Category: Teaching News

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ISU Psychology Department Seeking Research Participants

Dr. Jason Chan and graduate student Dahwi Ahn in the Department of Psychology at Iowa State University seek instructors who taught during Fall 2019, Spring 2020, and/or Fall 2020. Dr. Chan and Dahwi are looking to connect to have a conversation to gauge the level of interest in research participation for their study. Their research … Continue reading ISU Psychology Department Seeking Research Participants

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New tutorials and videos explain your classroom technology (ITS)

Technology for the General University Classrooms (GUC) is administered by the Audiovisual Experience Team with Information Technology. Information technology services (ITS) has created two video tutorials, 3-4 minutes in length, for faculty and instructors about using audiovisual technology in general university (GUC) classrooms. The videos are captioned and available on the ITS YouTube Channel and … Continue reading New tutorials and videos explain your classroom technology (ITS)

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NCORE Webinar – Mindfully Resolving Cross-Cultural Conflicts in the Classroom

The National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE) is offering a free webinar on Wednesday, September 1 from 3:00-4:30 p.m. CST titled Mindfully Resolving Cross-Cultural Conflicts in the Classroom. The presenter for this webinar will be Lee Mun Wah, who is noted on the NCORE website as: an internationally renowned Chinese American documentary filmmaker, author, poet, Asian folk teller, … Continue reading NCORE Webinar – Mindfully Resolving Cross-Cultural Conflicts in the Classroom

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Syllabus Statements in Canvas

Today, Syllabus Statements in Canvas will be available to all Canvas courses. Syllabus Statements will feature the required and recommended syllabus statements in Canvas as a way to communicate consistent messaging to students. This option can be found in your Canvas course navigation on the left side of your page. For all new Canvas courses, … Continue reading Syllabus Statements in Canvas

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Ball State University Seeking Faculty Research Participants

If you are a faculty member who has taught at least one college-level class as the primary instructor, you’re eligible to participate in a research study being conducted by Ball State University (BSU). Kelsey Thiem and Mary Kite of BSU are exploring faculty views and practices about sharing teaching materials. The study takes place via … Continue reading Ball State University Seeking Faculty Research Participants

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Professional development opportunities for deeper learning with CELT

Are your faculty interested in exploring professional development opportunities with CELT? Applications to each of these three key programs are due by August 1, with notification of status occurring by August 15. Click the links below to learn more about each program. Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Scholars ProgramThe SoTL Scholars Program involves faculty … Continue reading Professional development opportunities for deeper learning with CELT