21st Century Skills: Problem Solving & Decision Making

  • Date:October 20th, 2022  
    08:00 am
    12:00 pm

Instructor: Dr. Bob Schoenfeld

Attendees:  HAUI & Phenikaa 

This highly interactive session will focus on the distinction between Problem Solving and Decision Making. This develops through the lens of Active Learning, prompting faculty to participate in various activities and discussions. Faculty in this workshop can expect to explore the similarities and differences of Problem Solving and Decision Making. Participants work together and practice to gain a better sense of understanding, not only of its importance, but also how Problem Solving and Decision-Making affect both students and faculty in the classroom. Faculty familiar with Active Learning will learn to utilize methods to integrate Problem Solving and Decision Making into their classrooms and course projects, which could exist at a micro or macro level. The Eisenhower Matrix for decision making will also be explored.

8:00 – 8:15am Arrival
8:15 – 9:00am Introduction to Problem Solving & Decision Making: Definition & Exploration
9:00 – 10:15am Contextualizing Solving and Deciding
10:15 – 10:30am Break
10:30 – 11:30am Engaging the Matrix: The Eisenhower Matrix
11:30 – 12:00pm Into Practice: Exploring the Matrix