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Designing Learning Spaces for Optimal Student Engagement

  • FEBRUARY 7 | 9:00 AM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

In this live online seminar, we will discuss some of the principles that should be considered when designing learning spaces and share some examples of learning spaces that have been used to not only increase collaboration and engagement in the classroom but prepare students for similar work environments when they graduate.

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Understanding Open Educational Resources (OER): A Powerful Solution for Both Faculty and Students

  • FEBRUARY 13 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

In this live online seminar, we’ll examine the research on Open Educational Resources (OER) usage in collegiate classes and their impact on student retention and success.

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Teaching Underprepared Students to Take Control of Their Learning by Developing Metacognitive Skills

  • FEBRUARY 20 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

Metacognition has been strongly linked with improved GPAs, college readiness, and retention; however, faculty are often unaware of how to purposefully instill and foster these abilities in students. This live seminar will provide specific strategies to build these necessary competencies.

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Understanding Negative and Toxic Leadership and How to Overcome It

  • FEBRUARY 25 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

For leaders and aspiring leaders who want to grow in their position and help others do the same, this live online seminar examines the negative or toxic attributes of leadership and will help you avoid these traits through a lens of “what not to do.”

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Title IX Procedures: Reviewing the Final Regulation and What Your Institution Needs to Do to Comply

  • FEBRUARY 27 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

With anticipated announced changes to Title IX regulations and requirements in early 2020, you'll get an overview of the new changes issued by the U.S. Department of Education from a tenured expert in this field and learn how these changes will impact your institution and what you need to do to comply to this final regulation.

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Practical Ways to Support First-Generation College Students in the College Classroom

  • MARCH 5 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

In this live seminar, you will learn about the challenges that exist for first-generation college students and the support structures that can help them succeed.

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Assessment Strategies for Mastery Learning in Large Session Classes

  • MARCH 11 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

For educators teaching large-session classes who are interested in implementing mastery learning but feel restricted by the instructor/student ratio, this online seminar offers strategies to implement mastery learning assessments in large enrollment classes.

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Hidden Disabilities: Navigating the Need for Disability Support on Campus

  • APRIL 9 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

Cognitive disabilities are often “hidden”—if not disclosed by the student, then an educator may not be aware of the barriers to learning that exist. This online seminar addresses some of the most common eligible accommodations to assist students with disabilities and how to use these accommodations in the classroom.

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2020 Teaching Professor Conference

  • MAY 29-31, 2020
  • ATLANTA, GA

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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2020 Leadership in Higher Education Conference

  • OCTOBER 1-3, 2020
  • BALTIMORE, MD

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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2020 National Conference on Student Leadership

  • NOVEMBER 20-22, 2020
  • 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

2020 Teaching Professor Conference

  • MAY 29-31, 2020
  • ATLANTA, GA

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.

LEARN MORE

2020 Leadership in Higher Education Conference

  • OCTOBER 1-3, 2020
  • BALTIMORE, MD

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.

LEARN MORE

2020 National Conference on Student Leadership

  • NOVEMBER 20-22, 2020
  • 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.

LEARN MORE

Online Seminars

Designing Learning Spaces for Optimal Student Engagement

  • FEBRUARY 7 | 9:00 AM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

In this live online seminar, we will discuss some of the principles that should be considered when designing learning spaces and share some examples of learning spaces that have been used to not only increase collaboration and engagement in the classroom but prepare students for similar work environments when they graduate.

LEARN MORE

Understanding Open Educational Resources (OER): A Powerful Solution for Both Faculty and Students

  • FEBRUARY 13 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

In this live online seminar, we’ll examine the research on Open Educational Resources (OER) usage in collegiate classes and their impact on student retention and success.

LEARN MORE

Teaching Underprepared Students to Take Control of Their Learning by Developing Metacognitive Skills

  • FEBRUARY 20 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

Metacognition has been strongly linked with improved GPAs, college readiness, and retention; however, faculty are often unaware of how to purposefully instill and foster these abilities in students. This live seminar will provide specific strategies to build these necessary competencies.

LEARN MORE

Understanding Negative and Toxic Leadership and How to Overcome It

  • FEBRUARY 25 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

For leaders and aspiring leaders who want to grow in their position and help others do the same, this live online seminar examines the negative or toxic attributes of leadership and will help you avoid these traits through a lens of “what not to do.”

LEARN MORE

Title IX Procedures: Reviewing the Final Regulation and What Your Institution Needs to Do to Comply

  • FEBRUARY 27 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

With anticipated announced changes to Title IX regulations and requirements in early 2020, you'll get an overview of the new changes issued by the U.S. Department of Education from a tenured expert in this field and learn how these changes will impact your institution and what you need to do to comply to this final regulation.

LEARN MORE

Practical Ways to Support First-Generation College Students in the College Classroom

  • MARCH 5 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

In this live seminar, you will learn about the challenges that exist for first-generation college students and the support structures that can help them succeed.

LEARN MORE

Assessment Strategies for Mastery Learning in Large Session Classes

  • MARCH 11 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

For educators teaching large-session classes who are interested in implementing mastery learning but feel restricted by the instructor/student ratio, this online seminar offers strategies to implement mastery learning assessments in large enrollment classes.

LEARN MORE

Hidden Disabilities: Navigating the Need for Disability Support on Campus

  • APRIL 9 | 1:00 PM CENTRAL | 60 MINUTES

Cognitive disabilities are often “hidden”—if not disclosed by the student, then an educator may not be aware of the barriers to learning that exist. This online seminar addresses some of the most common eligible accommodations to assist students with disabilities and how to use these accommodations in the classroom.

LEARN MORE