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The latest news on block and intensive-mode learning and teaching

Let's Summarize Ed: What is Block teaching?

By Husan Aldamen

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Five pitfalls of adopting the block mode of teaching, and strategies to overcome them: opinion

By Amir Ghapanchi

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Blocks for Building a Stronger Student Community

By Sarah Jones

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Designing a university for the new millennium: David Helfand at TEDxWestVancouverED

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To block or not to block: how time affects learning in higher education

By Jason M Lodge

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Rhythm of a class: lesson-planning and assessment in block teaching

By Tom Clark

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How block teaching supports students from under-represented groups

By Thomas Roche, Liz Goode, Erica Wilson

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Block to the future: why block scheduling has taken so long to catch on

By Carl Flattery, Simon Thompson

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Block teaching:

what it is,

how to do it

and why

By John Weldon

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The Block Plan Documentary: Celebrating 50 years of innovative, immersive learning 

Dir. Steve Hayward

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Randolph College:
TAKE2: ONE-OF-A-KIND ACADEMIC MODEL WILL BETTER MEET THE NEEDS OF TODAY’S STUDENTS

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Uni fail rate falls by 40% with block

model of intensively learning 1 subject

at a time

By Jen Jackson, Kathy Tangalakis

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The Block Plan: an unrehearsed educational adventure

By Susan Ashley

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Designing Learning For Intensive Modes Of Study

By Gayani Samarawickrema, Kaye Cleary, Sally Male and Trish McCluskey

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Podcast: Talking Learning and Teaching

Kevin Merry and John Weldon discuss block teaching

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From conventional course to block scheduling: adapting resources for successful learning

By Ellen Buck

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Block mode of teaching in higher education: advantages and challenges

By Amir Gapanchi

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Is block teaching the future of university pedagogy?

By Anna McKie

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UK study says block teaching boosts student grades

By Anna McKie

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Why block subjects might not be best for university student learning

By Jason M Lodge

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Studying one uni subject in four weeks has benefits – but students risk burnout if it’s not done right

By Sally Male

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Against the block model

By Anonymous

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The Block Plan Podcast: Celebrating 50 years of innovative, immersive learning 

Pr. Steve Hayward

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Block plan compresses one class into a few weeks for deeper learning 
By Celia Henry Arnaud

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