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)

Call for Proposals: Hybridization Seminar, Fall 2017

CFP: Faculty Fellows, Fall 2017 CTL Hybridization Seminar The Center for Teaching and Learning is now accepting applications for the Fall 2017 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… Read More Call for Proposals: Hybridization Seminar, Fall 2017

Checking student understanding with Plickers

It’s likely that most of the people reading this post have used or heard of clickers: in-class polling systems that allow instructors to gauge student knowledge, understanding, or interest in a topic. Whether you use Poll Everywhere, Turning Point, the student-generated Cliqur system, or something else, this technology can be handy for facilitating student-centered, active… Read More Checking student understanding with Plickers

Engaging with Sources in the Era of Fake News: Faculty Resource Guide

The Department of English’s First-Year Writing Program and Great Works of Literature have compiled a guide containing resources and assignments faculty can use to teach students how to evaluate and cite sources ethically and effectively. These ideas can be applied to most disciplines.  Click here to view the guide. If you would like some help… Read More Engaging with Sources in the Era of Fake News: Faculty Resource Guide

Women’s History Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Thursday, March 9, 1:00-4:00pm, NVC 7-205 Join us as we work with EqualityArchive.com for a Wikipedia-edit- a-thon in which members of the Baruch College community contribute content related to women’s history on Wikipedia, the largest and most popular general reference resource on the internet. In this Women’s History Month session you will learn how to… Read More Women’s History Wikipedia Edit-a-thon