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CETL to Celebrate Staff Spring Series Participants

Our mission is to promote a student-centered university by providing resources and professional growth opportunities to faculty on enhancing instructional practice, integrating technology, and promoting essential student skills. While we have always encouraged staff to attend our workshop offerings and individual consultations, we collaborated with the Texas Wesleyan Staff Council to determine offerings that would target our staff’s specific needs. The result of this partnership was the development of the CETL Staff Spring Series consisting of four different workshop topics offered twice throughout the semester. Topics selected were Social Media Tips & Tricks, Project Management Tools, Collaborating Over the Cloud, and Atomic Learning. The Staff Celebration is the culminating event for this series and […]

Summer Institute Featuring Guest Speaker Kristi Gerdes

Kristi Gerdes of AVID for Higher Education will lead day two of the CETL Summer Institute.   Her teaching practices include high-engagement activities that give students both great responsibility and ample support. Kristi’s Bio: Kristi has degrees from the University of Chaminade of Honolulu (B.A.) and Dallas Baptist University (M.A.).  She began her teaching career in the secondary field as an English teacher and then the AVID elective teacher.  She was a part of Southwest Texas Junior College’s faculty and the Student Success Coordinator from 2008 until 2012.  Kristi’s extensive teaching and services experience encompasses teaching first-year seminar and core courses in English. Kristi also helped develop the Student Success Center […]

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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