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Assignment Redesign with TILT: An Online Workshop

Assignment Redesign with TILT: An Online Workshop

Poly-synchronous: To do an assignment charrette, you and a partner will meet once via Zoom or Teams based on your availability. Otherwise, all work is completed asynchronously on Canvas. Purpose: Many of you have heard of TILT by now – an assignment framework that promotes transparency in learning and teaching. Now it is time to ...

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Climate Justice Online Book Discussion: Braiding Sweetgrass

Climate Justice Online Book Discussion: Braiding Sweetgrass

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants In this book discussion, we will be exploring some chapters of the book Braiding Sweetgrass, which is written by Robin Wall Kimmerer. Robin is a citizen of the Potawatomi Nation, a scientist, and a decorated Professor of Environmental Biology. This text explores the relationship ...

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High 5 in the Online/Virtual Classroom – This workshop is full

High 5 in the Online/Virtual Classroom - This workshop is full

Virtual classes present new challenges when compared to on-ground classes. How do we build community, connect with our students, create clear assignments, and stay flexible as an instructor? What do the High 5 practices look like in the virtual classroom? This workshop provides you the opportunity to build community with colleagues while adding proven student ...

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Preparing for an Inclusive Online Class – This workshop is full

Preparing for an Inclusive Online Class - This workshop is full

Promoting inclusivity and diversity in the classroom is the instructor’s privilege and responsibility. Join Myriam Feldman and Archana Alwar to explore how you can apply equity and access practices to online teaching and cultivate a sense of belonging for our students. This workshop will include examples, group discussions, scenarios, role-playing and opportunities to grow.   ...

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Last Updated February 11, 2020