Sue Hines, EdD, Rebecca Hopkins, EdD


The authors of this article provide a brief summary of the 2015 III La Salle Forum held on October, 15-17 at the Tetela Center in Cuernavaca, Mexico. The forum aimed to invite educators and scholars from different regions of the International Association of Lasallian Universities (IALU) to engage in presentations and reflective dialogue regarding Lasallian teaching competences with a focus on active methodologies in higher education. This overview describes the purpose of the forum, a brief background of the program, a synopsis of the keynote lectures and participant presentations, a summary of the breakout discussions, and concluding recommendations resulting from the forum.


Lasallian higher education; Active learning in higher education; Lasallian pedagogy; International Lasallian institutions


Active Methodologies in Higher Education

About the Authors

Susan R. Hines, Ed.D.

Director of Faculty Development for the Schools of Graduate and Professional Studies and an Associate Professor in the Ed.D. in Leadership program.
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, United States

Rebecca Hopkins, Ed.D.

Dean of Education
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, United States

ISSN: 2151-2515
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