Promoting Equity-Minded Institutional Change Overview: Though it feels isolating, if you have ever felt disempowered when helping students navigate systemic problems (e.g., poverty, discrimination) that impede their learning, you are not alone. Next year’s Teaching and Learning Community of Practice (CoP) will provide support and a sense of collective empowerment for those who engage or…Read More Call for 2019-20 Teaching and Learning Community of Practice
Have you ever puzzled over why some students didn’t appear to grasp your expectations for an assignment, while others seemed to “get it”? Ever wondered why it’s the “A” students who show up to your office hours? In 2018-19, the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning will facilitate a teaching and learning community…Read More Teaching and Learning Community: Teaching with Transparency
The 2018-19 Teaching and Learning Community will explore transparency in teaching and learning. Fellows will engage with scholarly research on the impact of transparency in course, outcome, and assignment design and consider how incorporating a transparent framework may promote equity in student learning and success. Fellows will make revisions to one course throughout the year…Read More 2018-19 Theme Announced!
Teaching and Learning Community: Capstone Experiences Purpose: To create a community of practitioners invested in providing learners a cumulative learning experience that integrates learning across the curriculum and promotes the development of the whole person. To share what we learn and what we do with our colleagues. Essential questions: How do we ensure the capstone…Read More 2017-18 Teaching and Learning Community Fellows Program Goals
In 2017-18 the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning will launch its first Teaching and Learning Community, which will explore capstone experiences. The objective of this program is to foster a community of practice among those who teach and administer our new Capstone Experience general education requirement as the first cohorts of students…Read More Teaching and Learning Community: Capstone Experiences