Robert Talbert

Mathematics professor who writes and speaks about math, research and practice on teaching and learning, technology, productivity, and higher education.
Michigan 212 posts

My home teaching studio setup (and why it's so cheap)

You don't need to spend $21,000 to have an excellent home teaching studio if you shift the focus to active learning. »

Blue pants on Tuesday

How can we in higher education push greater adoption of active learning without steamrolling academic freedom? »

Active learning as an ethical issue

Is active learning a pedagogical choice or an ethical imperative? (From 2015.) »

How not to do active learning

A short list of 25 ways to teach using active learning but without the empathy. »

Empathy in teaching

Empathy is possibly the most important facet of good teaching and the weakest link in current college teaching practice. »