Apply: Baruch College COIL Faculty Fellows Program

Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) Faculty Fellows Program at Baruch College 2017-2018 COIL Defined | Faculty Fellow Program Structure | Eligibility | Application Form   The Office of Global Initiatives at Baruch College is pleased to announce the launch of the Baruch College Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) Faculty Fellows program. Working closely with the… Read More Apply: Baruch College COIL Faculty Fellows Program

Apply: Faculty Fellows Spring 2018 Hybridization Seminar

The Center for Teaching and Learning is now accepting applications for the Spring 2018 Hybridization Seminar. In this seminar, faculty fellows will meet throughout the fall semester to prepare a 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… Read More Apply: Faculty Fellows Spring 2018 Hybridization Seminar

Apply: SoTL Research and Writing Group 2017-18

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) is the systematic, evidence-based study of classroom practices or curricular initiatives and their impact, along with the public sharing and review of such work through presentation or publication. Commonly, SoTL researchers frame and investigate questions related to student learning: the conditions under which it occurs, what it looks… Read More Apply: SoTL Research and Writing Group 2017-18

What Students Wish That Professors Understood

In this piece (web link), Nicole Matos explored the question “What do you really, really wish your professors understood?” with students who took her developmental writing course. At Baruch, we work with faculty who teach students across a wide spectrum of disciplines and degree programs. While it’s true that the students in Matos’s article attend… Read More What Students Wish That Professors Understood

OER Overview

What are Open Educational Resources (OERs)? Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching, learning, and research materials that have been released into the public domain under an open license. An open “intellectual property license…allows for free use, adaptation, and distribution”. This means that OER materials can be re-used, re-purposed, and sometimes “remixed” to better suit the… Read More OER Overview

Grant Opportunity for Open Education Resources (OER)

The Center for Teaching and Learning is in the process of putting together a proposal on behalf of Baruch for CUNY Central to provide support for faculty to develop courses that use Open Educational Resources (OER) to replace textbooks and other high-cost course materials. Click on here to learn more about the grant’s background. Here… Read More Grant Opportunity for Open Education Resources (OER)