Tag: Faculty Development Center

Reflective Teaching Community: Establishing a Shared Vision for a Course

Reflective Teaching Community: Establishing a Shared Vision for a Course

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

With the new academic year upon us, we are excited to begin a new series of meetings of the Reflective Teaching Community. For those who aren’t familiar with the group, the Reflective Teaching Community is made up of faculty from all disciplines that get together to share and discuss their approaches and experiences with teaching […]

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April 4 Faculty Reflective Teaching Community: Mahfood on Problem-Based Learning

April 4 Faculty Reflective Teaching Community: Mahfood on Problem-Based Learning

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center invites you to participate in the next meeting of the Reflective Teaching Community. Join us on Friday, April 4, at 12 p.m. in the Library Conference Room, where Stephanie Mahfood will be leading a discussion on problem-based learning. Snacks and drinks will be on hand. We hope to see you there! […]

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Faculty: Spring Writing Retreat April 4, FDC Quiet Time Schedule

Faculty: Spring Writing Retreat April 4, FDC Quiet Time Schedule

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Spring Writing Retreat Do you wish there was more time in your life for scholarly research and writing? Is finding a suitable time and a quiet place for this type of work a challenge? The Library and the Faculty Development Center (FDC) would like to extend an invitation for you to join us for the […]

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FDC Reflective Teaching Community Meeting March 7

FDC Reflective Teaching Community Meeting March 7

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center invites you to participate in the next meeting of the Reflective Teaching Community, where we will continue our focus on integrating the Global Citizenship Program’s skill areas with instructors’ courses. Join us on Friday, March 7, at 12 p.m. in the Faculty Development Center (Emerson Library, rm. 420), where we will […]

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[Video] Watch 2014 Teaching Festival Presentations, from Geneva to St. Louis

[Video] Watch 2014 Teaching Festival Presentations, from Geneva to St. Louis

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Geneva hosted Teaching Practices presentations as a part of their Research and Teaching Symposium 2014 held last week in Geneva. These presentations are part of the 2014 Teaching Festival proceedings and can be found at www.webster.edu/faculty/sotl/festival/2014/presentations.html#geneva. Watch these excellent presentations, as well as any other Teaching Festival event that you were not able […]

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Thursday at the Teaching Festival: Kemper Award Winners Panel

Thursday at the Teaching Festival: Kemper Award Winners Panel

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thursday at the 2014 Teaching Festival, please join the Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Webster University Library for the 2014 Teaching Festival Kemper Award Winners Panel. Food will be served starting at 11:30 a.m. and the panel will begin at noon in the Faculty Development Center (room 420 in […]

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Wednesday at the Teaching Festival: International Students’ Learning Panel, ‘Street’ Experiential Learning

Wednesday at the Teaching Festival: International Students’ Learning Panel, ‘Street’ Experiential Learning

| February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The annual Webster University Teaching Festival, with the Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Webster University Library, continues Wednesday with the panel presentation, “What Do You Know About International Students’ Out-of-Class Learning?” and a presentation by Joe Roberts on “bringing the street to campus.” What Do You Know About International […]

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‘Grants and the Scholarly Virtuous Cycle’ Feb. 25

‘Grants and the Scholarly Virtuous Cycle’ Feb. 25

| February 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Faculty Development Center and the Development Office invite you to attend “Grants and the Scholarly Virtuous Cycle,” a presentation focused on support for faculty scholarship at Webster University. The presentation will take place Tuesday, Feb. 25, 3 p.m., in the Faculty Development Center, and will answer two central questions: What role can grants play […]

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Tuesday at the Teaching Festival: Metacognition Carousel

Tuesday at the Teaching Festival: Metacognition Carousel

| February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 Teaching Festival kicks off today and continues through Thursday for four days of panels, presentations and collaboration for innovative teaching. On Tuesday, Feb. 18, please join the Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Webster University Library, for the Metacognition Carousel from noon to 1 p.m. in the library […]

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2014 Teaching Festival Kicks Off with Poster Sessions Feb. 17-20

2014 Teaching Festival Kicks Off with Poster Sessions Feb. 17-20

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Webster University Library, invite you to the 2014 Webster University Teaching Festival. This year, the Teaching Festival’s central theme will be “New Ideas and New Perspectives.” We will be celebrating effective and innovative teaching from Monday, Feb. 17. to Thursday, Feb. 20. Events […]

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