Course Activity and Digital Badge
As a registered participant, you will develop one activity that employs various concepts and strategies introduced in the course. You will be asked to complete assignments in between the course segments that support the learning objectives and will receive feedback and constructive critique from the facilitator on how to improve and shape your work. If you successfully complete the entire activity, you will receive an EDUCAUSE digital badge in recognition of your accomplishment.
Session 1: Space matters, but only if instructors can take advantage of it
August 16 , 2017, 1:00–2:30 p.m. (ET)
What are active and collaborative learning spaces and why are they important? How can we help instructors take advantage of the new affordances these spaces provide? This session will set the stage for our discussion on how to develop a comprehensive support and development program to implement on your own campus.
Session 2: A framework for creating a comprehensive support and faculty development program
August 23, 2017, 1:00–2:30 p.m. (ET)
In this session, we will explore a framework that can be used to help create a comprehensive support and development program for faculty, examine how it was implemented on one campus, and explore lessons learned as it has developed over time. You will begin thinking about how to use the framework to create a program on your own campus.
Session 3: - Next steps - Strategies to move your initiative forward
August 30, 2017, 1:00–2:30 p.m. (ET)
- In this session, you will reflect on the primary challenges of moving initiatives forward on your campus and examine a framework for organizational change that can be used to help focus on concrete next steps you can take to further your initiative.