Archive for faculty development

Book Clubs and Workshops, Spring 2022

Book Clubs  |  Workshops  |  STLR Sessions  |  On-Demand Sessions BOOK CLUBS – Register Here The fine print: Sessions are capped at 10 participants unless otherwise noted, books are provided for first 10 registrants, faculty are provided only one book per semester, and registrants are requested to attend all sessions for their enrolled group. To be […]

Book Clubs and Workshops, Fall 2021

Book Clubs  |  Workshops  |  STLR Sessions BOOK CLUBS Ungrading Why Rating Students Undermines Learning (and What to Do Instead) Facilitator: Lora Pezzell Dates: 9/7, 9/14, 9/21 Time:  12:30 – 1:30 pm Location: Virtual Blindspot: Hidden Bias of Good People Facilitators: Anastasia Wickham and Trevor Cox Dates: 9/29, 10/6, 10/20, 11/3 Time:  1:00 – 2:00 […]

Teaching and Books

Written by Cheryl Frech, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Chemistry –  I am a big fan of books. Because I commute to UCO from Norman, I constantly listen to audiobooks in the car. My bedside table is stacked with a book-in-progress and multiple to-read titles. I just completed an eight-year stint as the book and media reviews […]

Marketing Professor Reflects on President Betz’ conversation on “What are we doing here?”

Author: Dr. Jeri Jones- The UCO teacher center, the Center for Excellence in Transformative Teaching and Learning (CETTL), holds a monthly informal discussion called the Socrates and Stein Café.  Modeling the early French Salons and Socrates, UCO faculty are invited to come and share thoughts over cookies and tea on a big question in the academy. […]