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CELT Faculty Spotlight: Kelly Reddy-Best

Dr. Kelly Reddy-Best, Associate Professor, Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management; and Director and Curator, Textiles and Clothing Museum has spent four years teaching at Iowa State University. Reddy-Best’s advice for teaching: What excites you about teaching and learning? Meeting the students and watching them grasp and learn from the materials and activities in … Continue reading CELT Faculty Spotlight: Kelly Reddy-Best

First year of inclusive classroom training is complete (Inside Iowa State)

Originally published for Inside Iowa State on Oct. 22, 2020 By Jeff Budlong October 22, 2020 Neither a pandemic nor a derecho could keep the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) from completing the first year of inclusive classroom training. The annual training, a one or one-and-a-half hour session conducted for all 56 … Continue reading First year of inclusive classroom training is complete (Inside Iowa State)

Attend the Diversifying your syllabus webinar with Dr. Noreen Rodriguez, Nov. 2 (1:10-2:10 p.m.)

Webinar, Diversifying Your Syllabus (Noreen Rodriguez) Nov. 2 (1:10-2:10 p.m., Use this Zoom registration form) Diversifying your syllabus involves more than simply including diverse and Indigenous scholars and/or topics in your course materials. Rather, it recognizes that there are diverse perspectives of what constitutes reality and what constitutes knowledge within a discipline or in course … Continue reading Attend the Diversifying your syllabus webinar with Dr. Noreen Rodriguez, Nov. 2 (1:10-2:10 p.m.)

CELT-help’s most frequently asked questions for October 2020

Do you wonder what questions were asked via celt-help@iastate.edu most during October? Below are the questions in no particular order. To find your answers, use the CELT search (upper right corner of the site) or click on the link below. How do I use a grading scheme in Canvas? What is a grade posting policy … Continue reading CELT-help’s most frequently asked questions for October 2020

Six must-knows about Canvas right now (Teaching Tip)

In response to changes made by Canvas and faculty feedback, here are six must-knows about Canvas right now. This information will assist you whether you are new to teaching with Canvas or have many years of experience. Represent grades accurately in Canvas. To align the student and instructor views, make sure you assign students a … Continue reading Six must-knows about Canvas right now (Teaching Tip)

David Cantor

Improve teaching online with these three resources, Dr. David Cantor

Dr. David Cantor, Professor of Supply Chain Management & Mark & Terri Walker Professorship in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (Ivy College of Business) along with Lauren Eliscu, Teaching Assistant (Supply Chain Management) here at Iowa State. Cantor shares how to improve teaching online with these three resources in this Tip for Teaching video (8 mins).

CELT Call for Teaching Briefs: Teaching through the Pandemic (Due on Oct. 30)

Authors at any stage of their academic and teaching careers are welcome to submit to the CELT Call for Teaching Briefs: Teaching through the Pandemic, effective practices from Iowa State University’s instructors, and online and hybrid course modalities. The collection focuses on practical advice, solutions, and implementations, exploring the topic from a broad array of … Continue reading CELT Call for Teaching Briefs: Teaching through the Pandemic (Due on Oct. 30)