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Metacognition: The Key to Teaching Students Transformative Learning Strategies

a statue of a person with her hand on her chin, thinking, with the blue sky behind her

Transformative learning produces a change in a learner's perspective. 21st-century students come to college with varying academic skills, motivation levels, and approaches to learning. Most do not have effective learning strategies and resort to "cramming" just before tests. In this interactive session, Dr. Saundra McGuire, addressed strategies that improve learning and transform student attitudes about the meaning of learning.