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Designing Cooperative Learning Experiences

Have you ever been part of a group learning experience and thought that it was very frustrating? This can happen for a variety of reasons that could come from how the…

From  David Favre on 11/30/2021 0 plays 0  

Get in the Flow - Promoting Student Engagement in Online Learning

Are you concerned that your students may not be adequately engaged during online learning activities? Being fully engaged 100% of the time is not a realistic expectation, but there are a variety of…

From  David Favre on 11/16/2021 5 plays 0  

Cultivating Online Learning Communities

Learning communities are a powerful way for people to come together to achieve common learning goals. However, fostering conditions that promote an online community for shared learning and knowledge…

From  David Favre on 11/9/2021 3 plays 0  

Gies Learning and Technology Coffee Hour - November 2021

The Disruption Lab and the eLearning team in Gies have partnered together to offer a series of virtual informational discussions on the latest developments and innovations in educational technology…

From  Tawnya Means on 11/5/2021 3 plays 0  

Creating a Safe and Welcoming Environment

There a many important factors to consider when creating a safe and welcoming environment for your learning community. Emily Knox breaks things down for us with some very helpful strategies.

From  David Favre on 10/1/2021 12 plays 0  

Gies Learning and Technology Coffee Hour - October 2021

The Disruption Lab and the eLearning team in Gies have partnered together to offer a series of virtual informational discussions on the latest developments and innovations in educational technology…

From  Tawnya Means on 10/1/2021 11 plays 0  

Pedagogy and Assessment of Human-Centered Design

Saad Shehab (Siebel Center for Design) Bringing Human-Centered Design (HCD) to educational settings helps students develop human-centered, metacognitive, collaborative, and creative mindsets all of…

From  Ava Wolf on 09/10/2021 11 plays 0  

An Exploration of Multimodal Assignments

Presenters: Robert Baird (CITL), Dawn Bohn (FHSN), Rachel Magee (iSchool), David Mussulman (Engineering/iSchool)Summary: Senior Associate Director Robert Baird will moderate a panel discussion on…

From  Jamie Nelson on 05/6/2021 20 plays 0  

Accessibility, Equity, and UDL: Dos, Don’ts, and Time-Saving Practices

Presenter: Lawrence Angrave (CS) Summary: Students may present a wide range of hidden and non-hidden physical, emotional, and learning disabilities. Lawrence will highlight principles of universal…

From  Jamie Nelson on 04/1/2021 5 plays 0  

Designing Cooperative Learning Experiences

Have you ever been part of a group learning experience and thought that it was very frustrating? This can happen for a variety of reasons that could come from how the group was structured, how group…

From  David Favre on 03/29/2021 11 plays 0  

Developing Your Teaching Presence

Teaching presence strongly impacts the way students build their knowledge in your course. In this session, you will learn how to strategically apply your teaching presence to the critical roles you…

From  David Favre on 03/27/2021 9 plays 0  

Lining Up for Success: Coordinating Effective Teaching and Learning Strategies

Student learning strategies work best when there is strong alignment with instructor teaching strategies. Explicit attention to Bloom's Taxonomy, by instructors when they use Backward Design and…

From  David Favre on 03/25/2021 751 plays 0  

Harnessing the Profound Connection Between Emotion and Learning to Enhance the Success of All Students

Presenter: Shelly Schmidt (FSHN)Summary: Shelly will describe her work on the impactful connections between emotion and learning, and discuss ways to make our college classrooms a safe and authentic…

From  Jamie Nelson on 03/5/2021 13 plays 0  

Cultivating Online Learning Communities

Learning communities are a powerful way for people to come together to achieve common learning goals. However, fostering conditions that promote an online community for shared learning and knowledge…

From  David Favre on 02/26/2021 10 plays 0  

Thinking Creatively about Courses with Labs, Arts, & Fieldwork

The strategies we use for teaching and assessing skills that a physical presence may not easily translate to our new online environment. This workshop will explore creative and strategic approaches…

From  David Favre on 02/11/2021 5 plays 0  

Get in the Flow: Promoting Student Engagement in Online Learning

Are you concerned that your students may not be adequately engaged during online learning activities? Being fully engaged 100% of the time is not a realistic expectation, but there are a variety of…

From  David Favre on 02/9/2021 26 plays 0  

Effective and Efficient Teaching for Student Success

Presenter: Emily Knox (iSchool) Summary: Teaching is a skill acquired over time, often through the development of tacit knowledge, and can be difficult to articulate. Emily will tease apart this…

From  Jamie Nelson on 02/4/2021 18 plays 0  

Remote Teaching in Times of COVID-19

COVID-19 presented the university educators with a unique set of academic challenges. Please join the CGS-funded faculty and instructors for a discussion of the issues they faced and the insights…

From  Maria Dorofeeva on 02/4/2021 11 plays 0  

Dealing with Challenging Situations in Face-to-Face and Online Classrooms

Disruptive student behaviors can present serious challenges to a positive learning environment. These challenging situations can occur in both face-to-face and online learning contexts. In this…

From  David Favre on 01/28/2021 7 plays 0  

Objects and Examples Make Abstract Concepts More Accessible

Kim Sheahan, Assistant Director of Education, Spurlock Museum

From  David Favre on 01/4/2021 34 plays 0  

Storytelling Creates Connections for Students

Kim Sheahan, Assistant Director of Education, Spurlock Museum.

From  David Favre on 01/4/2021 30 plays 0  

Teaching Using a Fill-in-the-Blank Notebook - In Person and Online

Karle Flanagan, Senior Instructor, Department of Statistics

From  David Favre on 12/17/2020 81 plays 0  

Immersion and Engagement: Teaching through Games & Simulations

Presenters: Judith Pintar (iSchool) & Dan Steward (Sociology) Summary: Judith and Dan will discuss the ways they use games to enhance learning, including table top role-playing to teach about…

From  Jamie Nelson on 12/4/2020 23 plays 0  

Group Projects that Deepen Learning

Presenter: Leon Liebenberg (MechSE) Summary: Concerned by a growing sense of emotional disconnect among his students online, Leon responded by developing a series of scaffolded mini-projects as a…

From  Jamie Nelson on 11/5/2020 51 plays 0