Mar 27, 2015

 

Professional Development

UPCOMING FACULTY/STAFF/GA TECHNOLOGY TRAINING (March 31 through April 2)
The CATS Center for Online Learning (COL) is offering training sessions for faculty, staff and GAs. Sessions are held at the COL Training Lab -- McAfee 1214 and the MLK Jr. University Union. Below is the schedule of sessions being offered during the coming week. For information about each session and/or to register, visit here, then choose “Workshop Schedule & Registration.”

Tuesday, March 31 -- 9:20-10 a.m., D2L Brightspace: Discussion Tool
Tuesday, March 31 -- 10:05-10:45 a.m., Online Design: Effectively Facilitating Online Discussions
Wednesday, April 1 -- 1-1:45 p.m., Online Design: Strategies for Motivating Disengaged Students
Thursday, April 2 -- 9-9:45 a.m., D2L Brightspace: Assignment Dropbox
Thursday, April 2 -- 12:30-1:15 p.m., D2L Brightspace: Building a Learning Module

KIM ERVIN, Training Specialist/CATS -- Center for Online Learning (COL)
Posted: Mar 24, 2015


FACULTY DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT GRANT RECIPIENTS FOR SPRING 2015
Faculty Development is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 Support Grant recipients: William Addison (psychology), Anna Cromwell (music), Steven Daniel (biological sciences), Sace Elder (history), Margaret Floress (psychology), Jacquelyn Frank (School of Family and Consumer Sciences), David Gracon (communication studies), Danelle Larson (music), Rebecca Peebles (chemistry), Gopal Periyannan (chemistry) and Mikki Sherwood (School of Family and Consumer Sciences).

WANDA KAY ROBINSON, Faculty Development
Posted: Mar 10, 2015


REDDEN GRANT APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED
The EIU Foundation is making funds available for instructional development grants from the Redden Fund for the Improvement of Undergraduate Instruction. Awards are limited to a maximum of $1,500. Applications are available online here. Applicants may click the Redden Grant link under the “News and Information” section of the menu on the left side of the Foundation homepage to access and print an application. Faculty may apply for more than one Redden Grant. A hard copy of the completed application must be submitted to department chairs by April 22, 2015. If you have questions or concerns, please contact April Marchuk at 581-7380 or at amarchuk@eiu.edu.

NANCY R. ZYTKA, EIU Foundation
Posted: Feb 09, 2015





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