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“The Case for Inclusive Teaching” – The Chronicle of Higher Education

In a recent edition of The Chronicle of Higher Education, Kevin Gannon makes a compelling case for inclusive teaching practices as a tool for increasing success for colleges and universities.  We are seeing a continued slide in enrollments – a … Continue reading

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End-of-Semester Reflection Potluck

Please join us on Friday, December 1, 2017, at noon in Chappell Hall, Room 113, for a reflection potluck.  We’ll discuss our semester experiences with upcoming syllabi in mind.  Please let me know if you would like to attend by … Continue reading

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New Issue of Liberal Education on Creating Inclusive Classrooms

Summer/Fall2017Vol.103No.3/4 Creating Inclusive Classrooms: Perspectives from Faculty Development This issue explores the role of faculty development in creating educational spaces that welcome students of all identities and encourage dialogue across perspectives. Also included are articles on intersectionality and liberal education, … Continue reading

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Certificate in Course Design for Essential Learning, Registration Open!

Certificate in Course Design for Essential Learning A credential for faculty who teach General Education courses January 9-12, 2018 Stetson University Deland, FL Logistics | Registration The Brown Center for Faculty Innovation and Excellence at Stetson University is thrilled to announce … Continue reading

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AAC&U News: Creating Signature Work Through Shared Experiences

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Complaining about students has consequences.

In her most recent blog post, Maryellen Weimer addresses the topic of a 2012 article in the Journal of Chemical Education. I have been guilty of this but I am working VERY hard to understand that students have reasons for their behavior and … Continue reading

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Looking to Step Up Your Game?

The Governor’s Teaching Fellows program is a statewide program for professors from both public and private institutions in Georgia. The goal is to create a kind of “think tank” for professors who are deeply dedicated to the quality of their teaching … Continue reading

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Joann Previts named top professor in Middle Level Education!!

Congratulations to our very own Joanne! Dr. Joanne Previts was named the nation’s Outstanding Professor of Middle Level Education. She received the award at the Association for Middle Level Education Annual Conference in Austin, Texas, this week. Criteria includes that … Continue reading

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IC-bG Reflection Dinner Oct 5

All teaching faculty and staff are welcome to join the Innovative Course-building Group (IC-bG) for dinner at Amici’s Cafe at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5. The topic for this dinner is “Tackling Your Challenges.” Instead of always relying on the things we do … Continue reading

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IC-bG workshop series “Strategies” and Reflection Dinners Fall 2016

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