Teaching Physics to Engineering Undergraduates

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Team ID: 
College / Administrative Unit: 
Engineering, College of
Science, Eberly College of
Date Started: 
November 1991
To improve the process of teaching basic physics to engineering undergraduates.
Desired Results: 

Organized 5-member student groups with 1 team leader to work together

Problem-solving techniques used

Student passivity decreased

Teamwork was encouraged

Contact Person: 
Howard Grotch
  • Greg Geoffroy, Sponsor
  • Carl Wolgemuth, Sponsor
  • Howard Grotch, Leader
  • Mike Dooris, Facilitator