Event Calendar for Center for Teaching Excellence

January 26 - February 25, 2020

Monday, January 27

Digital Storytelling Flyer

Participants will explore Sway, Spark, and StoryMaps as digital storytelling tools for content creation. Please RSVP by emailing teachers@lmu.edu

Tuesday, January 28

Brightspace Workshop Flyer

In this workshop, participants will examine three easy to use methods for providing student feedback in Brightspace that do not require a lot of time....

University Chairs' Workshop: FSR and Faculty Evaluation

Join us for University Chairs' Workshop: Faculty Service Reports and Faculty Evaluations! Please RSVP by emailing teachers@lmu.edu

Wednesday, January 29

360° Video for Teaching and Learning Flyer

Workshop participants will learn about our new Insta360° cameras and how instructors and students can create immersive video content -minimal tehnical skills...

Open/Affordable Textbook Initiative Flyer

Join us to explore innovative and less costly ways to deliver quality learning materials to students through adoption of open educational resources,...

University Chairs' Workshop: FSR and Faculty Evaluations

Join us for University Chairs' Workshop: Faculty Service Reports and Faculty Evaluations! Please RSVP by emailing teachers@lmu.edu

Thursday, January 30

Expanding Your Knowledge: LGBTQ Training Session

This training session hopes to answer basic questions, build skills, and engage faculty in discussions around how to make classes more intentionally...

Friday, January 31

Virtual Reality Workshop Flyer

In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to hear from assorted LMU faculty who are currently working with Virtual reality (VR) for teaching...

Monday, February 3

Polling: Taking the Temperature Flyer

Polling is a great way to "take the temperature" anonymously and see if your class is ready to move on. Learn how/when to use tools like Kahoot! or Poll...

Tuesday, February 4

TurnItIn Workshop Flyer Spring 2020

Participating faculty will learn how to annotate and critique student work, explore the originality check toolset, and consider academic honesty and...

Wednesday, February 5

Digital Citizenship

This workshop will explore the best practices of "netiquette" and help faculty to establish and communicate a code of conduct for students engagement in...

F&J Grant Workshop Flyer

Join us, to discuss the Faith & Justice curriculum development and research grants, sponsored by the Office of Faculty Affairs & Associate Provost for...

Thursday, February 6

Implicit Bias Workshop

This workshop will explore how implicit bias es from in our brains, their impact on other people and society, and strategies we can take to mitigate the...

Tuesday, February 11

Flipping Your Classroom

Faculty will explore stategies for delivering instructional content online to outside of their classroom, with the goal of "flipping" activities so that...

Wednesday, February 12

Assessment Design

Faculty will learn how to develop adaptable question pools and create randomized sections for exams wherein every student takes a different quiz/test.

Joy in Crafting Writing Assigments

Join us for a workshop on how to design writing assignments that are rewarding for faculty and students! Feel free to bring your own assignment to workshop,...

Thursday, February 13

First-Gen and Proud Flyer Information

Join us as we hear from First To Go student voices, explore current trends in First-Gen student success practices, and share some of the conversations that...

Making the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Work for You & Your Students

In this workshop, we will discuss strategies for engaging in SoTL work and work towards creating an effective learning environment for your students....

Friday, February 14

hypothes.is

Faculty participants will learn how to use hypothes.is with their students and how it supports peer review and asynchronous learning.

Monday, February 17

Asynchronous Engagement: Extending the Conversation

In this workshop, participants will learn how Discussion Boards, Voicethread, and FlipGrid can be used to encourage focused, asynchrounous dialogue outside...

Tuesday, February 18

Digital Storytelling Flyer

Participants will explore Sway, Spark, and StoryMaps as digital storytelling tools for content creation.

Wednesday, February 19

Brightspace Workshop Flyer

In this workshop, participants will examine three easy to use methods for providing student feedback in Brightspace that do not require a lot of time....

Thursday, February 20

Monday, February 24

360° Video for Teaching and Learning Flyer

Workshop participants will learn about our new Insta360° cameras and how instructors and students can create immersive video content -minimal tehnical skills...

Tuesday, February 25

Virtual Reality Workshop Flyer

In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to hear from assorted LMU faculty who are currently working with Virtual reality (VR) for teaching...