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Date: Monday, February 24th, 2020 Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm (Pizza at 11:30, Presentation and Discussion at 12:00) *Please bring your own cup for drinks Location: Bond Life Sciences Center, Room 572 Speakers: Dr. Bethany Stone, Teaching Professor of Biological Sciences, Division of Biological Sciences Dr. Stephen Klien, Assistant Teaching Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Communication Topic: TFELT: Finding Better Ways to Evaluate Teaching at MU How do you know if your teaching is effective? How well is your work as a teacher evaluated at MU? Our university is on a path to create a comprehensive method for evaluating teaching effectiveness, which will align to a meaningful recognition and reward structure for distinction in teaching. In addition to research-established best practices and models from peer institutions, the Task Force to Enhance Learning and Teaching (TFELT) is relying on the expertise and creativity of our own excellent instructors. Come learn more about TFELT’s work and provide your input into this important campus initiative.

TFELT: Finding Better Ways to Evaluate Teaching at MU

Date: Monday, February 24th, 2020 Time:11:30 am – 1:00 pm (Pizza at 11:30, Presentation and Discussion at 12:00) *Please bring your own cup for drinks Location:  Bond Life Sciences Center, Room 572 Dr. Bethany Stone, Teaching Professor of Biological Sciences, Division of Biological Sciences Dr. Stephen Klien, Assistant Teaching Professor, Director…

Online Problem-Based Learning: We Caught a Unicorn!

Special Guests: Lea Wood, DNP, MS(N)-RN, Assistant Teaching Professor Laura Foley, Instructional Designer Amanda Stafford, Instructional Designer Description: Group projects often elicit groans from students. We found a way to change that in a way that meaningful to learners in an…

Leading in Place: Promoting Change from the Bottom Up: Interested in inclusive reform for campuses? In this talk, Jamie Lester will present research on grassroots organizational change in colleges and universities. She will also offer tactics for others to successfully create change across a range of initiatives.

October 18: Dr. Jamie Lester, George Mason University

Dr. Jaime Lester, GMU 11-12, Monsanto auditorium (Co-hosted by HHMI Inclusive Excellence Summit and Abell Conversations)   Interested in inclusive reform for campuses? In this talk, Jamie Lester will present research on grassroots organizational change in colleges and universities. She…