If you don’t like sappy puns, you better leaf right now. October brings with it some cooler temperatures and these great offerings and events from the Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence that you really AUTUMN know about:
• Fall 2020 Courses for Teaching and Learning are still open for enrollment. Topics include:
º Active Learning in the Online Environment
º Hyflex Teaching
º Introduction to Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
º Collaboration Theories and Tools
º Collaborative Note-Taking
º Teaching with Microsoft 365
º Applying UDL Principles and Guidelines in Course Planning
• Register for our Base Camps series with 30- or 60-minute presentations on:
º Zoom Polling - 10/7 @ 12:00 PM
º Digital Post-It Boards - 10/12 @ 10:00 AM
º D2L Feedback - 10/14 @ 2:00 PM
º D2L Intelligent Agents - 10/22 @ 1:30 PM – Tools to help you monitor student progress.
º Digital Wellness - 10/28 @ 12:00 PM – Taking care of yourself is important. What steps should we be taking to make sure we are at our best with the stresses of a new teaching modality, life in a pandemic, and the general stresses of life? Join us for a relaxing half-hour session with Brandy Pollicita as she discusses what it means to be well in this digital age.
Check out our recent blog post titled Mid-Term Course Feedback: A Professor’s Best Friend. This feedback provides the instructor with valuable information and is a great opportunity to connect with students.
Whether you’re ready to smash PUMPKINS or SQUASH your goals this semester, the CTLE team is here to help make this semester end APPLE-ly ever after. We be-LEAF in you!