Join us for our 4th Annual Blackboard Day in the CLC Ballroom, by accessing Collaborate in the CAIFS PD Course, or by using the links below! Note: The 11am Persuall session and 1pm Yuja session can only be attended via Zoo.m 9am to 9:30am Blackboard Updates and New Developments Join Celena Kusch to hear about … Continue reading Blackboard Day 2023
ICYMI: Fall 2022 Professional Development Resources
The following professional development opportunities are now available in the CAIFS PD Blackboard course in the Pre-Recorded Workshops and Webinars folder. Complete the participation activity to participate in professional development on your own time. Effectively Communicating about Your Community Engagement Work Learn about how to share news about your community engagement work with the surrounding … Continue reading ICYMI: Fall 2022 Professional Development Resources
Setting the Stage for Learning
Make FREE images at Canva.com! By Toni DiMella Over the past three years, we have spent a lot of time in education talking about how online and face-to-face classes are different. The tools we use to engage students, how we facilitate active learning, and the overall course structure often vary based on the delivery method. … Continue reading Setting the Stage for Learning
That’s a Wrap! Using Exam Wrappers to Encourage Reflection
Image from "Five Ways to Boost Metacognition in the Classroom" by J. Spencer (2013) By Jennifer Bland Have you ever been curious about how much your students are studying for exams, what material they are studying, and how they are preparing for exams? Exam Wrappers are one way for you to gather this information from … Continue reading That’s a Wrap! Using Exam Wrappers to Encourage Reflection
HyFlex: Choose Your Own Attendance!
Image created using Canva.com and BlackIllustrations.com By Jennifer Bland Have you heard the word HyFlex recently? While the idea of HyFlex courses is not new, they have gained traction in the nationwide post-COVID enrollment slump. HyFlex courses provide the greatest flexibility for students by allowing students to attend face-to-face, synchronously via a scheduled virtual meeting, or … Continue reading HyFlex: Choose Your Own Attendance!
Semester in Review: Lessons to Learn from Learning Experience Surveys
Image made at Canva.com Join us Wednesday, November 16th from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm in Media 238 or virtually in Collaborate to learn how to access and use your learning experience surveys! Did everyone misse the same question on a test? Seem to be getting the same question over and over again? Reviewing student … Continue reading Semester in Review: Lessons to Learn from Learning Experience Surveys