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21 Sep, 2017

Elevating Your Educational “Hotness”: Achieving Teaching Excellence

By | 2017-09-21T20:29:59+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Elevating Your Educational "Hotness": Achieving Teaching Excellence This webinar is the first in a three-part series that focuses on specific attributes exhibited by excellent faculty. In an effort to create a culture of teaching excellence, Broward College has identified specific attributes that its Center for Teaching Excellence and Learning helps faculty cultivate. This webinar [...]

7 Sep, 2017

Social Presence in Online Learning: A Critical Literacy for Effective Online Experiences

By | 2017-09-07T21:07:28+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Social Presence in Online Learning: A Critical Literacy for Effective Online Experiences Recent research suggests that students continue to struggle with isolation and disconnectedness in online courses. This webinar addresses the importance of human connection in online learning and provides participants several easy-to-implement strategies to enhance social presence. The webinar facilitators consider social presence [...]

28 Aug, 2017

NISOD Announces Its Next Workshop Location

By | 2017-08-28T21:31:05+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|0 Comments

NISOD Announces Its Next Workshop Location Austin, TX, August 25, 2017 – The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) announced its next Regional Workshop, scheduled for February 9, 2018. The workshop will take place at the Tampa Marriot Westshore Hotel in Tampa, Florida. NISOD’s Regional Workshops bring professional development closer to faculty, [...]

23 Aug, 2017

Dynamic Lecturing: Research-Based Strategies to Enhance Lecture Effectiveness

By | 2017-08-28T13:48:09+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Dynamic Lecturing: Research-Based Strategies to Enhance Lecture Effectiveness In the fight against poor teaching, lecturing has been unjustly accused and vilified. If someone describes a lecture as ineffective, the webinar facilitator asks three questions: (1) what kind of lecture is it, (2) how is the lecture delivered, and, (3) to whom is the lecture [...]

28 Jul, 2017

NISOD Debuts Inaugural Virtual Conference

By | 2017-08-01T18:12:11+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|0 Comments

NISOD Debuts Inaugural Virtual Conference AUSTIN, TX [July 27, 2017]: In an effort to increase the availability of outstanding professional education opportunities, the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) is excited to announce its inaugural virtual conference, being held 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM Central Standard Time (CST) on Wednesday, October 25, [...]

20 Jul, 2017

Teach Students How to Learn: Metacognition Is the Key!

By | 2017-07-20T21:05:59+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Teach Students How to Learn: Metacognition Is the Key! Today’s students come to college with widely varying academic skills, interests, and motivation levels. Faculty often lament that students are focused on achieving high grades, but do not want to spend time necessary to learn the material. Too many students think that memorizing information before [...]