We offer workshops throughout the year on a wide variety of topics, including Teaching Techniques, Assessment and Online Teaching. Below find the current schedule of workshops for 2013-2014. We will be updating this schedule on a regular basis, so please check back.
If you have any suggestions for a workshop topic, or would like to volunteer to offer a workshop through the CATL, please email us.
International Panel Breakfast Event
January 23rd, 2014 from 8:15am – 9:50am, 1965 Conference Room
Designing a High Impact First Year Seminar
January 23rd, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., 1965 Conference Room
Faculty Development Conference: Assessment as a Tool for Change
January 24th, 2014 - 7:45am - 1:45pm
Credit for Prior Learning
January 24th, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., 1965 Conference Room
Flipping the Classroom
On April 16th, 2012, Professors Angela Bauer-Dantoin (Biology), David Voelker (History) and Jeremy Wildenberg (Modern Languages) presented on the topic of 'Flipping the Classroom'. This is an innovative strategy that utilizes technology to 'cover' the material, allowing faculty to devote class time to discussion, active learning and building critical thinking skills.
If you missed this great workshop, check out our Flipping the Classroom resources page for the video of the presentation, plus lots more information.
Teaching Writing Effectively in Any Course
On August 24th, 2011, the CATL sponsored an afternoon workshop on "Teaching Writing Effectively in Any Course". Beginning with an introductory plenary session hosted by Brian Sutton, entitled "Helping Students Write Better: What the Research Says, What our Colleagues Say", participants could then choose from four options in three concurrent sessions
If you'd like to learn more about what was covered at this workshop, visit our Teaching Writing Effectively in Any Course resource page.