#GuildChat for 12/15/17: Writing for Learning

Our next #GuildChat takes place Friday, December 15th at 11am PT / 2pm ET. Our topic for this week’s chat is on Writing for Learning.   Most […]

Tech Up Your Classroom: Thanksgiving Style

Whether you’re looking for some neat themed lesson plans and activities to incorporate into your classroom to celebrate Thanksgiving, or maybe you’re just in search of […]

Off Campus Library Services: What Is APA Style CENTRAL?

APA Style CENTRAL (APA SC) is a cloud-based learning and writing tool for all things APA! It is produced and maintained by the same organization […]

The Toolbox: Making the Grade: Get Maximum Benefit from Course-Based Assessments [VIDEO]

Assessment criteria traditionally have been used to define university-wide assessment practices that are often tied to accreditation.  Such principles also have significant implications for faculty […]

Keith's Quick Quotes: Helpful Tools for Harvesting Research [VIDEO]

The research process for any essay is often wide-ranging, with many a rabbit trail to follow.  For students and faculty, having helpful tools while conducting […]

Communicating Effectively with Adult Learners: 4 Simple Suggestions to Improve How You Are Perceived [VIDEO]

When you enter the learning environment of a new class for the first time, you are likely to meet some students who are quite intimidated […]

When You Are New to IWU: What Happens When I Am Offered My First Course? [VIDEO]

At the end of the hiring journey, newly minted adjunct faculty have one overarching question: When and how am I offered my first course? In […]

When You Are New to IWU: What Happens After I Pass the Online Training Seminar? [VIDEO]

Hiring in to Indiana Wesleyan University as a member of the adjunct faculty community is a journey.  One of the major milestones during that journey […]

Why Are People STILL Upset with "New" Math?

You've seen the social media post like this, right? My mom sent it to my sister (also a teacher - @jenbearden) and I to ask if […]

The Toolbox: Opening a Digital Backchannel to Classroom Engagement [VIDEO]

In higher education classrooms, faculty are the primary communicators of information. As they teach, we can assume that students in those classrooms are simultaneously having […]

20-Minute Mentor Commons: How Can I Earn Swift Trust in My Online Classes? [VIDEO]

Discover how the core elements of creating trust – communicating fully and openly, delivering on promises, building confidence, recognizing concerns – can be accomplished in […]

Thriving in the Onsite Classroom: Real Devotion [VIDEO]

What makes for a real devotion in the onsite classroom?  Learn how personalizing your devo can facilitate vital connections within and between your students. Whether […]

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