Applications are now being accepted for the Center for Teaching and Learning’s Spring 2017 Hybridization Seminar. In this seminar, faculty fellows will meet throughout Spring 2017 to prepare their hybrid or online course to be taught in the upcoming year. The CTL Faculty Fellows Hybridization Seminar is a terrific opportunity for Baruch faculty who […]
Over the last few weeks, the CTL has been leading workshops on active learning strategies. We’ve made this a part of our interdisciplinary fall programming, but we’ve also been hosting discipline-specific workshops. In the most recent series, we have been demonstrating a framework for teaching and learning called guided discovery: an active strategy that introduces students […]
Do you have a course blog and want to explore ways to improve its functionality and/or appearance? Join the CTL staff Thursday, September 8 at the Computer Lab in NVC 11-115 to further develop your own blog. To see more details and RSVP, click here. Minimal – extensive experience levels welcome.
The CTL Conversations series will kick off tomorrow, September 7th with: “Class Discussions: How can I get more than two students to speak in my class?” It will take place from 4 to 6pm in NVC 14-269. CTL Conversations will occur every Wednesday, offering faculty a time to come together and informally workshop, brainstorm and discuss topics related to their teaching, […]
We’re pleased to share a new job opportunity for a full-time Administrative Coordinator. Details can be found here. What’s not included in the job description is that you would be joining a team who is passionate about creating rich and rewarding educational experiences. The CTL works with faculty across the entire college and has an […]
Join the CTL staff Thursday, September 1 at the Computer Lab in NVC 11-115 to start your own blog. In this 45-minute hands-on workshop you’ll learn blogging basics. To see more details and RSVP, click here. All skill levels welcome.
Welcome! The Center for Teaching and Learning is pleased to announce its series of workshops, presentations, conversations, and explorations! Below you’ll find our upcoming events which we’ve organized according to three tracks. Scroll down further to read descriptions of the event and to RSVP. Questions? Email Allison.Lehr-Samuels@baruch.cuny.edu or call 646.312.1565. Track Event Hybrid and […]
Educational Technology Coordinator Baruch College is hiring a coordinator to help administer Vocat, a homegrown tool that facilitates feedback on multimedia projects. The coordinator will work 20 hours/week to assist faculty and staff members on implementation and support. Vocat (http://vocat.io) allows faculty and students to upload video, audio, and photos directly into the web interface, […]
Over the past few months the CTL staff have been working to build out resources for our homegrown video feedback tool, VOCAT. We’re excited to share our newest resource, an online guide for Vocat that provides basic information about the tool and a collection of useful videos. Vocat provides a space for students and faculty to share […]
On June 17th, twenty four adjunct faculty members participated in the CTL summer workshop on teaching. The workshop was specifically tailored to meet the needs of adjunct faculty members at Baruch and covered topics such as creating a “promising” syllabus, teaching with technology, active learning strategies, and more. Colleagues from various departments including English, Math, […]