2014 COURSE DESIGN BADGE WINNERS

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Congratulations to the Course Design Badge Winner: Gladys Childs. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

2014 Course Design Badge Winners

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Congratulations to the Course Design Badge Winner: Jasmine Tuya. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

Sloan-C/Merlot Presentation

Welcome to the resources page for our presentation at the Sloan-C/Merlot International Symposium for Emerging Technologies in Online Learning. To earn your Credly badge, please CLICK HERE to complete a feedback survey. To preview what our presentation was about, please watch the presentation teaser video below: To understand the rationale for the implementation of our badges and points system, please read the information on our Rationale for Implementation page. To view all of the badges that we offer as well as the activities where faculty and staff can earn points, visit our Badges and Requirements page. To view the latest badges awarded by the CETL through our website, visit the […]

CETL Announces Spring 2014 Mini-Grant Winners

The CETL is pleased to announce Dr. Jay Brown and Dr. Kalpana Pai as the winners of the Spring 2014 mini-grant competition for research in critical thinking, teaching and learning. Both faculty members will use the funds to incorporate gamification elements into their courses. These elements will ask students to engage in critical thinking and analytic reasoning. Dr. Pai plans to include an accounting game, Ledger Mania, in her Financial Accounting class. Ledger Mania is an educational board game designed for use in the financial accounting classroom. “My hope is to get students actively engaged in problem solving and have them apply their critical thinking and analytical reasoning skills in class,” said Pai Dr. […]

2014 Course Design Badge Winners

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Congratulations to the Course Design Badge Winner: Bill Newton. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

2014 Course Design Badge Winners

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Congratulations to the Course Design Badge Winner: Chris Parker. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

2014 Smartboard Badge Winners

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Congratulations to the Smartboard Badge Winner: Sharon Peters. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

2013 Course Design Badge Winners

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Congratulations to the Course Design Badge Winner: Julie Vowell. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

2013 Smartboard Badge Winners

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Congratulations to the Smartboard Badge Winner: Gokcen Orgruk. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

Using Badges for Faculty Development: Points

This is the third in a series of posts that detail our new system of badges and points. You can read the first post here and the second post here. The setup is pretty simple: faculty and staff participate in various faculty development activities and earn points. Each activity is worth a certain amount of points. Depending on the activity itself and the topic of the activity, those points go into certain badge categories. When enough points in a given category are earned, the badge is earned! Some activities (again, depending on the topic and the activity itself) count towards more than one badge. Here’s an example: Dr. Greer comes […]

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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