Contract Faculty Community of Practice (CoP)

Learner Motivation: Expanding the Motivational Strategies Repertoire in Higher Education


Event Date & Time

  • October 23, 2017
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Expanding the motivational strategies repertoire in higher education Drawing upon the current research, this session focuses on how the construct of learner motivation can be actualized in a university setting. The issues and implications for motivational teaching will be addressed and viable strategies will be offered to expand teaching repertoires. About the Facilitator: Shahid Abrar-ul-Hassan (more…)

Beyond Tests: Utilizing Authentic Assessment at University


Event Date & Time

  • February 26, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Beyond tests: Utilizing authentic assessment at university While moving beyond the assessment of convenience, a critical examination of traditional assessment practices has led to the emergence of some alternatives. This session offers a set of macrostrategies for alternatives in assessment that entail demonstrating competence in (semi)authentic contexts. About the Facilitator: Shahid Abrar-ul-Hassan has been a (more…)