Active Learning in Subject Matters of Interest Leads to Critical Thinking

Studies confirm that students learn more when subject matter is more personally relevant.  This information can guide instructors of information literacy in preparing their courses. One-shot courses may at times be what is needed or what is feasible. On the other hand, when possible, why not promote critical thinking through active learning sessions that are geared towards subject matters of interest for students of information literacy.ILWordlesmaller

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