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Message Archive



Friday, October 14, 2016

 

This email is being sent to all members of the Baruch College faculty.

For an archive of announcements sent from the Associate Provost beginning June 2011, click here.

 

From:  Allison Lehr Samuels, Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL)

Here’s what’s happening at the Center for Teaching and Learning in October:

All faculty and staff are invited to participate in the CTL’s programs. Click here to learn more about the CLT. If you have any questions, contact Allison.Lehr-Samuels@baruch.cuny.edu or call 646.312.2069.

CTL Conversations:
“Grading and Feedback and Time – How do can I provide meaningful feedback to students that is also respectful of my time?”

Wednesday, October 19, 4pm-5:30pm, NVC 14-269

CTL Conversations is a time for faculty to come together to informally workshop, brainstorm and discuss topics related to their teaching. Each week we’ll focus on a new topic and will invite members of the Baruch community who have expertise in the topic to be on hand, too. Faculty are welcome to drop in and leave at any point during the session. Refreshments available. No RSVP necessary.

Hybrid Teaching Panel
Thursday, October 20, 12:30pm-2:00pm, NVC 14-270

Want to explore different ways you could adapt your course to a hybrid format? This workshop helps faculty appreciate the many ways a course can be developed to create a hybrid course that is a good experience for the students and faculty and is worthy of the topic. This workshop will present several hybrid course models and provide an overview of the basics of teaching a hybrid course including course structuring, assignment design, and assessment. During the workshop, faculty will have the opportunity to discuss how their courses could function in a hybrid model and will leave with a working knowledge of hybrid course models. To RSVP click here.

 Video Capture Bootcamp: Camtasia
Thursday, October 20, 2:30pm-4:00pm, CTL office, Newman Library building Room 123 (within the Subotnick Financial Center)

Learn how Camtasia can be used to create videos incorporating webcam video, audio narration, images/slides, screen capture, interactive quizzes, and more. Gain insight into best practices for video creation and leave the workshop with the basic skills to create videos using Camtasia. To RSVP click here.

Intro to Hybridization
Wednesday, October 26, 12:30pm-1:30pm, NVC 14-266

Want to explore different ways you could adapt your course to a hybrid format? This workshop helps faculty appreciate the many ways a course can be developed to create a hybrid course that is a good experience for the students and faculty and is worthy of the topic. This workshop will present several hybrid course models and provide an overview of the basics of teaching a hybrid course including course structuring, assignment design, and assessment. During the workshop, faculty will have the opportunity to discuss how their courses could function in a hybrid model and will leave with a working knowledge of hybrid course models. To RSVP click here.

CTL Conversations: “Blackboard – Tips, Tricks, and Workarounds”
Wednesday, October 26, 4pm-5:30pm, NVC 14-269

CTL Conversations is a time for faculty to come together to informally workshop, brainstorm and discuss topics related to their teaching. Each week we’ll focus on a new topic and will invite members of the Baruch community who have expertise in the topic to be on hand, too. Faculty are welcome to drop in and leave at any point during the session. Refreshments available. No RSVP necessary.

Tech Thursdays: Clickers
Thursday, October 27, 4pm-5pm CTL office, Newman Library building Room 123 (within the Subotnick Financial Center)

Clickers are electronic classroom response systems that allow students to provide rapid responses using in-class audience-polling technology. Clickers can be used for classroom management (i.e., taking attendance), stimulating class dialogue, and testing students' understanding of a topic. Join us to consider different clicker options and click here to learn more about clickers

On the last Thursday of each month the CTL will host Tech Thursdays. These events will bring faculty together to pilot new educational technologies. The CTL staff will provide an overview of the featured technology and faculty will be encouraged to explore the tool, ask questions, and discuss how it may help facilitate their courses. The CTL staff is open to exploring various tools that generate faculty interest, suggestions welcome. To RSVP click here.

If the RSVP link isn’t working, try to copy and paste (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1QjcJ4hQ1gVS4fuL1lmu5O9vlMkKHh1SO1-aMyAku-vk/edit ).

 

 

Allison Lehr Samuels
Director, Baruch Center for Teaching and Learning
Lecturer, Narendra Paul Loomba Department of Management
Field Mentor, Lawrence N. Field Programs in Entrepreneurship
Baruch College, The City University of New York
http://ctl.baruch.cuny.edu