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.

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 2020 Cool Tools Schedule

Cool tools workshops offered:

Date

Time

Workshop

Facilitator

Jan. 16

1:30-3:00 p.m. Cool Tools for Teaching: Webex Meetings Tom Birkenbach
Jan. 30 1:00-2:30 p.m.  Cool Tools for Teaching: Microsoft Teams Peer Discussion Tom Birkenbach
Feb. 13 10:00-11:30 a.m. Cool Tools: Active Student Response Systems: First Aid for Dry Subject Matter, Splintered Attention, and Other Ailments Amanda Karsten
Feb. 13 1:30-3:00 p.m.  Cool Tools: Interconnectivity of Web Apps: Microsoft Flow Tom Birkenbach
Mar. 2 1:30-3:00 p.m.  Cool Tools for Teaching: Writing Effective Exam Questions Annette Hamel
Mar. 18 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Cool Tools for Teaching: Writing Exams and Analyzing Results Christopher Shank
Mar. 26 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Cool Tools for Teaching: Webex Meetings Tom Birkenbach
Apr. 2 1:30-3:00 p.m.  Cool Tools: Interconnectivity of Web Apps: Microsoft Sway Tom Birkenbach


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.