Fall 2014 CELT events

The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching offers various workshops and seminars. Fall semester workshops include:

Wednesday, August 20 - Academic Affairs Retreat (9:00 am - 3:30 pm, Sheldon Ballroom) - afternoon workshops on project-based learning

Friday, August 22 - "Jumpstart on Teaching" - John Kane (12:40 - 1:35 pm, 123 Penfield). 

Thursday, August 28 (postponed) - "The Do's and Don'ts of accommodating students with disabilities" - Starr Wheeler and Patrick Devendorf (12:45 - 1:45, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here: 

Friday, August 29 - Calibrated Peer Review System Pilot - John Kane (12:40 - 1:35, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here:

Wednesday, September 3 - Calibrated Peer Review System Pilot - John Kane (12:40 - 1:35, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here:

Thursday, September 4 - Calibrated Peer Review System Pilot - John Kane (12:45 - 1:45, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here:

Friday, September 5 - "Common myths about teaching and learning" - John Kane (12:40 - 1:35, 123 Penfield).  (watch the video)

Thursday, September 11 - "Using clickers in the classroom" - John Kane (4:00 - 5:00. 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here:

Friday, September 12 - "Using free mobile/web-based polling apps in the classroom" - John Kane (12:40 - 1:35, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here:

Monday, September 15 - COIL project meeting - John Kane (12:40 - 1:35 pm, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here: 

Tuesday, September 16 - COIL project meeting - John Kane (4:00 - 5:00 pm, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here: 

Wednesday, September 17 - Flipping the Classroom - John Kane (12:40 - 1:35 pm, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here:

Wednesday, September 24 - "Planning a WAC Workshop:  Advice for Students About Reading Faculty Comments and Asking for Help" - Stephanie Pritchard, Katie Stout, Ken Nichols, and Melissa Webb (11:30 - 12:30, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here: 

Tuesday, October 14 - "Preparing Effective Materials for Retention, Promotion and Tenure" - Provost Lorrie Clemo and the Deans of each School and College ) (view the PowerPoint slides  and the Criteria for Faculty Personnel Decisions). (4:00, location TBD). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here:

Wednesday, October 29 - "Assessing Student Writing in the Social Sciences and Humanities" - Jennie Han (12:40 - 1:35 pm, 123 Penfield). You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here:

 Date TBD - "Dealing with disruptive behavior in the classroom" - Lisa Evaneski and Brad Korbesmeyer (Time TBD, 123 Penfield).

Thursday, December 4 - "End-of-term wrap up: Sharing first-term experiences" - John Kane (4:00 - 5:00 pm, 123 Penfield). (A new faculty workshop) You may add this to your Google calendar by clicking here: