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Animal Behavior Society



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Animal Behavior & Education




The Animal Behavior Society's Education Committee was formed to promote quality instruction and training in the area of animal behavior.


ABS Education Committee Mid-Year Workshop

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LESSONS FROM ONLINE TEACHING AND LEARNING ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
January 15, 2021


Program

MORNING SESSION • PRESENT & ENGAGE

10:00 to 10:10 – Gather and Introduction
10:10 to 10:25 – Teaching online: lectures and discussions1
10:25 to 10:35 – Video and Questions
10:35 to 10:50 – Breakout rooms discussion
10:50 to 11:10 – Collective discussion
11:10 to 11:15 – Break
11:15 to 11:30 – Field exercises to courses: how to make virtual real2
11:30 to 11:45 – Video and Questions
11:45 to 12:00 – Breakout rooms discussion
12:00 to 12:20 – Collective discussion

AFTERNOON SESSION • TOOLS & TESTS

1:00 to 1:15 – Digital resources: searching the web3
1:15 to 1:25 – Video and Questions
1:25 to 1:40 – Breakout rooms discussion
1:40 to 1:55 – Collective discussion
1:55 to 2:00 – Break
2:00 to 2:15 – Digital assessment: depth, breadth and fairness4
2:15 to 2:25 – Video and Questions
2:25 to 2:40 – Breakout rooms discussion
2:40 to 2:55 – Collective discussion

CLOSING SESSION • THEORY INTO PRACTICE
2:55-3:30 – Discussion: What to take from 2020 into your class?

  1. Douglas Wacker (University of Washington Bothell)
  2. Daniel Rubenstein (Princeton University)
  3. Eduardo Bessa (University of Brasília)
  4. Andrea Bierema (Michigan State University)