Tag: Faculty Development Center

New Community for Faculty Learning: Teaching Effective Communications Oct. 24

New Community for Faculty Learning: Teaching Effective Communications Oct. 24

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center announces the formation of a new faculty learning community, Teaching Effective Communications. We invite all Webster faculty to join our first meeting, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 3 – 4:30 p.m., at the Faculty Development Center within Emerson Library, room 420. The learning community will serve as a group of faculty from all […]

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2013 Teaching Festival Proposal Deadline Nov. 30

2013 Teaching Festival Proposal Deadline Nov. 30

| October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Teaching Festival is an occasion to celebrate and share effective and innovative teaching of Webster University faculty. We are now accepting proposals for presentations, posters, panels and roundtables related to teaching strategies that have proven successful in enhancing student learning. Webster’s worldwide community of faculty, staff and students are encouraged to submit […]

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Sept. 7 Reflective Teaching Community: Effective Questioning

Sept. 7 Reflective Teaching Community: Effective Questioning

| August 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

With the new academic year getting into full swing, 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 who get together to share and discuss their approaches and experiences […]

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Reflective Teaching Community Meeting: April 20

Reflective Teaching Community Meeting: April 20

| April 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

Hello to fellow Reflective Teaching Community members and the wider community of educators at Webster University. We hope you can join us for this month’s meeting on Friday, April 20, at the Faculty Development Center. Don’t forget to bring a friend! We’ll be starting at 12:00 p.m. and the initial topic for discussion will focus […]

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Reflective Teaching Community Meeting: March 23

Reflective Teaching Community Meeting: March 23

| March 19, 2012 | 1 Comment

To fellow Reflective Teaching Community members: We hope you can join us for this month’s meeting on Friday, March 23, at the Faculty Development Center. Don’t forget to bring a friend! We’ll be starting at 12 p.m., and the initial topic for discussion will focus on getting students to use their textbooks. We hope to […]

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Snapshots, Video: 2012 Teaching Festival Concludes Thursday

Snapshots, Video: 2012 Teaching Festival Concludes Thursday

| February 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 2012 Teaching Festival comes to a close Thursday, Feb. 23. The final events include the Kemper Award Winners Panel at noon, and a closing reception from 4-6 p.m. Join in the Faculty Development Center, Emerson Library Rm. 420. Visit the Festival site for resources from the week’s presentations, including handouts and video of […]

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2012 Teaching Festival: Presentations Wednesday, Kemper Winners Panel and Reception Thursday

2012 Teaching Festival: Presentations Wednesday, Kemper Winners Panel and Reception Thursday

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 2012 Webster University Teaching Festival continues Wednesday, Feb. 22, with presentations throughout the day, including a noon roundtable. The events conclude Thursday, Feb. 23, with the Kemper Award Winners Panel at noon, and Thursday’s closing reception from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday Presentations and Roundtable 9 a.m. – The 3R Approach: Teaching Academic Writing Through Roles, […]

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Teaching Festival: Tune in for Extended Campus Presentations

Teaching Festival: Tune in for Extended Campus Presentations

| February 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Emerson Library, is pleased to announce that the 2012 Webster University Teaching Festival, Feb. 20-23, will include presentations from 40 faculty, staff, and students including three world premieres of presentations from campuses around the globe: Tuesday February, 21 – 2 p.m. Connecting the […]

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Reflective Teaching Community Meeting Feb. 24

Reflective Teaching Community Meeting Feb. 24

| February 13, 2012 | 1 Comment

Please join us for a special post-Teaching Festival wrap up meeting of the Reflective Teaching Community on Friday, Feb. 24, at the Faculty Development Center (room 420 Emerson Library). The event will start at 12 p.m., and the initial topic for discussion will focus on effective small-classroom instruction. Anyone who is interested in exploring new […]

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Teaching Festival Schedule: More than 40 Faculty, Staff, Students to Present

Teaching Festival Schedule: More than 40 Faculty, Staff, Students to Present

| February 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Emerson Library, is pleased to announce the schedule for the 2012 Webster University Teaching Festival, Feb. 20 – 23. More than 40 faculty, staff, and students are scheduled to present at this year’s festival. Plan your attendance now – to view the complete […]

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