Fall 2019 Course Topics & Meeting Dates
Teaching to the Brain - 5 weeks: September 14th - October 18th, 2019
Designed for faculty to learn more about pedagogy. Faculty will examine innovative teaching strategies supported by research within the fields of cognitive psychology and the neuroscience of learning.
Face-to-Face Meeting date: Friday, October 18th from 8am (breakfast 8:00-8:30 am) to 11:30 am.
Building a Community of Learners - 5 weeks: October 19th - November 22nd, 2019
Provides faculty with evidence-based strategies for building a community of learners, in which all students are welcomed and included, whether in a face-to-face or online learning course environment.
Face-to-Face Meeting date: Friday, November 22nd from 8am (breakfast 8:00-8:30 am) to 11:30 am.
Spring 2020 Courses and Course Meeting Dates
Engaging Students for Learning - 5 weeks: January 31st – March 6th, 2020
Designed for faculty to learn more about teaching strategies that engage students and deepen student learning of course outcomes in face-to-face and online courses.
Face-to-Face Meeting date: Friday, March 6th from 8am (breakfast 8:00-8:30AM) to 11:30am.
Assessing Students’ Learning - 5 weeks: March 23rd – April 24th, 2020
Designed for faculty to examine the uses of assessment evidence-based practices and strategies to enhance student learning.
Face-to-Face Meeting date: Friday, April 24th from 8am (breakfast 8:00-8:30am) to 11:30am.