The Faculty Professional Development Program offers numerous on-and off-campus enrichment opportunities, including:
Quality Matters, Blended Learning, and
May 20-21, 2013
Health & Learning Center Multipurpose Rooms
Hosted by the e-Learning Center
more information, contact Debbie.Shepard@nau.edu, 928-523-1629
A Worksession on Designing Instruction for Student Success
Friday, August 16More Information
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m
This optional seminar will focus on aspects of teaching related specifically to developing a productive beginning of the semester. This daylong work session is an opportunity to work on course development and design, including articulation of course goals, alignment of goals with assignments and assessments, and an introduction to instructional strategies supportive of student learning outcomes.
Topics to be covered include:
· Completing a Syllabus and Preparing for the First Week of Classes
· Developing Effective Assignment Sheets
· Initiating Productive Class Discussions
· Using the Blackboard Learn Course Shell
These conversations are planned to provide specific course design frameworks and related teaching strategies that are adaptable to multiple disciplines.
Agenda will be posted soon.
This seminar is an optional professional development opportunity open to all faculty, but priority registration will be given to new faculty.
New Faculty Orientation
Tuesday, August 20
8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Location: Ashurst Hall (Building 11, second floor)
No pre-registration required.
Agenda to be posted soon.
*Other programs will be added to the calendar as dates and times are confirmed. Please check back frequently.