuts in income tax rates and custom duties ...
  • American University in Cairo. Citadel Capital Financial Services Center (American University in Cairo, 2013-11-05)
    Real GDP Growth : Real GDP growth (market prices) during July-March 2009 /2010 was driven by the resilience of both private and public consumption growth, recording 3.8 percent and 4.4 percent respectively. Total investment ...
  • American University in Cairo. Citadel Capital Financial Services Center (American University in Cairo, 2013-11-05)
    The government seeks to boost corporate bond market through simplified regulations for issuing corporate bonds, in a fresh bid to develop the capital market and to diversify the sources of finance for companies and for ...