Workshops & Events

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Tuesday
March 26, 2019
This workshop is for those who are new to teaching, new to teaching in the US, or who are new to using active learning strategies. The participants will experience some basic active learning...
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Nolte Center 140
Wednesday
March 27, 2019
A typical course has a number of digital elements, including documents, readings, course websites, videos and slides. Digital accessibility refers to the ability of these elements to be easily...
12:00pm to 1:15pm
Online
Monday
April 1, 2019
Students don't arrive in your classrooms as empty slates - rather, they bring with them many ideas, thoughts, and beliefs about the topics in your courses. In this workshop, we will discuss how this...
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Nolte Center 140
Tuesday
April 2, 2019
This workshop is designed to help faculty who have little to no experience teaching in an active learning classroom (ALC) prepare for facilitating student learning in this new space. We will discuss...
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Mayo D325
Wednesday
April 3, 2019
Teaching online and using online course management systems to teach face-to-face requires instructors to take on different roles in order to facilitate meaningful learning experiences. In addition to...
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Online
Thursday
April 4, 2019
Articles: The influence of active learning practices on student anxiety in large-enrollment college science classrooms; Beyond Cultural Competence: Critical Consciousness, Social Justice, and...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Wednesday
April 10, 2019
Have you heard the term "flipped classroom" and wondered what this practice is and how it might relate to your own teaching? This workshop explores the concept of the flipped classroom and considers...
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Appleby Hall Room 3
Thursday
April 11, 2019
Learn how to use 5 tools for teaching critical thinking: 1) Bloom’s Taxonomy to define critical thinking; 2) Angelo & Cross’s Classroom Assessment Techniques to promote critical thinking in small...
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Nolte Center 140
Monday
April 15, 2019
***New workshop topic*** Words are only part of the message; your tone of voice communicates volumes in U.S. academic settings. Learn how intonation (voice variation) may influence your interaction...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Walter Library 101
Thursday
April 18, 2019
Expand your repertoire of basic discussion tips, strategies, and tools guaranteed to actively engage students representing diverse backgrounds and knowledge levels in your class. This webinar is...
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Online
Tuesday
April 23, 2019
Topic/article: “ Best Practices Framework for Online Faculty Professional Development: A Delphi Study ” published in Online Learning Journal . In this article the authors used the Delphi Method, a...
11:00am to 12:00pm
In-person & Online
Wednesday
May 29, 2019
Topic/article: “ How Visual Displays Affect Cognitive Processing ” published in Educational Psychology Review . The authors describe common types of visual displays and the ways each influence...
11:00am to 12:00pm
In-person & Online