Ph. D., University of IowaM.S., B.E., China University of Geosciences (China)
Dr. Mara Chen's main interests have been on geospatial studies of environment issues, interconnections between earth environment, human health and creativity, as well as geoscience education. See my website for more info.
- Emphasize engaging learning atmosphere and fundamental understanding of subject matters.- Nurture and train students on integrated thinking skills: critical, analytical ... and creative thinking- Encourage students to obtain higher learning goals as one possible -- provide students with opportunities to apply what you have learned.