Learn a step-by-step method for cultivating your students’ creativity in any subject area while deepening their engagement with course content and strengthening their presentation skills. You’ll learn how to use 21st-century approaches and techniques, like transactive thinking and creativity tools, to help your students imagine, innovate, and implement.
This presentation will show you how to enhance your productivity and improve your efficiency by accessing a host of what could easily be described as virtual teaching assistants. You’ll learn how to get help with all the things that matter to you: grading, teaching, interacting with students, conducting research, and kindling students’ interest in learning.
In just 20 minutes, this presentation covers the nature of the Generation C phenomenon and how it relates to classroom management, formative assessment tools, and low- and no-cost techniques for enhancing student engagement. From cell phones to Post-Its, this presentation is full of practical tips on how to connect with students.
You will learn how adaptations of common workforce development practices can help you get more out of your students and help your students get more out of their college experience.
Learn how to use difficult discussions to improve students’ ability to reason—and help them function as respectful members of a civil society.
This presentation equips you with an enlightened understanding of where you are as a teacher, where you want to go, and how to get there. You’ll see how to work around your weaknesses and maybe even accept things you can’t change. You’ll develop different strategies to keep your teaching engaging through midcareer.
Gain multiple tools and school-tested advice for making course evaluations more accurate and informative for faculty members, as well as tips for generating useful feedback from students.
Based on a unique blend of current research and cognitive and educational psychology, this session offers practical and action-oriented techniques instructors in all disciplines can use to increase student engagement.