CELT Live Webinar: Effectively Assessing (and Developing) Your Students' Problem-Solving Skills

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Date/Time:Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Location:2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own http://www.cirtl.net/events
URL:http://www.celt.iastate.edu/celt-resources/events/
Contact:
Phone:515-294-5357
Channel:Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching
Categories:Training, development
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You know that you want your students to develop their problem solving skills, but you might be wondering what tools and strategies are available to assess these skills and provide students with feedback to improve their work. How can you encourage students to be more thoughtful about the process they use to solve problems rather than simply focusing on whether they have the correct solution?

*Facilitated by:*
Amy Godert, Associate Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence, Cornell University; Jared Danielson, Director of Curricular and Student Assessment and Associate Professor of Veterinary Pathology, Iowa State University

*CIRTL Cast Series: January: Assessing What Students Are Learning*
This series will provide new and experienced instructors with a stronger foundation in designing classes around meaningful learning outcomes and authentic strategies for assessing what really matters. Each session will include opportunities for practice with assessment techniques being introduced, via discipline-specific case studies for discussion in smaller breakout rooms. This series is organized by Cornell University through the CIRTL Network.


*Registration is required for this event prior to January 26, 2016.*

*Register for CELT events online through the Learn@ISU website website:*
1. Visit the Learn@ISU website
2. Login with your Net-ID (username) and password (upper right corner)
3. Click the Login button
4. Locate the Keyword search box (upper left section) > Input "CELT" > Click Search
5. Locate the program > Click List Events next to the appropriate cohort/program
6. Click Enroll - a pop-up window will appear
7. Click Register
8. You will receive an email with the subject: Enrollment Confirmation

OR:
By Email celt@iastate.edu
Please include:
1. your name
2. your department
3. your position (instructor, faculty, P&S staff, or teaching or graduate assistantship)
4. name of the event
5. date of the event

OR:
By Phone at 294-5357.


This event is coordinated by the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT). Iowa State University is a member of The Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) Network. CIRTL is an NSF Center for Learning and Teaching in higher education. Visit the CIRTL website to learn more.