After realizing that students learn best when they are allowed to fail and try again, biology professor Sherryl Bisgrove implemented a new teaching process to encourage this kind of learning.


Students award high grades to biology prof's teaching innovations

August 28, 2017

Third-year developmental biology is a course renowned for its difficulty, yet students give this course, and its professor Sherryl Bisgrove, high marks. That’s because Bisgrove has created effective teaching techniques for engaging her students.

Cultivating innovative teaching strategies that enhance student learning is an important aspect of SFU’s academic mission.

Learn more about Bisgrove’s teaching strategy.