May 2021: From Beth Fisher-Yoshida

Dear SPS Faculty, I was reflecting on the level of productivity I need to complete all of the tasks I want to complete and comparing it with the reality of my energy and focus. There are some days I am bursting with energy and determination and I am able to accomplish so much more than I expected. I feel that anything is possible and if … Continue reading May 2021: From Beth Fisher-Yoshida

May 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Onboarding and Policies

Fall 2021 CPS Deadlines Deadline Item Submit To 5/26/2021 CPS with finalized Faculty (both Lecturers & Associates) Faculty Affairs – CUSPS Zendesk 5/31/2021(week of) Faculty Affairs to meet with program staff to review the CPS N/A 6/4/2021 All completed IEFs and CVs (for both Lecturers & Associates) due to Faculty Affairs Faculty Affairs – Google Drive Continue reading May 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Onboarding and Policies

May 2021: Faculty Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility Committee

The Accessibility and Inclusion Working Group Learn the Foundations of Digital Accessibility:Digital accessibility ensures that websites, mobile applications, and electronic documents can be easily navigated and understood by a wide range of users, including those users who have visual, auditory, motor, or cognitive disabilities. This summer, the Accessibility and Inclusion Working Group is hosting four digital accessibility webinars focused on course content: • May 26: Getting … Continue reading May 2021: Faculty Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility Committee

May 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

May updates for Faculty Development include: We hosted faculty panel discussions on teaching effectively in the HyFlex modality. Special thanks to our panelists Steve Safier, Eleni Vrana, and Chris Straw.  We facilitated workshops on adapting courses for HyFlex instruction for new HyFlex faculty.  We offered a series of workshops related to successful online instruction. The workshops covered strategies for promoting learning in online environments, methods … Continue reading May 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development