Enhancing the freshman and sophomore ECE student experience using a platform for learning™

@article{Heer2003EnhancingTF,
  title={Enhancing the freshman and sophomore ECE student experience using a platform for learning™},
  author={Donald Heer and Roger L. Traylor and Tom Thompson and Terri S. Fiez},
  journal={IEEE Trans. Education},
  year={2003},
  volume={46},
  pages={434-443}
}
Outcomes based assessment has shown that introducing a platform for learningTM based on a robot referred to as TekBotsTM into the first two electrical and computer engineering (ECE) courses enhances students’ sense of community, innovation capabilities, and troubleshooting skills. At Oregon State University, Corvallis, ECE students enhance their fundamental understanding of ECE concepts as they construct and build upon their individual robot (TekBots). They experience first-hand the fun… CONTINUE READING
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