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

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

CTL Hybridization Seminar: Our First Meeting

The topics of “Creating a Classroom Culture” and “Critical Digital Pedagogy” will be explored in the first 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… Read More CTL Hybridization Seminar: Our First Meeting

Spring 2018 Course Prep Bootcamp

Come to the CTL and get ready for the Spring semester. Bring your syllabus and questions! The CTL staff helps part-time and full-time faculty think through: -Assignments -Classroom management/policies -Experimenting with technology -Fostering classroom discussion -Active learning techniques -Low-cost/free course materials -Creating interdisciplinary activities Courses in the face-to-face, hybrid and on-line formats are welcome. Stop… Read More Spring 2018 Course Prep Bootcamp

Spring 2018 Course Prep Bootcamp

Come to the CTL and get ready for the Spring semester. Bring your syllabus and questions! The CTL staff helps part-time and full-time faculty think through: -Assignments -Classroom management/policies -Experimenting with technology -Fostering classroom discussion -Active learning techniques -Low-cost/free course materials -Creating interdisciplinary activities Courses in the face-to-face, hybrid and on-line formats are welcome. Stop… Read More Spring 2018 Course Prep Bootcamp

Spring 2018 Course Prep Bootcamp

Come to the CTL and get ready for the Spring semester. Bring your syllabus and questions! The CTL staff helps part-time and full-time faculty think through: -Assignments -Classroom management/policies -Experimenting with technology -Fostering classroom discussion -Active learning techniques -Low-cost/free course materials -Creating interdisciplinary activities Courses in the face-to-face, hybrid and on-line formats are welcome. Stop… Read More Spring 2018 Course Prep Bootcamp

Upcoming Event – “What are best practices teaching multilingual writers & speakers?”

Baruch’s student body has a significant number of students who are multilingual and who may be experiencing the American educational system for the first time. How do we strengthen the communication skills of these students? How do we encourage class participation and design assignments that engage all of our students? What are resources that the… Read More Upcoming Event – “What are best practices teaching multilingual writers & speakers?”

Technology Pilot for Poll Everywhere and VoiceThread – Apply by Jan. 16

All faculty are welcome to apply to participate in a pilot using the classroom response system Poll Everywhere and/or VoiceThread for multimedia discussion forums. This pilot is being led by Prof. Kannan Mohan, who has received a project grant from the Provost’s office to look at how these technologies might impact teaching. Pilot participants will… Read More Technology Pilot for Poll Everywhere and VoiceThread – Apply by Jan. 16