April 2021: OCI – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We hosted an “April Fool’s” themed faculty forum which focused on dispelling beliefs about popular instructional practices that have not been supported by research. We also held a forum for HyFlex faculty that centered on understanding the professional development needs of our faculty. We facilitated a faculty panel discussion for all SPS faculty on leveraging professional experience in the production … Continue reading April 2021: OCI – Faculty Development

March 2021: Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We held four workshops on the following topics: Principles and Practices of Inclusive Pedagogy, Intercultural Pedagogy, Creating Positive Learning Environments, and the Science of Learning.  We hosted a faculty forum for HyFlex instructors on bringing professional experiences into the classroom. Please join us for an upcoming teaching forum on translating ‘lessons learned’ from remote instruction to a hybrid workplace (3/18, … Continue reading March 2021: Faculty Development

February 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We held workshops on the following topics: Supporting Group Projects Online, Best Practices for Asynchronous Activities, Intercultural Pedagogy, and Designing Effective Learning Experiences. Upcoming workshops include the Science of Learning (2/22, 12-1pm) and Moving Assessments into the Online Space (2/24, 5-6pm). We held a teaching forum for HyFlex instructors on strategies for student engagement, and a general faculty forum on … Continue reading February 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

January 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We are running six workshops during the month of January. Topics include adapting courses for HyFlex instruction, supporting group projects in online environments, and creating positive classroom climates. You can view and register for the full list of workshops here. We held a Spring Faculty Welcome event that drew nearly 170 faculty from programs across the school. The event featured … Continue reading January 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

December 2020: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Please see information for upcoming workshops, forums, and training opportunities for faculty listed below: The faculty development team offered a tailor-made workshop on inclusive teaching and learning to the NECR program. If you are interested in tailoring a workshop to your program, please contact Zachary Kornhauser (zk2124@columbia.edu) or Naureen Madhani (nm2628@columbia.edu) The Spring 2021 pedagogical workshops and forums started this month. Sign up here: https://calendly.com/cusps-onlineContinue reading December 2020: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

November 2020: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: Teaching forums held on (a) inclusive learning experiences in HyFlex classes, (b) identifying and responding to faculty burnout, and (c) faculty’s reflection on experiences teaching in the HyFlex modality. To be added to the forum contact list please complete this brief form. Call for faculty to submit proposals to deliver brief ‘lightining talks’ at the Spring Welcome Event (1/5). Lightning … Continue reading November 2020: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development