Confessions of a Converted Lecturer

Watch the Eric Mazur presentation at Brandeis (March 9, 2015).

If you do not have time to watch the entire session (about 1 hour, 40 minutes), here are a few highlights:

Start time What Happens
11:10              Think of something you are really good at -- and how you became good at it  (6 minutes).
31:45 How Eric Mazur came to realize that his students weren't really learning what he thought they were learning, and his view of what education is all about (10 minutes).
41:10 Eric Mazur's solution, and how he stumbled onto it  (8 minutes).
1:01:40 Watch the room erupt into chaos (a good kind!) as everyone starts sharing ideas with a neighbor (3 minutes).