Professional Development for Faculty

A collection of professional development opportunities and events for Faculty, including the Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop, the Course Design Intensive, as well as the New Faculty Orientation.

Developing Your Skills as a Peer Reviewer of Teaching: Introductory Workshop – January 22 2018


Event Date & Time

  • January 22, 2018
    12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

The formative peer review of teaching is a process designed to provide feedback to instructors about their teaching.  It is an opportunity for all involved to engage in collegial conversations about teaching and student learning. Please join us for this experiential  workshop suitable for reviewers and reviewees in the peer review of teaching.  The peer review (more…)

Teaching in a Blended Learning Environment (T-BLE) – Winter 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 1, 2018
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • March 13, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 3, 2018
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Event Description

T-BLE is now a 4-week immersive blended course aimed at instructors who are already teaching in the classroom and are considering moving to a blended environment. Participants will have an orientation to blended learning, an opportunity to redesign a module from a current course, and a chance to collaborate with others and gain authentic experience with the blended learning environment.

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – May 2018


Event Date & Time

  • May 15, 2018 - May 17, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are May 15, 16, 17 2018.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you (more…)

Teaching in a Blended Learning Environment (T-BLE) – Spring 2018


Event Date & Time

  • May 18, 2018
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 31, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • June 19, 2018
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Event Description

T-BLE is now a 4-week immersive blended course aimed at instructors who are already teaching in the classroom and are considering moving to a blended environment. Participants will have an orientation to blended learning, an opportunity to redesign a module from a current course, and a chance to collaborate with others and gain authentic experience with the blended learning environment.

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – June 2018


Event Date & Time

  • June 12, 2018 - June 14, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are June 12, 13, 14 2018.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you (more…)

Course Design Intensive – June 2018


Event Date & Time

  • June 18, 2018 - June 22, 2018
    8:45 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The Course Design Intensive (CDI) is a 3-day workshop in which participants work, individually and collaboratively, to design or re-design a course they are (or will be) teaching. Throughout the workshop, participants will acquire a broadened understanding of course design concepts, and will gain skills and tools they can apply to their own course. The (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – July 2018


Event Date & Time

  • July 10, 2018 - July 12, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are July 10, 11, 12, 2018.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – August 2018


Event Date & Time

  • August 14, 2018 - August 16, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are August 14, 15, 16, 2018.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – December 2018


Event Date & Time

  • December 11, 2018 - December 13, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are December 11, 12, 13  2018.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you will (more…)