Preparing to Teach in the Classroom Setting
Started May 14, 2021
Full course description
Effective teaching requires effective planning and preparation. This module provides an overview of how to effectively plan and prepare to teach in the classroom setting by examining the characteristics of the adult learner, and the importance of aligning learning objectives, content, and assessment.
At the conclusion of this online activity, learners will be able to:1) Recognize characteristics of adult learners.
2) Identify competencies and objectives and their importance to planning and assessing instruction.
3) Describe the components of a well-written learning objective.
Texas A&M University College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
DESIGNATIONTexas A&M University College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
PRESENTER DISCLOSUREAll speakers/presenters for this educational event have no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
PLANNERS DISCLOSURESNone of the planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
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