Kennesaw State University

Part-Time Faculty

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 8:00am to Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Type: 
Workshop
Campus: 
Location: 
The Commons Student Culinary Center - Upstairs Group Dining Room

If you are a KSU part-time instructor wishing to energize your teaching and to take it to the next level, this two-day program is for you!
Being held at The Commons on Tue. April 7 and Wed. April 8, this Teaching Academy will introduce you to research on student learning, information processing and skill development, and to teaching strategies tailored to foster deep lasting learning in your students. Rather than simply listening to presenters, the sessions will be very interactive, and there will be time during the two days dedicated to apply the theories and research to your own courses.
Some of the topics discussed will include:

  • Student's Prior Knowledge
  • Information Processing and Knowledge Organization
  • Student Motivation
  • Practice and Feedback
  • Student Development
  • Course Climate
  • Metacognition

This event requires registration, and acceptances have already been made.

Presented By

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 8:00am to Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 5:50pm
Event Type: 
CETL Conference
Location: 
KSU Center Room #400

If you are a KSU part-time instructor wishing to energize your teaching and to take it to the next level, this two-day program is for you!

In this Teaching Academy, you will be introduced to research on student learning, information processing and skill development, and to teaching strategies tailored to foster deep lasting learning in your students. Rather than simply listening to presenters, the sessions will be very interactive, and there will be time during the two days dedicated to apply the theories and research to your own courses.
Some of the topics discussed will include:

principles of learning
course design
learning-centered instructional strategies
assessments that measure and extend learning
conflict management in the classroom
motivating students
academic integrity
responding to student diversity

Presented By

Friday, January 24, 2014 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Event Type: 
Workshop
Location: 
CETL House #54: Lab

This event is for part-Time Faculty

Presented By

Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
Event Type: 
Workshop
Location: 
CETL House #54: Lab

This event is for Part-Time faculty who are in their first semester at KSU. It is a get together in a focus group format with the CETL Faculty Fellow for Part-Time Faculty Support. If you have ideas you would like to discuss about ways to help you better teach KSU's students, and /or if you have concerns or issues you would like to discuss, then, this workshop is for you.

Presented By

Monday, October 7, 2013 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
Event Type: 
Workshop
Location: 
CETL House #54: Lab

This two hour workshop will focus upon ways to facilitate learning and how to structure a class and teaching approaches. Topics to be covered are course planning, organization, structuring the classroom environment, and classroom management. Different methods of teaching will also be covered, e.g., lecture, interactive discussion, multimedia, and in-class group work.

Presented By

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
Event Type: 
Workshop
Location: 
CETL House #54: Conference Room

This two hour workshop will focus upon ways to facilitate learning and how to structure a class and teaching approaches. Topics to be covered are course planning, organization, structuring the classroom environment, and classroom management. Different methods of teaching will also be covered, e.g., lecture, interactive discussion, multimedia, and in-class group work.

Presented By

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 9:00am to 10:45am
Event Type: 
Workshop
Location: 
CETL House #54: Lab

Many faculty use collaborative learning methods such as group project work to enhance the learning experience for students. This session will discuss the advantages and challenges, including evaluating, of this type of learning and provide practical strategies and resources for effectively employing it in your classes.

Presented By

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Type: 
Workshop
Location: 
CETL House #54: Lab

This event is for Part-Time faculty who are in their first semester at KSU. It is a get-together in a focus group format with the CETL Faculty Fellow for Part-Time Faculty support. If you have ideas you would like to discuss about ways to help you better teach KSU's students, and/or if you have concerns or issues you would like to discuss, then this workshop is for you.

Presented By

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 9:30am to 10:45am
Event Type: 
Workshop
Location: 
CETL House #54: Conference Room

Near semester's end when many students begin to have concern over their grades, tension can appear. This 75 minute workshop will focus on how to avoid conflicts and how to handle them when they do occur. The facilitator is a certified conflict mediator.

Presented By

On May 21st and 22nd CETL held its first Teaching Academy for Part-Time Faculty. The Academy included 17 faculty members, chosen by their applications, to two days of interactive sessions introducing them to research on student learning, information processing and skill development.
Some of the topics included were: principles of learning, course design, learning-centered instructional strategies, assessments that measure and extend learning, conflict management in the classroom, motivating students, academic integrity and responding to student diversity.

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