The Centre for the Advancement of Science and Mathematics Education (CASME), as part of its 30th Anniversary Celebrations, is pleased to invite you to a free Public Seminar featuring two exciting speakers.
Prof Barbara Oakley from the University of Oakland and Dr Craig Blewett will share their insights on learning at this once off opportunity.
Craig is a dynamic international speaker who has been involved in business, I.T. and education for over 20 years, with his PhD speciality being in IT and learning. He has taught and inspired everyone from politicians to corporate leaders to parents to children, all around the world. In addition he has published numerous books and research papers on IT, and launched many successful businesses both offline and online.
Coursera's inaugural 'Innovation Instructor' Prof Oakley will share highlights from her New York Times Science bestseller "A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra)", which inspired the world's most successful online course with over 1 million students since inception a little over 1 year ago.
Prof Oakley's second offering on the day will share the strategies, techniques and tools she used to develop her Learning About Learning course.
Included on the day is a Networking Lunch.
DATE: 26 November 2015
TIMES: 09h00 to 13h00
VENUE: Edgewood Campus, University of KwaZulu-Natal
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