Friday, Sept. 14, 3:30-5:00 p.m., Sophie Kerr Room
Faculty workshop on “How Wellness and Work/Life Balance Can Make You More Productive” with Brian Smallwood (UNLV).
Monday, Sept, 17, 11:30-12:30, Hynson Faculty Lounge
Masticate and confabulate, Topic: Homework/Class preparation work: What, How, and Why?
Thurs., Sep. 20, 9:00-9:30, Smith 226
CTL Bitesize*: Martín Ponti (Mod Lang) and Mindy Reynolds (BIO), “Testing for learning, not assessment.”
Thursday, Oct. 4, 4:00-5:00, Hodson Faculty Lounge
Faculty discussion on “Understanding today’s students: How to reach them, how to teach them” with Andrea Vassar (Assistant Dean for the First-Year Experience).
Wed., Oct. 24, 11:30-12:30, Hynson Faculty Lounge
Masticate and confabulate, Topic: Class Participation and Engagement
Friday, Oct. 26, 8:30-9:00, Smith 226
CTL Bitesize*: Raven Bishop (Academic Technology), “New Realities: Augmented & Virtual Reality in Instruction.”
Thursday, Nov. 8 9:00-9:30, Smith 226
CTL Bitesize*: Alicia Kozma (CMS) and John Boyd (Writing Center), “No More Painful Student Presentations.”
Thursday, Nov. 15
11:30-12:30, Hynson Faculty Lounge
Masticate and confabulate, Topic “Encouraging Student Metacognition.”
3:45-4:45, Sophie Kerr Room, Trans-friendly pedagogy: Panel with students from TaNGO
Friday., Nov. 30, 8:30-9:00, Smith 226
CTL Bitesize*: “Innovative Pedagogy Awards: Projects by Julie Wills (ART) and Courtney Rydel (ENG).”
Wed. Dec. 5, 11:30-12:30, Hynson Faculty Lounge
Masticate and confabulate, Topic: Classroom Assessment Techniques
* The CTL Bitesize are 30-minute sessions designed to jump start conversations and reflections about teaching. Come join us, grab a coffee and a snack, and take a few minutes of your day to think about how you can build on your skills.