November 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We ran a faculty forum on “Engaging Quiet Students in Discussions”. At this forum we reviewed an article on holding effective class discussions, and faculty shared tips for warming up and drawing out students in full class discussions. Please join us for an upcoming faculty forum (11/18, 1-2 PM) on “Supporting Student Presentations”. At this forum we will discuss setting … Continue reading November 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

October 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We have completed the running of our fall pedagogical workshops. Faculty who are interested in receiving or discussing content from these workshops should contact Zach Kornhauser (zk2124@columbia.edu). We are excited to announce the launch of upcoming faculty forums, which will be held on alternating Thursdays (from 1-2pm) beginning on October 21st and running throughout the Fall and Spring semesters. These … Continue reading October 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

September 2021: Faculty Development

We have a number of workshops running through the month of September. Please see below for a list of workshops, their times, and links to register: Developing a Positive Classroom Climate (September 20, 12-1pm). Discusses the importance of a positive classroom climate as well as how to create them. Assignments, Grading, and Feedback (September 23, 6-7pm). Focuses on methods for creating assignments so that they … Continue reading September 2021: Faculty Development

August 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: Faculty are encouraged to attend the annual Fall Faculty Welcome Event, which is being hosted by Academic Affairs. This informative event will include a number of updates pertinent to faculty as well as a series of pedagogically valuable roundtable sessions. To best prepare for the upcoming semester, faculty are also encouraged to take advantage of fall trainings and workshops. A … Continue reading August 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

July 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: Our fall workshop schedule is up! Faculty can register for upcoming workshops by visiting this page.  New HyFlex faculty are encouraged to register for an upcoming faculty panel discussion on the experience of teaching in the HyFlex modality, and a workshop on strategies for effective instruction in HyFlex courses. Faculty who wish to schedule a pedagogical consultation prior to the … Continue reading July 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

June 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We are hosting a series of upcoming faculty panel discussions on teaching effectively in the HyFlex modality. New HyFlex faculty are encouraged to register for one of these sessions to learn about the experience of teaching in this modality from current HyFlex instructors.   New HyFlex faculty are also encouraged to attend one of our upcoming workshops on “Adapting your Class … Continue reading June 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development