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TeamLEAD at Duke-NUS

This is a wonderful video showcasing the TeamLEAD curriculum and instructional method at Duke-National University of Singapore Medical School. They believe that medical education should be comprised of more than just rote memorization of facts — they believe it should “critically examine facts and build creative thinking skills”. This video showcases an innovative and rigorous team-based learning platform called TeamLEAD (Learn, Engage and Develop) and  features students and faculty working together with an innovative spirit which represents a new training paradigm that is more effective for learning and understanding difficult concepts.

This student-centered pedagogical approach at Duke-NUS, which puts the primary responsibility for learning on students, was designed to incorporate team-based learning from the very first curriculum development.

Check out the YouTube video for TeamLEAD.

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About judithcoe

I am a retired music professor emerita, faculty development champion, SoTL practitioner mentor and trainer, technology geek, fulbright alum, cultural ambassador, digital explorer, artist, and observer with a passion for Irish land- and seascapes, music and literature, Blasket Island people and culture, and the sea.

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