Moving beyond description: Research that helps improve teaching and learning

@inproceedings{Mcmillan2010MovingBD,
  title={Moving beyond description: Research that helps improve teaching and learning},
  author={Wendy Mcmillan},
  year={2010}
}
1The purpose of health science education research is to understand teaching and learning so as to improve the quality of both. This endeavour is based on the assumption that better teaching will lead to better learning, and that better learning will result in a more clinically competent graduate. The emphasis in such research is therefore on creating explanations of teaching and learning, and then using these explanations to inform ‘best practice’ with regard to teaching and learning. However… CONTINUE READING

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