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

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

Spring OER Initiative Seminar: Workshop I

The topic of the first cohort meeting is “What are OER?”   In this session we will introduce attendees to and differentiate between OER and zero cost materials. We will focus on OER specifically as an opportunity to revisit pedagogical approaches, raise student information literacy, introduce a wider variety of course materials, and embrace interdisciplinarity.… Read More Spring OER Initiative Seminar: Workshop I

Vocat & Video Annotation

Interested in experimenting with multimedia assignments? Seeking out solutions for recorded lectures and review sessions? We’ll help you get setup on Vocat, Baruch’s homegrown multimedia uploading and evaluation tool, and discuss its wide array of uses both inside and outside the classroom. Students can use Vocat to post presentation videos, screen captures, photographs, art projects,… Read More Vocat & Video Annotation

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?”

Apply now to the CUNY SPS “Preparation for Teaching Online Workshop”

Applications are now being accepted for the January 2017 section of “Preparation for Teaching Online: A Foundational Workshop for CUNY Faculty.”  The CUNY School of Professional Studies offers this workshop from January 9-22 and it is conducted fully online.   This workshop would be especially valuable to those who have not taught online/hybrid courses and those… Read More Apply now to the CUNY SPS “Preparation for Teaching Online Workshop”