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Identifying and Eliminating Common Administrative Barriers for Transgender Students

  • JANUARY 10, 2019 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

In this seminar, participants will learn about the variety of administrative barriers facing transgender students at colleges and universities across the country. Examples of some barriers that will be discussed include the following: obtaining name changes on ID cards and administrative forms, navigating various online systems that retain and re-populate student demographic information, ensuring the correct and inclusive use of names and pronouns in the classroom, and accessing comprehensive and inclusive campus healthcare options.

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Student Technology Skills: Expectations vs. Reality

  • JANUARY 17, 2019 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

The main takeaway participants have is a new knowledge about their students’ true level of digital competency. Participants will understand that, in many ways, the related skill sets that students are being taught in their courses with us are not the kinds of skills that their future employers most value. Faculty, staff, and students will better understand the need for more thorough and specific technology/digital competency education in academia.

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7 Things to Consider Before Developing an Online Course

  • JANUARY 31, 2019 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

The ideas and strategies covered in this workshop should help make the course development process smoother and more effective.

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Online Engagement and Assimilation Strategies For Nontraditional and Marginalized Students

  • FEBRUARY 7 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

Learn how to increase support for marginalized students taking online courses. The strategies and discussions presented will support diverse populations and increase positive learning outcomes in online environments.

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2019 Teaching Professor Conference

  • JUNE 7-9, 2019
  • NEW ORLEANS, LA

Founded in 2003, The Teaching Professor Conference provides a thought-provoking and stimulating forum for educators of all disciplines and experience levels to share best practices that advance college teaching and learning.

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2019 Leadership in Higher Education Conference

  • OCTOBER 3-5, 2019
  • ST. LOUIS, MO

This two-and-a-half-day event explores the groundbreaking strategies, influential trends, and best practices that define effective leadership at the college and university levels today.

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2019 National Conference on Student Leadership

  • NOVEMBER 15-17, 2018
  • ORLANDO, FL

The National Conference on Student Leadership (NCSL) brings together collegiate student leaders and campus professionals to learn effective, heart-centered leadership skills directly from cutting-edge innovators in industry, education, and the nonprofit sector.

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Conferences

2019 Teaching Professor Conference

  • JUNE 7-9, 2019
  • NEW ORLEANS, LA

Founded in 2003, The Teaching Professor Conference provides a thought-provoking and stimulating forum for educators of all disciplines and experience levels to share best practices that advance college teaching and learning.

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2019 Leadership in Higher Education Conference

  • OCTOBER 3-5, 2019
  • ST. LOUIS, MO

This two-and-a-half-day event explores the groundbreaking strategies, influential trends, and best practices that define effective leadership at the college and university levels today.

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2019 National Conference on Student Leadership

  • NOVEMBER 22-24, 2019
  • ORLANDO, FL

The National Conference on Student Leadership (NCSL) brings together collegiate student leaders and campus professionals to learn effective, heart-centered leadership skills directly from cutting-edge innovators in industry, education, and the nonprofit sector.

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Online Seminars

Identifying and Eliminating Common Administrative Barriers for Transgender Students

  • JANUARY 10, 2019 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

In this seminar, participants will learn about the variety of administrative barriers facing transgender students at colleges and universities across the country. Examples of some barriers that will be discussed include the following: obtaining name changes on ID cards and administrative forms, navigating various online systems that retain and re-populate student demographic information, ensuring the correct and inclusive use of names and pronouns in the classroom, and accessing comprehensive and inclusive campus healthcare options.

LEARN MORE

Student Technology Skills: Expectations vs. Reality

  • JANUARY 17, 2019 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

The main takeaway participants have is a new knowledge about their students’ true level of digital competency. Participants will understand that, in many ways, the related skill sets that students are being taught in their courses with us are not the kinds of skills that their future employers most value. Faculty, staff, and students will better understand the need for more thorough and specific technology/digital competency education in academia.

LEARN MORE

7 Things to Consider Before Developing an Online Course

  • JANUARY 31, 2019 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

The ideas and strategies covered in this workshop should help make the course development process smoother and more effective.

LEARN MORE

Online Engagement and Assimilation Strategies For Nontraditional and Marginalized Students

  • FEBRUARY 7 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

Learn how to increase support for marginalized students taking online courses. The strategies and discussions presented will support diverse populations and increase positive learning outcomes in online environments.

LEARN MORE