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This Week at the CETL – 02.24.2014

Hi everyone! No fancy HTML Template today, just the good old plain CETL facts! WE WANT TO GIVE YOU MONEY! (Seriously). We’re sponsoring another mini-grant opportunity. Deadline is March 21st! WE ALSO NEED TO HEAR FROM YOU! Specifically about our points and badges system. Even if you’ve never attended a workshop, please take five minutes and fill out our survey. As always, great workshops this week, including: Designing Learner Centered Multimedia Objects: Lecture Capture, 2/25/14 at 12:15 pm. Lackluster Discussion Buster: Promoting Active, Meaningful Participation, 2/27/14 at 12:15 pm. Collaboration as a Tool for Critical Thinking (Helping Group Projects!), 2/27/14 at 1:30 pm. Facebook and Education, 2/28/14 at 1:00 pm. […]

APP OF THE WEEK – Reporter

The app of the week this week is the Reporter app. While it is not a free app, it could be great for professors and students to understand their productivity and time management patterns. What is does is it sends you randomly times surveys each days and with the answers that you provide you can create reports to understand things that you care about such as how much time you have spent studying, doing research, reading, and anything else since the app allows you to customize your surveys. To download it for $3.99 for iOS devices click HERE. To learn more about this app you can read this article written about […]

About the CETL

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Texas Wesleyan University (CETL) promotes a student-centered university by providing resources and professional growth opportunities to faculty on enhancing instructional practice, integrating technology, and promoting essential student skills.

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