Tag: Webster University Teaching Festival

2015 Teaching Festival Wraps Up: Thank You!

2015 Teaching Festival Wraps Up: Thank You!

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 2015 Teaching Festival wrapped up Friday with the Formative Feedback and Writing workshop led by Roshaunda Cade, assistant director of the Academic Resource Center. The week of events and poster presentations focused on the scholarship of teaching and learning as a way to celebrate and share effective and innovative teaching among Webster University faculty. Event […]

Continue Reading

Teaching Festival Preview: ‘Paper, Scissors, Pictures and Words: Literary Scrapbooks’ Feb. 18

Teaching Festival Preview: ‘Paper, Scissors, Pictures and Words: Literary Scrapbooks’ Feb. 18

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

This year’s Webster University Teaching Festival, which runs Feb. 16-20, offers a variety of events related to the scholarship of teaching and learning facilitated by Webster faculty, staff and students. One topic: The use of scrapbooks to foster students’ personalized connections with course content. Meg Sempreora will lead a session on that topic, “Paper, Scissors, […]

Continue Reading

Teaching Festival Preview: Showcasing Video Classrooms Feb. 19

Teaching Festival Preview: Showcasing Video Classrooms Feb. 19

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

You may have heard about Webster’s new “video classrooms” providing the opportunity to connect students on a growing list of campuses. This year’s Teaching Festival, which runs Feb. 16-20, can help show you how to take advantage of this technology. In the “Showcasing Video Classrooms” session on Feb. 19 at 10 a.m., a panel of […]

Continue Reading

Teaching Festival Preview: Engage Your 21st Century Learner

Teaching Festival Preview: Engage Your 21st Century Learner

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Are you looking for teaching technology solutions to encourage creation and engagement in your classroom? This year’s Teaching Festival, which runs Feb. 16-20, features a variety of events surrounding the theme of the “Art of Learning, Craft of Teaching.” For example, check out this workshop on Feb. 19: Meet Them Where They Are: Engage Your […]

Continue Reading

Mark Your Calendar: 2015 Teaching Festival Feb. 16-20

Mark Your Calendar: 2015 Teaching Festival Feb. 16-20

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center, Emerson Library, and the Writing Center, is proud to present the Webster University Teaching Festival, an occasion to celebrate and share effective and innovative teaching of Webster University faculty. A variety of events related to the scholarship of teaching and learning will be […]

Continue Reading

2015 Teaching Festival Proposals Due Dec. 22; Worldwide Submissions Encouraged

2015 Teaching Festival Proposals Due Dec. 22; Worldwide Submissions Encouraged

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Reminder: The deadline for proposals for the 2015 Webster University Teaching Festival is Dec. 22, 2014. Organizers are 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 their proposals. About the Festival […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

2013 Webster University Teaching Festival: Feb. 18-22

2013 Webster University Teaching Festival: Feb. 18-22

| February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Faculty Development Center (FDC), in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Emerson Library, is proud to present the 2013 Webster University Teaching Festival, an occasion to celebrate and share effective and innovative teaching of Webster University faculty. The week-long event takes place Feb. 18 – 22 on the home campus in Webster […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading