New Schedule Opens New Teaching Possibilities
The start of the Fall 2018 semester marks a major change in the culture of the Harvard classroom: gone are the hour-long class periods, as well as the expectation that classes start seven minutes after the hour. The FAS has formally changed to a new schedule comprising 75-minute blocs interleaved by 15-minute passing periods.
The Bok Center is happy to help instructors think through how to adjust to the “extra” time which 75-minute and 165-minute periods offer. Read on for some quick and easy ways to get started!