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Promoting and Enhancing the PLTL Model


The Sixth Annual Conference will be held at Northeastern Illinois University, in Chicago, Illinois, June 1-3 2017. Departments using PLTL include MathematicsOrganic Chemistryand other disciplines.

Using mobile devices as the technology to support “Cyber PLTL” or cPLTL  was tested by a team at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI).  Issues of functionality were explored and three platforms were found that offered viable choices for online PLTL programs, as explained in a paper co-authored by Pratibha Varma-Nelson published in Educause.[READ PAPER]

New study shows the dramatic effect of PLTL on minority students: Peer-Led Team Learning Helps Minority Students Succeed, a paper from Syracuse University (New York) highlights how students, especially under-represented minority students, increase their academic performance by participating in PLTL Biology workshops. http://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article/authors?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pbio.1002398   Previous Announcements

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