The NYU Center for Teaching Excellence is pleased to announce its faculty development programming for Fall 2011. These programs are offered at no cost to full and part-time NYU faculty as well as graduate students. Lunch will be provided at all programs. Space is limited and registration is required; to register visit http://www.nyu.edu/cte/registrationonline.html (If the link does not open, you may need to copy and paste it into your browser.)
The Fall 2011 programs are:
• INSIGHTS ON TEACHING
with 2010-2011 Distinguished Teaching Award winners
Thursday, October 13, 2011, 12:30-2:00 p.m.
NYU's highest teaching honor, the Distinguished Teaching Award, is given annually to faculty who have distinguished themselves in their interactions with students in and out of the classroom. CTE is pleased to present winners of the 2010-2011 DTA medal in a panel discussion on their experiences educating NYU students.
• TEACHING LARGE LECTURES
with NYU professors T. James Matthews, Daniel Stein, and Bryan Waterman
Thursday, October 27, 2011, 12:30-2:00 p.m.
A panel of NYU faculty discusses the difficulties and possibilities for engaging student learning while teaching one of the staples of a large university: the large lecture course.
• BEYOND HOUSEKEEPING: USING LEARNING MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE TO PROMOTE COLLABORATION AND OTHER PEDAGOGICAL GOALS
With Lucy Appert, director of educational technology in NYU’s Liberal Studies Program
Thursday, November 3, 2011, 12:30-2:00 p.m.
This session will offer a view of course management systems and collaborative learning environments from a pedagogical perspective, including a discussion of the practical impact of instructional technology on classroom dynamics.
Registration for all CTE programs is required; please visit
http://www.nyu.edu/cte/registrationonline.html to register.