Forget your Laptop at Home to Succeed!

To be successful in their studies, students should forget their laptop at home! Laptops are everywhere on campuses around the world, and it is unimaginable not to own one as a student. Students usually consider a personal laptop as a requirement to perform studies,...

Pour réussir: oubliez vos ordis à la maison !

L’ordinateur portable est un attribut incontournable des études et a pour ainsi dire don d’ubiquité puisqu’on le trouve partout sur les campus. En règle générale, les étudiants considèrent l’ordinateur portable ou la tablette comme un outil indispensable à leurs...

The Need for Change in Higher Education

A few years ago, I served as a visiting professor at Harvard University for the first time, and I had the privilege of meeting the respected educator and physicist Eric Mazur. I was moved by and impressed with his message, but meeting him also made me aware of my...

I teach a Flipped Classroom

The principle of the flipped classroom is to modify from top to bottom the classic organization of a course and to ask students to familiarize themselves with the theory before coming to class; the time then available allows the organization of activities whose aim is...

Classe inversée et changement de paradigme

Dans une classe inversée, l’enseignement et l’apprentissage sont organisés de manière à redonner du sens à la présence et à optimiser le temps en présentiel avec les étudiants. La transmission des savoirs se fait principalement en dehors de la salle de cours, et...