Calendar of Events

November 2011

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

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Faculty Mentoring Group
Faculty Writing Group   
Faculty Reading Group 
Transparency in Learning and Teaching Initiative
sends you data on how your students view their learning experiences in your course.  It's a good complement to the required ICES student ratings of your instruction.

November 1
Writing Your Teaching Philosophy Statement
Jane Alsberg
2405 Siebel Center
3:30 – 5:00 pm
Registration required

November 2
Integrating Assessment Into Learning: The "Scholar" Environment in Principle and Practice
William Cope
10 Education, 1310 S 6th St, Champaign
11:00 am – 12:30 pm

November 3
Blended Learning: Facilitating Online Discussions
Ava R. Wolf
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am – 12:00 noon

November 3
The Basics of Foundation Proposal Writing
Staff from the Office of Foundation Relations
Graduate School of Library and Information Science (501 E. Daniel, C); Room 126
3:00 – 5:00 pm

November 4
Education: What Now?
Dean Mary Kalantzis, College of Education
University YMCA , 1001 South Wright Street
12:00 noon

November 7
Illinois Faculty Seminar: Leading Worthwhile Class Discussions
Mary-Ann Winkelmes
Illini Union Bookstore Building, 807 S. Wright St., room 514
12:00 noon – 1:30 pm

November 7
Creating Effective Student Teams and Team Assignments
Cheelan Bo-Linn
428 Armory
3:00 – 5:00 pm
Registration requested 

November 9
Unlock Your Students' Potential; Teaching Your Learners How to Learn
Jane Alsberg
428 Armory
4:00 – 5:30 pm
Registration

November 10
Illinois Compass Gradebook
CITES staff
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am – 12:00 noon

November 10
Writing Your Teaching Philosophy Statement
Jane Alsberg
428 Armory
3:30 – 5:00 pm
Registration

November 16
Design of Digital Game-Based Learning
David Huang
10 Education, 1310 S 6th St, Champaign
11:00 am – 12:30 pm

November 29
Instructional Design for Blended and Online Courses
Ava R. Wolf
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am – 12:00 noon

November 30
Teaching with Technology Brown Bag
CITES staff
23 Illini Hall
12:00 – 1:00 pm