This 30- minute webinar will introduce you to several teaching activities designed to help your students change common misconceptions about the world and think more critically about statistical data on global tendencies.
This webinar is based on the book by Hans Rosling “Factfulness: Ten reasons we're wrong about the world and why things are better than you think.” During the webinar, you will be introduced to Rosling's most important research findings, experience one of the teaching activities based on the book, and learn about other activities you can try in your class.
Target audience: faculty, instructors (including teaching assistants), and instructional staff who directly support teaching and learning.
This webinar falls under the following themes:
- Becoming global citizens: Deepening students’ global, international, and intercultural perspectives
Applies Toward the Following:
- Teaching in Globally Diverse Classes (TiGDC) Certificate : Required: Electives