Webinar Series

Led by community and technical college leaders and other experts in the field, NISOD’s monthly webinars enable faculty members to conveniently learn about best practices and cutting-edge research related to effective teaching.

6 Apr, 2018

Student Engagement in College: The Heartbeat of Student Success (A Two-Part Webinar Series)

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Student Engagement in College: The Heartbeat of Student Success (A Two-Part Webinar Series) This webinar is a two-part series that will challenge faculty and administration to examine their levels of engagement; how their values correlate to their success in academia; and how to collaborate and develop partnerships with faculty, staff, support services, and [...]

22 Mar, 2018

Tools That Increase Student Engagement in Online Courses

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Tools That Increase Student Engagement in Online Courses Today's students are accustomed to continuous movement and visual stimulation. This session explores free and low-cost tools that can help increase student engagement in online courses. Tools that are discussed include Powtoon, audio editing, podcasting, screen capture software, streaming videos using PowerPoint, and more. The [...]

2 Mar, 2018

Student Engagement in College: The Heartbeat of Student Success (Part One of Two)

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Student Engagement in College: The Heartbeat of Student Success (Part One of Two) This webinar is a two-part series that will challenge faculty and administration to examine their levels of engagement; how their values correlate to their success in academia; and how to collaborate and develop partnerships with faculty, staff, support services, and [...]

22 Feb, 2018

Are Your Students Global Citizens? How to Teach Diversity to the Leaders of Tomorrow

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Are Your Students Global Citizens? How to Teach Diversity to the Leaders of Tomorrow Teaching diversity requires strong relationships that encourage dialogue and action so that today’s students become leaders of tomorrow. Confederation College has been embedding Indigenous knowledge into classrooms since 2010 through specially developed Indigenous Learning Outcomes (ILO). The infusion of ILOs [...]

1 Feb, 2018

Assessment Advocate: An Attribute of Teaching Excellence and Educational “Hotness”

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Assessment Advocate: An Attribute of Teaching Excellence and Educational “Hotness” This webinar is the third in a three-part series titled Elevating Your Educational “Hotness”: Achieving Teaching Excellence. The first two webinars discussed faculty attributes of pedagogical expertise and student-centered mindset. For the final webinar, the facilitators will discuss the importance of faculty being [...]

25 Jan, 2018

Entrepreneurial Mindset: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Advance Student Success

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Entrepreneurial Mindset: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Advance Student Success Entrepreneurship is more than an academic discipline and reaches far beyond the concept of traditional business creation and small business management. Entrepreneurship is a mindset—a framework for thinking and acting that empowers individuals and organizations to succeed in the 21st Century. In today’s rapidly changing, [...]

18 Jan, 2018

Classroom Management: Enough With the Nonsense!

By | 2018-01-18T22:52:34+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Classroom Management: Enough With the Nonsense! Learn about effective classroom management strategies that promote student success. Webinar participants discuss research-based classroom techniques specific for higher education learning and gain an understanding about the importance of student sanctioning from a student affairs perspective. This webinar highlights a partnership between Academic Affairs and Student Development Services [...]

14 Dec, 2017

Establishing a Social Presence in the Online Environment

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Establishing a Social Presence in the Online Environment Despite the increasing popularity of online courses, retention in these courses is much lower than their face-to-face counterparts. The content in both delivery methods is the same; so what’s the difference? One of the most obvious differences between traditional classes and online classes is a social [...]

15 Nov, 2017

Teaching in the “SLO” Lane

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Teaching in the "SLO" Lane This webinar illustrates how to design courses around Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) and how those outcomes benefit student learning. Have you ever questioned whether you are teaching students what they truly need to know? Do you wonder if students see how course concepts relate to one another, and if [...]

1 Nov, 2017

Student-centered Mindset: An Attribute of Teaching Excellence and Educational “Hotness”

By | 2017-11-01T19:56:21+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Student-centered Mindset: An Attribute of Teaching Excellence and Educational “Hotness” This webinar is the second in a three-part series titled Elevating Your Educational “Hotness”: Achieving Teaching Excellence. Part one of the series discussed the faculty attribute of pedagogical expertise, and this webinar focuses on a student-centered mindset. The facilitators will share specific student-centered [...]