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  • Using Humor to Engage Students in the Classroom
    • Using Humor to Engage Students in the Classroom
    • Using Humor to Engage Students in the Classroom

    • $39.00$799.00
    • For teaching professors who are faced with student apathy or lack of engagement, this online seminar provides a strategy based on humor that not only increases student engagement, but also contributes to students' improved recall, comprehension, and satisfaction.
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  • How to Facilitate Social Justice Exercises and Programs
    • How to Facilitate Social Justice Exercises and Programs
    • How to Facilitate Social Justice Exercises and Programs

    • $39.00$299.00
    • More and more student affairs professionals today are being asked to facilitate training sessions on social justice-related issues due to growing interest in the areas of diversity and inclusion. This facilitation can be challenging, given the sensitive nature of the topic and how quickly this field is evolving. Our experienced trainers provide you with a broader understanding of how to create and facilitate successful workshops.
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  • Faculty Evaluation and Review: Guidelines for Getting it Right
    • Faculty Evaluation and Review: Guidelines for Getting it Right
    • Faculty Evaluation and Review: Guidelines for Getting it Right

    • $39.00$799.00
    • Discrimination, litigation, and accusations—faculty evaluations can have negative consequences when conducted incorrectly. For deans and department chairs, developing a good faculty evaluation process is crucial to the health of the department and college as a whole. Take steps to ensure you get it right, because well-conducted evaluations don't just avoid problems—they inspire individual faculty and elevate entire departments.
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  • Leading Change: A Framework for Department Chairs
    • Leading Change: A Framework for Department Chairs
    • Leading Change: A Framework for Department Chairs

    • $39.00$799.00
    • Colleges and universities are confronting the need to change. That makes this the perfect time to implement innovations to improve your department, help students succeed, and promote the public good. Learn a conceptual approach that will help you stop reacting to change—and start leading it.
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  • Tools and Techniques for Improving Course Accessibility
    • Tools and Techniques for Improving Course Accessibility
    • Tools and Techniques for Improving Course Accessibility

    • $39.00$799.00
    • Research suggests that at-risk learners often benefit from reading—as well as listening to—lectures and presentations. The technology already exists. We show you various activities to help you understand the benefits and applications of transcription technology.
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  • Four Strategies to Engage the Multicultural Classroom
    • Four Strategies to Engage the Multicultural Classroom
    • Four Strategies to Engage the Multicultural Classroom

    • $39.00$799.00
    • Diversity is the name of the game in higher education today, but facilitating a genuinely multicultural classroom requires more than a fresh set of labels. Learn the four key points of entry into multicultural course design. You will be guided through a framework for creating and sustaining an inclusive classroom.
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  • Nine Essential Traits of the Effective Professor
    • Nine Essential Traits of the Effective Professor
    • Nine Essential Traits of the Effective Professor

    • $39.00$799.00
    • We explain not only what today's students believe are the most essential qualities for effective teaching, but also prepare you to make simple and sometimes subtle changes to incorporate or develop practices and traits that resonate with students and yield improved academic outcomes.
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  • Considering the Courage and Practice of Teaching
    • Considering the Courage and Practice of Teaching
    • Considering the Courage and Practice of Teaching

    • $39.00$299.00
    • Parker Palmer, PhD, and Maryellen Weimer, PhD, talk about the underpinnings of their approaches to their work as teachers. They discuss the critical role of self-knowledge as a precursor to your work with students, as well as why it is the key to growth and development as teachers.
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  • The Flipped Approach to a Learner-Centered Class
  • Universal Design: Five Steps to Make Your Course Accessible
    • Universal Design: Five Steps to Make Your Course Accessible
    • Universal Design: Five Steps to Make Your Course Accessible

    • $39.00$799.00
    • Accessibility is not just about disability. It is about increasing learning for all students. Ultimately, it is about student success. Most instructors can improve access to their curricula simply by examining their assumptions and making slight modifications to methods and practices. Learn how in this online seminar.
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  • Assessment Strategies for the Flipped Classroom
    • Assessment Strategies for the Flipped Classroom
    • Assessment Strategies for the Flipped Classroom

    • $39.00$799.00
    • Flipped classes are popular because they can be very effective learning environments. Instructors using flipped lessons must be careful to plan and structure the environment to support student learning. It is critical to integrate and relate the learning outcomes, activities, and assessment strategies to ensure that pre-class work supports the in-class work. This seminar gives you assessment strategies.
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  • Why Students Cheat and What We Can Do About It