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Fall 2017

Portfolio Learning Circle (Full)

Description: Please join this learning circle if you would like to meet several times during the fall semester to work on your portfolio and see examples of past submissions. We will set goals as a group to complete a teaching philosophy, section narratives, and the assembling of documentation for a complete portfolio for either tenure or rank.

Facilitator: Bill Faber

Meeting Dates and Times: Friday: September 29, 2017, October 27, 2017, and December 1, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Location: 308 Main

Teaching Unprepared Students

Description: This learning circle will focus on the book, Teaching Unprepared Students: Strategies for Promoting Success and Retention in Higher Education, by Kathleen Gabriel. In this learning circle we will discuss the increasing number of post-secondary students that are unprepared for the rigors of college. We will examine techniques and approaches that can be used in class to help at-risk students raise their skills so that they can successfully complete their studies.

Facilitator: Christina McElwee

Meeting Dates & Times: Wednesday: September 27, October 25, November 29 @ 2:30-4:00

Location: 308 Main


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