CELT News

Student taking selfie at a graduation ceremony at Iowa State University

Congratulations on the end of this historic academic year (Teaching Tip)

Congratulations on the end of this historic academic year We did it! We persevered as educators, learners, and members of the Cyclone community. Celebrate innovation; see our first collection of CELT Teaching Briefs from our faculty and teaching community. This collection reminds us of the importance of student engagement, community building, and practice –the same powerful pedagogies adapted … Continue reading Congratulations on the end of this historic academic year (Teaching Tip)

Morrill Hall at Iowa State University

CELT is hiring a Communication Specialist II

CELT is seeking a dedicated communications specialist II to work on internal and external communications projects. This position develops new and revised content for the CELT website, teaching tips, social media, and other outlets. Also, they will handle logistics and scheduling for CELT programs. For the job description and application process, review the CELT Communication … Continue reading CELT is hiring a Communication Specialist II

Effective assessments in an asynchronous, online, large-enrollment chemistry course

Effective assessments in an asynchronous, online, large-enrollment chemistry course, Dr. Cristina Bonaccorsi and Ritushree Chatterjee

Cristina Bonaccorsi, Associate Teaching Professor of Chemistry, and Ritushree Chatterjee, Senior Instructional Designer, ELO, detail different assessment strategies to evaluate learning progress and communicate frequent and constructive feedback, affording students numerous opportunities to self-correct and reflect.

Piazza to the rescue: Being a present Math instructor

Piazza to the rescue: Being a present Math instructor, Dr. Timothy H. McNicholl

A Collection of Teaching Advice: Teaching through the Pandemic Piazza to the rescue: Being a present Math instructor, Dr. Timothy H. McNicholl Timothy McNicholl, Professor of Mathematics, provided many opportunities for his students to assume active roles in their learning with Piazza, an instructional chat platform.  Listen to the audio Listen to the Piazza to … Continue reading Piazza to the rescue: Being a present Math instructor, Dr. Timothy H. McNicholl