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  • Closing the Loop √ §

    Using Evidence from Direct Measures to Improve Learning
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    As scholars, we use evidence to make claims, propose new ideas, and avoid re-inventing the wheel. Through our assessment of student learning we apply this practice to our teaching efforts. At...
    Posted: July 26, 2017 2:08 PM
  • Scholarship of Teaching & Learning √ § (DATE CHANGED!)

    Will changes in your teaching improve student learning?
    Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Do you sometimes find yourself wondering how students learn in your class? Have you ever analyzed your students' assignments looking for clues about that? Are you interested in finding out whether...
    Posted: July 24, 2017 10:49 AM
  • ROOM CHANGE: Bring Your Best Idea √ §

    If Only Students Would Do the Reading!
    Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Haveyou ever planned a class activity around assigned reading, only to have it flop because students hadn't done the reading, or hadn't grasped key ideas in it? If so, how did you address it? How...
    Posted: July 26, 2017 2:06 PM
  • Flipping the Classroom Part 3: Fall Book Discussion-WED √ §

    Flipped Learning: A Guide for Higher Education Faculty
    Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    For the third in the series of programs on Flipping the Classroom, join your colleagues for a discussion of the book, Flipped Learning: A Guide for Higher Education Faculty by Robert Talbert,...
    Posted: July 28, 2017 8:39 AM
  • Iron Chef Session: Promoting Students' Responsibility √ §

    A group challenge, complicated by a “secret ingredient!"
    Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Join colleagues to creatively and collaboratively explore the theme of promoting students' responsibility for their learning by participating in a small-group situational challenge, complicated...
    Posted: July 26, 2017 1:59 PM
  • Flipping the Classroom Part 3: Fall Book Discussion-THUR √ §

    Flipped Learning: A Guide for Higher Education Faculty
    Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    For the third in the series of programs on Flipping the Classroom, join your colleagues for a discussion of the book, Flipped Learning: A Guide for Higher Education Faculty by Robert Talbert,...
    Posted: July 26, 2017 1:44 PM
  • Scholarship of Teaching & Learning √ §

    Will changes in your teaching improve student learning?
    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Do you sometimes find yourself wondering how students learn in your class? Have you ever analyzed your students' assignments looking for clues about that? Are you interested in finding out whether...
    Posted: July 24, 2017 10:46 AM
  • Fourth Annual Provost's Teaching & Learning Symposium √ § Ͼ

    Featuring a Keynote from Dr. Saundra McGuire
    Friday, September 22, 2017 at 8:45 AM - 2:15 PM
    Please join us for the fourth annual Provost's Teaching and Learning Symposium!  This symposium, part of the Hrabowski Innovation Fund initiative, will bring together UMBC faculty and staff to...
    Posted: July 26, 2017 11:28 AM
  • Leading in Academia *

    What We Didn’t Learn in Grad School, But Wish We Had!
    Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Interested in learning how to effectively lead colleagues, students, even senior administrators? Curious to know how leadership differs from management? Intrigued by the premise that becoming a...
    Posted: August 1, 2017 11:16 AM
  • Crafting Effective Writing Assignments * √ § Ͼ

    Create writing assignments to deepen understanding
    Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Join FDC and Writing Center staff to learn how to create writing assignments that scaffold students’ writing skills, deepen their understanding and connection to the subject at hand, and prepare...
    Posted: July 26, 2017 1:36 PM