Kennesaw State University

Warning message

You must be logged in to register for this event. For KSU employees you may use your NetID and Password to login.
Getting Real with Role-play Activities Across Disciplines
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Event Type: 
Event Location: 
CETL House #3211: Lab
By Invitation Only: 

Paradoxically, role-play is an authentic activity to improve long-term learning and prepare students for future coursework or careers. Role play activities encourage students to identify solutions to case studies, resolve problems in representative scenarios , interpret theories, analyze literature and visual arts, or practice empathy by taking another person’s point of view. Through role play, students can engage in research, build “think-on-your-feet” skills, and reflect upon alternative solutions. Participants in this research-based, interactive workshop will examine the effectiveness of role-play across disciplines, analyze guidelines and resources for role-play activities, and practice how to design and implement role-play in college classrooms.

Presented By