Cool Tools for Teaching Workshops


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Cool Tools for Teaching workshops introduce faculty to a variety topics and strategies to complement or enhance current teaching methods. These include high-tech, low-tech, and no-tech tools workshops, which are open to everyone—including part-time faculty, full-time faculty, master's instructors, and graduate teaching instructors.

We will also offer Cool Tools at the very beginning of the Fall and Spring semesters in a week-long intensive format. Descriptions and calendars can be found below.

To register for these sessions, please click the Register for Workshops icon at the bottom of the page. Once you have logged in, select the year and change "Group" to Cool Tools to view all the upcoming sessions.

Spring 2019 Cool Tools Schedule

Cool tools workshops offered:

Date

Time

Workshop

Facilitator

Jan. 18 1:00-3:00 p.m.  Interconnectivity of Web Apps: Microsoft Stream Tom Birkenbach
Jan. 23 9:30-11:00 a.m.  Interconnectivity of Web Apps: Microsoft Teams Tom Birkenbach
Feb. 6 9-11 a.m. Interconnectivity of Web Apps: W-Exchange, Outlook and More Tom Birkenbach
Feb. 8 9-11 a.m.  Baccalaureate Writing Essentials Maria Gigante
Feb. 20 9-11 a.m. Interconnectivity of Web Apps: Microsoft Teams 2 Tom Birkenbach
Mar. 5 9-11 a.m. Introduction to Course Redesign Kristal Ehrhardt
Mar. 5 1-3 p.m. Writing Effective Exam Questions Annette Hamel
Mar. 13 9-11 a.m. Interconnectivity of Web Apps: OneNote Tom Birkenbach
Mar. 27 9-11 a.m. Interconnectivity of Web Apps: Forms and More

Tom Birkenbach

Jun. 18

10-11 a.m. Cool Tools for Teaching:  Intentional Assignment Design I

Susan Caulfield & Lisa Singleterry

Jul. 16 10-12 p.m. Cool Tools for Teaching:  Intentional Assignment Design II Susan Caulfield & Lisa Singleterry
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 Are you interested in presenting high-tech, low-tech, and no-tech tools to colleagues to help them enhance their teaching methods? Contact the Office of Faculty Development. 

Cool Tools Workshops introduce faculty to a variety of highly successful ideas and strategies to compliment classroom instruction. These popular workshops are open to all, including but not limited to full-time and part-time faculty and graduate teaching assistants.