10th International
Conference on
Teaching Statistics
8 – 13 July 2018
Kyoto, Japan
Full topic list
This is a session of Topic 4: Improving teaching and capacity in statistics education

Session 4I (Thursday 12th, 14:00-15:30,   Level 2 - AV Study Room)

Challenges and different pedagogies for the teaching of statistics



This session covers different approaches to improving teaching and learning of basic statistics ideas in a tertiary education courses, including the use of in-class activities to facilitate group discussions, particularly in large classes. Pedagogic practices that improve student satisfaction, performance, attendance, and engagement will be discussed.


PaperTitlePresenter / Co-author(s)
4I1Activities to learn fundamental ideas in statisticsMarcos Magalhães (Brazil)
4I2Development and Implementation of In-class Activities in a Large Introductory Statistics ClassroomEugenia Yu (Canada)
4I3Use of quizzes in large statistical lecturesNiloufar Abourashchi (United Kingdom)
Elinor Jones (United Kingdom)
Matina Rassias (United Kingdom)
Simon Harden (United Kingdom)