Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning Friends List
The Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, as part of the Learning Analytics Fellows Program, will provide individual funding for up to 10 instructors interested in exploring ways to use analytical data to improve student learning and success. Join Dennis Groth, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, on Wednesday, October 29, from 9-10:30 a.m. for an informational session about learning analytics and how to apply for a fellowship. Read More
The Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education is pleased to announce competitive funding for both individual and collaborative Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SOTL) projects on the IU Bloomington campus. The deadline for the next round of SOTL Grants is Friday, October 31, 2014. Read More
We hope you'll join us for one or more of the events listed below.
Wednesday, October 22, 1-2 p.m., CITL Workshop Room (Wells Library E243)
Do you need assistance with grading in Canvas? If so, sign up for one of the office hours with our consultants. You will meet with a consultant for an individual or small group consultation. (Please note: This is not a workshop.)
Thursday, October 23, 8-10:30 a.m., Rawles Hall 100
In Shabnam Kavousian’s Finite Mathematics class, 285 students solve problems and are assessed with “clicker” questions. Meet with Shabnam to find out how she holds students accountable for their problem-solving, what she has learned through clicker question design, and how she uses clickers to make critical thinking in mathematics clear to students.
Canvas: A First Look
Friday, October 24, 10-11:30 a.m., Lindley Hall 023
Join CITL consultant Madeleine Gonin to view and discuss the following Canvas tools: Home, Calendar, Inbox, Syllabus, Assignments, and Settings. (Please note: this is not a hands-on workshop.)
Meet the ACEs
Friday, October 24, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center, Bridgwaters Lounge
Find out what ACEs (Advocates for Community Engagement) can do to help ensure a smooth service-learning experience for you and your students. Please RSVP by Monday, October 13 at bit.ly/MeetTheACES.Read More and RSVP
Canvas Next Steps: Add Assignments and Create Your Syllabus
Friday, October 24, 1:30-3 p.m., Lindley Hall 023
Join CITL consultant Cordah Robinson for this hands-on Next Steps workshop exploring Canvas's dynamic, integrated Assignments and Syllabus tools. Bring your syllabus in electronic format, and an assignment.
Call for Participation in IUB Learning Analytics Fellows Program
Wednesday, October 29, 9-10:30 a.m., CITL Workshop Room (Wells Library E243)
This fall, the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education will provide funding for up to 10 instructors interested in exploring ways to use analytical data to improve student learning and success. Come join Dennis Groth, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, to find out more about learning analytics and how to apply for one of these fellowships.
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Canvas: A First Look (online delivery)
Wednesday, October 29, 11-11:50 a.m., https://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas
In this webinar, jointly presented by the CITL and IT Training, we will explore and discuss the structure of Canvas, IU’s new learning management system. This presentation will give instructors an understanding of the interactivity of Canvas tools and how Canvas’ tool-based interactivity influences how courses are set up.
Service-Learning Coffee Hour: Building and Maintaining Service-Learning Partnerships
Thursday, October 30, 9:30-11 a.m. La Casa (715 E. 7th Street)
Faculty members, graduate students, and community partners are invited to gather for an informal discussion about how to build and maintain service-learning partnerships that benefit both students and the community partner agencies. Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 22 to email@example.com.
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