Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching

Teaching and Learning Strategies: Active Learning

The following holdings are available for checkout from our office:

Bean, J. C. (2001). Engaging ideas: The professor’s guide to integrating writing, critical thinking, and active learning in the classroom. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishers.

Blythe, H., Sweet, C. & Carpenter, R. (2015). It works for me, flipping the classroom: Shared tips for effective teaching. Stillwater, OK: New Forums.

Bonwell, C. C. & Eison, J. A. (1991). Active learning: Creating excitement in the classroom. ASHE-ERIC Higher Education Report No. 1. Washington, DC: The George Washington University, School of Education and Human Development.

Dahlgren, D. J., Finkel, D. & Wille, D. E. (1998). Manual of active learning group activities for P101. New Albany, IN: Indiana University Southeast.

Harrington, C. & Zakraisek, T. (2017). Dynamic Lecturing: Research-Based Strategies to Enhance Lecture Effectiveness. Sterling, VA: Stylus.

Lang, J. M. (2016). Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning. San Francisco, CA: Jossey Bass.

Nowak, G. M., Patterson, E. T., Gavrin, A. D. & Christian, W. (1999). Just in time teaching: Blending active learning with web technology. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Return to Library topics

Back to Top


Creating Effective Video Lectures with Camtasia (Basic):Tue, April 23, 2019 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in ITS Training Room KT205B, Led By Katie Jia  Register here.

Designing Your First Course In Canvas: Mon, April 29, 2019 11:00 AM – 1:00PM in   KT205B, Led by Amit Chauhan  Register here.

Best Practices to Organize Course Materials in Canvas: Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM in TS Training Room  KT205B, Led by Amit Chauhan  Register here.




Test Scoring & Data Analysis
CELT Newsletter
Give CELT Feedback


Helmke Library
Services for Students with Disabilities 
IT Services
Academic Support
Division of Continuing Studies
Alliance for Teaching Enrichment