Sayali Kukday, Associate Teaching Professor of Biology approaches students in her STEM-oriented online courses with empathy and works hard to instill a feeling of belonging in her learners.
TJ Stewart, Assistant Professor of Student Affairs and Higher Education, converted a face-to-face adjourning activity into its online version to help students recognize and acknowledge each other’s contributions to peer learning.
With the inability to physically travel, Julie Irish, Assistant Professor of Interior Design, developed a virtual field trip in collaboration with ISU’s alumni and design experts, so her students could “see” and “experience” the site they were asked to develop.
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
Maggie LaWare, Associate Professor of English, created a digital site exploration assignment, for her students to explore the interplay of rhetoric and human perception by visiting the virtual recreations of physical spaces in which famous speeches were delivered.
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From May 17-28, Perusall will host Perusall Exchange, an asynchronous social learning conference, with more than 50 sessions across a diverse array of disciplines that highlight innovative pedagogical approaches by instructors using the platform. Visit the Perusall Exchange website to sign up.
Paul Hengesteg shares the following: Originally from Northwood, Iowa. (any fellow north Iowans or Worth Countians out there?). I attended Simpson College (‘ 99) as a Theatre Arts and German double-major ISU has always had a presence in my life. Not only is my sister an alumna of ISU, but I was very active in … Continue reading CELT Teaching Spotlight: Paul Hengesteg
Students are now provided with lifetime access to a read-only copy of any textbook they purchase through Top Hat. With this feature, students have continued access to the textbooks they have purchased even after their course has ended. All questions embedded throughout lifetime access copies of textbooks are locked and all assessment material (such as … Continue reading Top Hat: Lifetime access to textbook copies
The Webex 41.4 update includes the following enhancements to Webex Meetings: Zoom In and Zoom Out in Grid View, Customize the Stage View, Simplified Layout Options, Sync my Stage for Everyone, Customized Layouts Attendee Support, and iPhone Breakout Room Host Support.