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Teaching with active learning

Here you will find suggestions for methods of active learning. Remember that the activities you use must be related to the assessments and learning outcomes you have planned.

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Terms and concepts

Methods to learn terms and concepts, including micro writing and group discussions.


Exercises to let students practice argumentation in their field, including "5-min paper" and "And-But-Therefore".


Techniques to support writing, learning, and development, including peer feedback and reflection notes.


Tools to work with the structure of a text, including Post-IT-bonanza and reverse outline.

Writing skills

Resources and course material to support students in developing writing skills.

Flipped classroom

Use flipped classroom to let students actively engage with the course content.

Course planning

Use backwards design to plan and implement active learning in your courses.

Get in touch

Share experiences, ask questions, and join a community.