Calendar of Events

March 2012

The following sessions are hosted and sponsored by a variety of teaching academies, colleges, and offices at the University of Illinois.

Multimedia Archive of teaching/learning events at Illinois

March 1
Using Students' Prior Knowledge to Help Learning 
Sandy Finley
428 Armory
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
2:00 PM ~ 4:00 PM                

March 2
Lync 2010 Overview (CITES)
23 Illini Hall
2:00 PM ~ 4:00 PM

March 5
The Alchemist's Dilemma: When Science Meets Composition
Neal Lerner
160 English Building
4:00 - 6:00 pm

March 6
Illinois Compass 2g: Teaching with Groups
23 Illini Hall
10:00 AM ~ 12:00 PM

Writing your Teaching Philosophy Statement
Jane Alsberg 
428 Armory
3:30 pm - 5:00

Occasional Conversations on International Education
101 International Studies Building
Contact: Marlys Miller
4:00 – 5:30pm

March 7
Use of Computer adaptive testing in the service of learning
Jose Mestre
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
10 Education, 1310 S 6th St, Champaign

The Maps on Our Backs: Teaching with Google Maps
Ashwini Chhatre 
23 Illini Hall
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: Assessing Student Performance with Tests, Surveys and Pools
23 Illini Hall
2:00 PM ~ 4:00 PM

Web Accessibility Best Practices Teleconference
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Phone: (888) 363-4735 code: 2726754
Contact: Jon Gunderson

March 8
Illinois Compass 2g: Grade Center
23 Illini Hall
10:00 AM ~ 12:00 PM
1:00 PM ~ 3:00 PM

Going Beyond "Practice Makes Perfect": Key Features of Practice and Feedback
Cheelan Bo-Linn
428 Armory
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm 

Meeting the Challenges of Blended Learning
23 Illini Hall
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

March 9
Illinpis Compass: Question & Answer Clinic (for Blackboard Vista users)
23 illini Hall
9:00 AM ~ 11:00

Lync 2010 Overview (CITES)
23 illini Hall
2:00 PM ~ 4:00 PM

March 12
Creating a Teaching Philosophy Statement
Cheelan Bo-Linn, Laurie Kramer
428 Armory
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

March 13,
Illinois Compass 2g: Tracking Student Progress with Reporting Tools and The Early Warning System
23 Illini Hall
10:00 AM ~ 12:00 PM

Making Sense of it All: Using Concept Maps for Teaching and Learning
Sandy Finley
428 Armory
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

How-to Series: Using Respondus to Author Questions and Manage Tests & Surveys in Illinois Compass2g
23 Illini Hall
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

March 14
Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Illinois Compass: Question & Answer Clinic (for Blackboard Vista users)
23 Illini Hll
2:00 – 4:00 pm

Web Accessibility Best Practices Teleconference
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Phone: (888) 363-4735 code: 2726754
Contact: Jon Gunderson

March 16
Lync 2010 Overview (CITES)
23 Illini Hall
10:00 AM ~ 12:00 PM

March 27
How-to Series: Getting Started with Multimedia
23 Illini Hall
2:00- 4:00 pm

March 29
Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am – 12:00 pm