Active Learning II – Applications and Examples in STEM – April 12th Event: Engagement Questions and Resources

We are excited to announce the Active Learning II – Applications and Examples event on April 12th from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. at Kearney 311 and via Zoom. Below you will find details about the event, including pre/post engagement survey questions and recommended resources for further exploration. Whether or not you can attend, we encourage you to engage with our survey questions and review the provided resources.

Event Description

Have you ever thought about trying active learning, but not known how to start?  Based on the success of the last active learning meeting we will provide more detailed examples of implementation. Attend the Active Learning II session to not just hear about, but to see active learning in action. Discover hands-on, practical strategies to bring your classroom to life used by our expert panelists. Engage in an interactive discussion and leave equipped with innovative ideas to transform your teaching approach. 


  • Tasha Galardi, Senior Instructor, College of Health
  • Demian Hommel, Senior Instructor II, College of Earth Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
  • Devon Quick, Senior Instructor II, College of Science

Pre Engagement Questions

Here are the pre engagement questions to get us thinking about active learning. If you are willing, it would be useful to us if you submit your responses to the below questions on our survey, accessible via this link using your OSU ONID. We will use it to guide our work.

  • What are your experiences using active learning in your courses?
  • What are the biggest challenges for you in implementing active learning?
  • What questions do you have for the panelists?

Active Learning Resources

Below are a couple of getting started resources we recommend reviewing on active learning.

Post Engagement Questions

After attending the session or reviewing the recording if you are willing, it would be useful to us in guiding our work if you submit your responses on our survey, accessible via this link, use ONID.

  • What are one or two things you are thinking about doing as a result of this session?
  • What could be helpful to you to implement these ideas? (Examples: follow up one-on-one or small group discussion, additional resources, etc.)
  • Do you have any resources related to the topic you’d like to share with us? Explain.
  • Do you have any lingering questions related to the topic?

Related OSU Resources

The topics in this event may spur questions that our colleagues are here to discuss. They provide one-on-one consults and more! Check out their resources.

College of Engineering Faculty – Thank You for Participating

College of Engineering faculty, your expertise and passion for teaching are what make the College of Engineering a leader in innovative education. This event is a stepping stone towards transforming our classrooms into vibrant, engaging spaces where students and educators alike thrive. We look forward to your contributions and insights.

Upcoming Spring Events – Mark your calendars!

This is one of a series of events sponsored by the college of Engineering administration and organized by the College’s Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) Fellows. Mark your calendars for the next Spring Events!

Stay tuned for additional information!


  • Roseth, C. J., Garfield, J. B., & Ben-Zvi, D. (2008). Collaboration in learning and teaching statistics. Journal of Statistics Education, 16(1).
  • Photos of College of Engineering event by Cheridy Aduviri