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Pedagogy’s Digital Swiss Army Knife: Explain Everything

Explain Everything draws from a range of educational technologies…
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Students and Their Email Habits

Written By: Nikki Lane Over the past 4-5 years, popular news…
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Examining Classroom Dynamics: Responding to Students

Written by: Lindsay Murphy On Tuesday September 21, CTRL hosted…

3 Tools for Facilitating Discussion Outside of Class: Piazza, Basecamp, and Slack

Written By: Emily Crawford Getting students to participate…

AU’s Green Teaching Certificate Program on Track to Break Record

Written by: Anna Olsson When the Green Teaching Program first…
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Teaching Environment and Sustainability across the Curriculum

This session seeks to engage and collaborate with faculty who want to learn about incorporating issues relating to conservation, climate change, and/or sustainability into their courses.
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Communicating Research through Visual Storytelling

Increasingly, videos are enhancing and in some cases replacing traditional print modes of communicating scholarship. This session showcases several examples, from the PEW Research Center to AU student research-based videos from interdisciplinary courses.
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Abandoning Fears and Taking the Plunge into Online Teaching

Aimed at both established and new faculty members, this roundtable consists of experts in online learning, a professor who recently launched her first online course, and a professor previously hesitant to take the plunge but who is increasingly getting ready.
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Millennial Students and Community-Based Learning (CBL): A Perfect Match

The session is appropriate for all faculty—from those who have never taught a CBL course to those who are experienced in CBL, but want to explore new ideas and innovations.
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The Rewards & Perils of Teamwork: Can It Be Taught?

This panel brings together multidisciplinary perspectives—from economics, sociology, business, and public administration—to discuss how educators can successfully bring into the classroom the varying real-world work contexts, incentive systems, and notions of fairness and justice that motivate successful teamwork.