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.

18 Jan, 2018

Classroom Management: Enough With the Nonsense!

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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

By | 2017-12-14T20:05:31+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

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

By | 2017-11-15T21:08:56+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

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 [...]

18 Oct, 2017

Teaching Techniques: Beyond Lectures

By | 2017-10-18T20:11:59+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Teaching Techniques: Beyond Lectures Are you tired of lecturing semester after semester? Learn how to revitalize your classroom by using active learning to facilitate interactions between you and your students. This webinar introduces teaching techniques that have multiple benefits, including being more efficient than typical lectures in keeping your students attentive and engaged. Included is [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

23 May, 2017

Bird by Bird: Creating a Culture of Teaching Excellence

By | 2017-06-16T01:11:39+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Webinar Series|0 Comments

Bird by Bird: Creating a Culture of Teaching Excellence "Student success" is a common mantra in higher education; however, in order to realize student success, institutions must first have "teacher success." This webinar discusses strategies to create a sustainable culture of teaching excellence. By the end of the webinar, participants are able to identify promising [...]