Upcoming Events

Creating and Managing Activities in Blackboard

Creating and Managing Activities in Blackboard 8/2 12pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Interested in keeping student work all in one place? Blackboard helps you collect assignments and create opportunities for student-student interaction. ...

Virtually at: https://philau.zoom.us/j/455563877  
Camp EdVenture

Camp EdVenture 8/4 8:30am

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Come join us for an interactive day of exploring course design, active learning and assessment ideas to bring back to your classroom. This will be a place to...

Tuttleman Center, Room 209  
Making Your Blackboard Course Visually Pleasing

Making Your Blackboard Course Visually Pleasing 8/9 12pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Interested in adding more than just text to your Blackboard course content? In this session, we’ll explore strategies that enhance readability, reduce...

Virtually at: https://philau.zoom.us/j/444632796  
Creating a Welcome Video for Your Course

Creating a Welcome Video for Your Course 8/16 12pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Creating a Welcome Video for your course provides students with a sense of community and instructor presence. In this session, we’ll take a look at best...

Virtually at:https://philau.zoom.us/j/579621855  
Managing Blackboard’s Grade Center

Managing Blackboard’s Grade Center 9/6 12pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Overwhelmed by all of the options in the Grade Center? In this workshop, we’ll explore some of the essentials to make grading easier and more efficient. ...

Virtually at: https://philau.zoom.us/j/842755774  
Weekly Fall Semester Reading and Implementation Group: Developing Learner-Centered Teaching

Weekly Fall Semester Reading and Implementation... 9/12 11am

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Committing to every Tuesday in the fall 2017 semester, a group of faculty and staff congregate over free lunch to discuss and implement strategies from...

Kanbar Campus Center, Room 302  
Providing Feedback to Students

Providing Feedback to Students 9/13 12pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Blackboard provides options for giving students constructive feedback. Rubrics, Grade Center feedback, and inline commenting all help you to keep students...

Virtually at: https://philau.zoom.us/j/980252321  
Fantastic Resources and Where to Find Them!

Fantastic Resources and Where to Find Them! 9/14 12:30pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Join your campus librarians as we journey across the campus disciplines highlighting the top resources available for your research and courses. This...

Paul J. Gutman Library, Instruction Space  
Weekly Fall Semester Reading and Implementation Group: Diversity, Inclusivity and Social Justice in the Classroom and on Campus

Weekly Fall Semester Reading and Implementation... 9/18 1pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

This reading and implementation group will read a book centric to diversity, social justice, and inclusivity issues in the classroom and on campus....

 
Executive Function-- What Do Air Traffic Controllers, Conductors and Executives have in common?

Executive Function-- What Do Air Traffic... 9/19 3:30pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

Why do some college students struggle with prioritizing, time management, organization, and sustaining effort or attention? These struggles could be the...

Paul J. Gutman Library, Instruction Space  
Identifying Misconceptions: Tools for Checking Student Understanding

Identifying Misconceptions: Tools for Checking... 9/20 12pm

Meeting, Presentation, Show, Seminar, Conference, Of special interest to, FacStaff, Faculty, Staff, Nexus Learning / Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning

How do you know students are getting it? How do students know they’re getting it? Tools such as polls and quizzes can help instructors identify...

Virtually at: https://philau.zoom.us/j/742598285