Faculty Development Workshops

Fall 2017

Below are the topics for faculty development that have been confirmed for the Fall semester at CSU.  All face-to-face sessions will be offered on a Friday from 10:00 am - Noon unless otherwise noted.

8/25/17--Open Access/Scholarly Communication Publishing:  Professor Charlene Snelling, Chicago State University Library

9/8/17--Open Educational Resources:  Dr. Page Wolf, Faculty Development Chair/Professor at College of Lake County

9/15/17--Using Technology to Enhance Student Engagement:Mr. Michael Sukowski, Director, Center for Teaching and Research Excellence, CSU

9/22/17--Grant Writing and Finding Resources:  Mr. Michael Sukowski, Director, Center for Teaching and Research Excellence, CSU


9/29/17--Using Proactive/Intrusive Advising for Retention: Mr. Michael Sukowski, Director, Center for Teaching and Research Excellence, CSU

10/6/17--A Technology Teacher's Toolbox A-Z: Dr. Patrice C. Boyles, Acting Director, Center for Teaching and Research Excellence, CSU

10/13/17--Providing Student Support:  Mr. Theodis Garth, VLE Administrator, CSU Center for Teaching and Research Excellence; Dr. Omar Headen,  Interim Dean--Honors College/Director--Learning Assistance Center, CSU; and Mr. Michael Sukowski, Director, Center for Teaching and Research Excellence, CSU


10/20/17--Digital Portfolios: Dr. Patrice Boyles, Associate Professor--Secondary Education, CSU; and Dr. T. Bernard Rowan, Associate Provost--Academic Affairs, CSU


10/27/17--Technologies for the Diverse Learning Styles:  Dr. Jacqueline Callery,  Senior Director-Faculty Development, City Colleges of Chicago and Mr. Michael Sukowski, Director, Center for Teaching and Research Excellence, CSU

11/3/17--Mentoring Junior Faculty with Respect to DAC Requirements/Portfolios: Dr. Patrice Boyles, Associate Professor--Secondary Education, CSU; and Dr. T. Bernard Rowan, Associate Provost--Academic Affairs, CSU

 

To Register:  http://bit.ly/2smCRdN

Previous Sessions

Videos

Spicing Up Your Syllabus Part I: Syllabus Basics
Joanna Kolendo, Chicago State University
James Kowalski, Chicago State University

Spicing Up Your Syllabus Part II: Learning Outcomes and Objectives
Quintella Bounds, Chicago State University
Bernard Rowan, Chicago State University

Handouts

Below are some resources featured in previousCTRE workshops that their authors have graciously allowed to be featured on the CTRE website.

Writing Grant Proposals
Kenneth Henson, The Citadel

Academic Writing from Research to Publication
Sonja Foss, University of Colorado-Denver
William Waters, University of Houston-Downtown

The What, Why, and How of Rubrics (Handout 1; Handout 2)
James Kowalski, Chicago State University

It's Easier Than You Think: Create a Website to Enhance Learning
James Kowalski, Chicago State University

Six Presentation Alternatives for the PowerPoint-Weary
James Kowalski, Chicago State University

Spicing Up Your Syllabus, Part I: The Basics
James Kowalski, Chicago State University

Spicing Up Your Syllabus Part II: Learning Outcomes, Objectives, and Assessments
Barbara Leys, Chicago State University
Thomas (Bernard) Rowan, Chicago State University

Power Tools from the LIS Toolbox: Faculty Resources for Teaching, Research, and Publication
Joanna Kolendo, Chicago State University

Web 2.0 Technologies in the Classroom
Jason Rhode, Northern Illinois University

Assessment Strategies: Basics to Advanced
Shannon Milligan and Carol Scheidhelm, Loyola University Chicago

Course Design and Curricular Reform
Edmund Hansen, Northeastern Illinois University

Introducing the Socratic Seminar
Diane Moses, Chicago State UniversityWorkshops

The e-Learning Alphabet: A-M
Barry Dahl, Desire2Learn

The e-Learning Alphabet: N-Z
Barry Dahl, Dexire2Learn

Preparing for Faculty Tenure Review at CSU
Debrah Jefferson, Chicago State University

iPads in the Math Classroom
April Welch, IIT

LiveText Workshop
Angie Poole, Chicago State University

Technologies that Meet the Diverse Learning Styles of Your Students: A Hands-On Workshop
Regina Dixon-Reeves and Michael Sukowski, Chicago State University

Modeling Critical Thinking in Health Policy Courses
Juanita Holliman, Chicago State University

Spicing Up Your Syllabus
Michael Sukowski and James Kowalski, Chicago State University

Creating a Campus Honor Code: A Unifying Force of Civility
Adam Peck, Stephen F. Austin State University