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Institutes and Workshops

Winter 2021 Teaching Week Workshops

Workshops

Balancing Faculty and Student Workload for Effective Learning Experiences Online

Sunday, January 17, 2021

9:30 - 11:30 am

In this workshop, participants will share experiences and explore approaches drawn from research to make the workload more manageable for them and their students while meeting learning outcomes and maintaining rigor. 

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Engaging Students and Encouraging Online Participation in Multiple Modes

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

9:30 - 11:30 am

In this workshop, you will explore resources designed to introduce instructors to various active learning strategies that can work well across various modalities, including synchronous classrooms and in a socially distanced setting or asynchronously. 

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Small Changes for Spring Teaching

Sunday, January 24, 2021 

12 - 2 pm

Enhancing or addressing issues in your course doesn’t always have to be a daunting, time-consuming task. In this workshop, participants will discuss changes they can make to their teaching that is small in terms of the effort and time they require.

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Beyond the Pre-Recorded Lecture: A Holistic Approach

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

 9:30 - 11:30 am 

In this workshop, we will recap some of the good practices at AUC and create engaging and interactive pre-recorded lectures.

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Alternative Assessment Methods

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

12 - 2 pm

This workshop is designed to help faculty imagine alternative methods of assessing student learning, focusing on what your students can do versus what they know.

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CLT Blackboard Series: Enriching the Student Experience

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Managing your Course

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

 1:00 - 2:15 pm

Facilitators: Paul Desmarais and Maha Shawki

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First Year Research Experience Wall Exhibition (FYRE)

Improving the Student Learning Experience

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

1:00 - 2:15 pm

Facilitators: Nadine Aboulmagd and Mariam Hussein

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Creating and Managing Online Discussions

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

 1:00 - 2:15 pm

Facilitators: Nadine Aboulmagd and Mohamad Saleh

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Creating Assessments using the Blackboard Test Tool

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

1:00 - 2:15 pm

Facilitators: Maha Shawki, Mohamad Saleh, and Samaa Arafa

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