Monday, September 26, 2011

'Our Best Work: A Celebration of Innovations in Teaching and Learning'

The Office of the Provost and the Distinguished Teaching Humanist are pleased to present an opportunity to learn in an informal setting about some of the interesting innovations undertaken by your colleagues in the last year.

Our Best Work: A Celebration of Innovations in Teaching and Learning
will take place on Monday, Sept. 26, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the 1877 Club in the Harry Jack Gray Center.

All full-time and part-time faculty are welcome to attend. Feel free to join in anytime between 3 and 5 p.m., and stay for as long or as little as your schedule allows.

Each of the presenters will be at a table, with a poster and other materials, so you can move around the room at your own pace. Presenters will include recipients of the Innovations in Teaching and Learning Awards, Engaged Learning Fellowships, and Educational Technology Grants. Topics covered will include:

• Contextual Approaches to Problem Solving

• Service Learning

• International Service Learning

• Interdisciplinary Service Learning

• Problem-Based Learning

• Personal Response Systems

• Working with Primary Sources

• Computer-Based Simulations

• Teaching Structure through Sculpture

Refreshments will be served.

If you have any questions, please contact Cheryl MacMath at or 860.768.4504.

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