SoTL Research and Writing Group Meeting

Starting Fall 2017, the CTL has sponsored a research and writing group to support the development and dissemination of SoTL projects. Participants are invited to share their work with colleagues, exchange ideas and approaches, and get and give feedback. The interdisciplinary group meets monthly. The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) is the systematic, evidence-based… Read More SoTL Research and Writing Group Meeting

OER Initiative Showcase

At this informal gathering, faculty who participated in this year’s OER Initiative will be speaking about their processes as they planned and implemented their zero textbook cost courses, and they will also be sharing about particular materials and assignments. Come and get some insight into using OER/zero cost materials, get to know other faculty who are… Read More OER Initiative Showcase

SoTL Research and Writing Group Meeting

Starting Fall 2017, the CTL has sponsored a research and writing group to support the development and dissemination of SoTL projects. Participants are invited to share their work with colleagues, exchange ideas and approaches, and get and give feedback. The interdisciplinary group meets monthly. The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) is the systematic, evidence-based… Read More SoTL Research and Writing Group Meeting

CTL Hybridization Seminar: Our Third Meeting

The topic of “Creating Assignments and Assessments” will be explored in the third cohort meeting of the Spring 2018 CTL Hybridization Seminar Faculty Fellows. The CTL Hybridization Seminar is a terrific opportunity for Baruch faculty who have not yet experimented with teaching in an online/hybrid format. Seminar participants will be encouraged to think creatively about how teaching… Read More CTL Hybridization Seminar: Our Third Meeting

SoTL Research and Writing Group Meeting

Starting Fall 2017, the CTL has sponsored a research and writing group to support the development and dissemination of SoTL projects. Participants are invited to share their work with colleagues, exchange ideas and approaches, and get and give feedback. The interdisciplinary group meets monthly. The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) is the systematic, evidence-based… Read More SoTL Research and Writing Group Meeting

Gamifying Your Course

Learn how to gamify your lessons or assessments in this 1-hour workshop. We will learn about best practices from game-based learning (GBL) pedagogies. We will then brainstorm strategies for gamifying our own courses in the last half hour of the workshop.  

Remixing Final Projects

In this workshop, we’ll first explore some creative and / or multimedia projects which served as an alternative to the traditional end-of-semester test or research paper. Each presenter will discuss a project that their class conducted as well as the milestones that supported the project’s development. For the second half of this workshop, participants should… Read More Remixing Final Projects

Collaborative Learning/Group Work

Experts contend that collaborative learning encourages risk-taking and creativity for students and teachers alike, yet many faculty members remain wary of group work. They cite problems including unequal effort among group members, poor organization and communication, and confusion or even resentment about grading practices. What are some ways to tap the benefits of collaborative learning… Read More Collaborative Learning/Group Work