Tag: Faculty Development Center

18 Attend Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Conference; Reflective Teaching Community Meets Oct. 14

18 Attend Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Conference; Reflective Teaching Community Meets Oct. 14

| October 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Eighteen Webster University faculty and staff attended Maryville University’s 3rd Annual Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Conference. Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) is a form of research in which faculty evaluate teaching strategies and methods using measurements of student learning.

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Registration Open for Fall Faculty Workshops

Registration Open for Fall Faculty Workshops

| September 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Registration is open for the Faculty Development Center’s WorldClassRoom and Turnitin fall workshops. Each workshop will be offered on campus in the Library eClassroom, Room 110, at noon and again online the same date at 6 p.m. CDT. The two Turnitin workshops feature new material. Whether you are new to WorldClassRoom and Turnitin, or would […]

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Reflective Teaching Community First Fall Meeting: Sept. 9

Reflective Teaching Community First Fall Meeting: Sept. 9

| September 2, 2011 | 2 Comments

From Patricia Bausch, Emerson Library – Dean’s Office and the Faculty Development Center: Are you looking for new ways to deliver your course content that move beyond the traditional lecture? Are you curious about exploring new techniques for determining if your students truly understand the course material? Perhaps you are just simply looking for a […]

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Faculty Workshops Sept. 16, 23

Faculty Workshops Sept. 16, 23

| August 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center fall series of faculty workshops continues Sept. 16 with “How Do You Know If Your Students Are Getting It?” and “So What is SoTL and Why Should I Care?” on Sept. 23. Both workshops will be in the Library Conference Room. As seating is limited, please register early to ensure your […]

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Faculty Development Center Fall Workshop/Webinar Series

Faculty Development Center Fall Workshop/Webinar Series

| August 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center will kick off its fall series of faculty workshops Aug. 29. Each workshop will be offered on campus in the Library eClassroom, Room 110, at noon Central Time, and again online the same date at 6 p.m.

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‘Faculty Resource Guide’ Website Launched

‘Faculty Resource Guide’ Website Launched

| August 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Erik Palmore, head of Faculty Development Center: The website for the adjunct faculty handbook http://fdc.webster.edu/resources/ has been revised to be easier to navigate and relocated in the process. This renamed Faculty Resource Guide contains information relevant to all faculty members, and it can be browsed by topic, such as: important policies, student services, teaching […]

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Thursday: Teaching Festival Concludes with Kemper Winners Panel, Closing Reception

Thursday: Teaching Festival Concludes with Kemper Winners Panel, Closing Reception

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

The William T. Kemper Award Winners Panel, the exciting concluding activity of the Webster University Teaching Festival, is an opportunity for the university community to learn from the experience of a diverse group of award-winning teachers. Panelists will discuss their teaching philosophies, the impact of the Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching, and other experiences […]

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Wednesday: Presentations Resume at Teaching Festival

Wednesday: Presentations Resume at Teaching Festival

| April 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

The First Annual Webster University Teaching Festival continues Wednesday with the second day of Discussion Presentations. These events will be streamed live online and recorded for future viewing for Webster’s worldwide community of faculty and staff. Today’s Discussion Presentations will feature: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. CDT: Paper Training Your Students: Teaching Assignment Literacy to […]

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Tuesday: Teaching Festival Discussion Presentations

Tuesday: Teaching Festival Discussion Presentations

| April 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

The First Annual Webster University Teaching Festival continues Tuesday with the first of two days of Discussion Presentations. These events will be streamed live online and recorded for future viewing for Webster’s worldwide community of faculty and staff. The Teaching Festival opened Monday with remarks from Provost Julian Schuster. [See video here.] Tuesday’s Discussion Presentations […]

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April 25 at the Teaching Festival: Opening Reception & Poster Presentations

April 25 at the Teaching Festival: Opening Reception & Poster Presentations

| April 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

The First Annual Webster University Teaching Festival will open with a reception and Poster Presentations Showcase from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, April 25, in the Faculty Development Center. Poster presentations are opportunities for faculty members to share effective and innovative teaching using compelling, large-format print displays. Provost Julian Schuster will open the festivities, […]

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