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8 Apr, 2021

Leveraging Wikipedia in First-Year Interest Courses: A High-Impact Learning Model

2021-04-09T14:27:26-05:00April 8th, 2021|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Leveraging Wikipedia in First-Year Interest Courses: A High-Impact Learning Model The first year of a student’s higher education experience is an integral time to learn skills and build habits that will support students on their path to a degree. Student success at Miami Dade College is the priority of every student contact interaction [...]

16 Jul, 2020

Increasing Equity in STEM and Career Technical Education With Open Educational Resources

2020-08-20T22:11:45-05:00July 16th, 2020|Categories: Webinar Series|12 Comments

Increasing Equity in STEM and Career Technical Education With Open Educational Resources With the cost of college steadily increasing, many students struggle to afford the materials necessary for success in their courses. River Parishes Community College faculty Dr. Esperanza Zenon is tackling this issue by using and promoting open education resources (OER). This presentation will [...]

18 Jun, 2020

Five Simple Ways to Improve Engagement in College Success Courses for Better Outcomes

2020-08-20T22:12:44-05:00June 18th, 2020|Categories: Webinar Series|1 Comment

Five Simple Ways to Improve Engagement in College Success Courses for Better Outcomes In October 2018, EdSurge released the research study "Measuring Up: How Community Colleges Define, Measure and Support Student Success." This study revealed important trends in student success initiatives, current practices for institutional analytics, and early indicators of student success at [...]

3 Jun, 2020

A Message to the NISOD Community

2020-06-07T23:30:14-05:00June 3rd, 2020|Categories: Membership|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A Message to the NISOD Community Our heart and prayers go out to George Floyd, his family and friends, and everyone whose heart is aching right now. While men and women around the world denounce his senseless killing and the long-standing injustices found in our systems and institutions, the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development [...]

28 May, 2020

Trauma-Informed Teaching and Learning: How Do We Help Our Students Recognize and Mitigate the Impact of Stress and Traumatic Experiences

2020-08-20T22:14:32-05:00May 28th, 2020|Categories: Webinar Series|4 Comments

Trauma-Informed Teaching and Learning: How Do We Help Our Students Recognize and Mitigate the Impact of Stress and Traumatic Experiences In times of uncertainty, we look to our leaders–at home, at school, and at work–for guidance and reassurance. Students, particularly underprivileged students, look to their instructors for this kind of reassurance and comfort. How can [...]

14 May, 2020

Mindful Course Design for Student Success

2020-08-20T22:15:59-05:00May 14th, 2020|Categories: Webinar Series|5 Comments

Mindful Course Design for Student Success How did you develop a heart for the mission of community colleges? With a focus on student-centered online engagement strategies, this webinar describes course designs that enable students to succeed. By exploring the rewards associated with the Bartlett Model for Engaging the Online Learner, webinar attendees develop [...]