TLTR-11-18-2011: Does Mandatory Lecture Attendance Make Sense Anymore?

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Does mandatory attendance for lectures make sense anymore?

Friday, November 18th
in MacKenzie Hall 2201
12 noon to 1pm

When it comes to giving students the option to attend lectures, tradition suggests that class attendance is part of university life. But is the idea worn out?  In this TLTR we explored current trends in class attendance and its potential impact on performance, suggest alternatives for using face-to-face classroom time and discuss whether attendance should be encouraged. 

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