The CEI collaborates across the University to advance effective teaching and engaged learning.

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The CEI supports faculty, instructors, and academic leaders as they design innovative curricula, explore research-based pedagogies, and create high quality learning environments online and in person.

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Innovations in Teaching

Join CEI for our next Innovations in Teaching event, Gamification with Moodle. UMD Assistant Professor Laure Charleux will discuss how game dynamics have changed learning her course. (October 16, 2015, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm; 108 Folwell Hall)


Workshop: Creating Discussions that Work

Calling all TAs! Attend this highly interactive session to expand your repertoire of basic discussion tips, strategies, and tools guaranteed to actively engage students. In addition to a focus on classroom discussions, we will also discuss strategies for designing and moderating successful online discussions. October 22, 2015, 3:00 - 4:15pm, Bourlag 335

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Pedagogical Innovations Journal Club

Join us at 1:00 on October 26th to discuss “The International Student Density Effect: A profile of a global movement of talent at a group of major U.S. universities.” This study examined data collected in a recent Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) Consortium survey.

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