Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017
3-Part Series: ThinkSpace Workshop, a web-based tool for learning (July 11-13 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)
ThinkSpace is an online platform that empowers you to create higher-order learning in your discipline by breaking complex problems into bite-sized pieces. It's a suite of powerful tools with the pedagogy baked right in--helping you to build critical thinking into face-to-face, online, blended, team-based or individual settings.
"Thriving well at work: mindfulness techniques to empower individuals to navigate stressful work situations," Nora Hudson, assistant fitness director, recreation services. Learn and experience various mind/body techniques such as simple yoga poses, breathing and mindfulness exercises with the intention of helping you develop a self-care toolbox to incorporate into your daily life routine.
Wednesday, 12 Jul 2017
Today's university classrooms are more diverse than in the past. With this diversity of students comes the need to ensure the learning environments associated with courses are inclusive and designed to support all students. This faculty workshop includes pre-workshop online learning modules and an interactive face-to-face workshop focused on creating an inclusive classroom environment.
Tuesday, 18 Jul 2017
The movement for open educational resources - free online materials to use instead of or in addition to textbooks - is experiencing unprecedented momentum. Inside Higher Ed editors Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman will lead this discussion.
"Applied Smartsheets: Practical Applications." Smartsheet is a software application for collaboration and work management available by subscription through IT Services. Grants Hub staff would like to share how they utilize Smartsheet to improve project management, communication and workflow. This is a demonstration and question forum, not a "how-to" session. Register online.
Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017
The workshop, facilitated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, aims to improve cooperation among law enforcement agencies, research entities and community stakeholders to mitigate potential biosecurity issues that affect public health and safety. Register online.
Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017
Adam Palumbo, a representative from Top Hat, ISU's interactive teaching and learning platform, will be on campus July 24-26. This is one of two walk-in sessions to discuss Top Hat functionalities and pedagogy.
This 3-part series (July 25-27) will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric.
Wednesday, 26 Jul 2017
A representative from Top Hat, ISU's standardized interactive teaching and learning platform, will be on campus July 24 through July 26. Adam Palumbo will be available for two walk-in sessions to discuss Top Hat functionalities and pedagogy.
This 3-part series will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric.
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017
This 3-part series explores best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric.