ELI 2016 Leadership Seminar: Promoting a Sustainable and Effective Teaching and Learning Ecosystem via Research-Proven Practice (Separate registration required) - Sponsored by Mirum Learning

Wednesday, February 03 | 12:45PM–2:30PM | Travis AB, Third Floor
Session Type: Professional Development
Using the outcomes of the previous session, we'll discuss the practical challenges of launching an effort to collect evidence of the positive impact on student outcomes on your campus. We will share ideas on engaging faculty and staff and informing faculty development and instructional design. Participants will work with Dr. Simone Conceição to reflect and revise research plans and extend them to consider engagement of key stakeholders and diffusion of practices across campus.

Wednesday's learning objectives will include:

  • Discuss leadership challenges in gathering evidence of key factors that impact student outcomes
  • Brainstorm ideas for motivating and incentivizing faculty and staff
  • Explore key factors and effective use cases in faculty development and instructional design
  • Share effective institutional practices for research and teaching
  • Reflect on and revise research plan


  • Simone Conceicao

    Professor, School of Education, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Tanya Joosten

    Senior Scientist + Director, Digital Learning R&D + DETA Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Diane Reddy

    Professor, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee