Jan
17

Date: Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017

Time: 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Add to CalendarTeaching and Learning Show 'n' Share: Managing Group Work and Using Infographics and Stories 01/17/2017 03:30 PM01/17/2017 04:30 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverIn this continuing series, two groups of faculty members share the time and each take 20-25 minutes to showcase a teaching and learning strategy and answer questions – to produce a fast-paced hour with two learning experiences for all to enjoy! Managing Group Work: Tips and TricksPresented by: Carleigh Randall, Faculty of Management Teaching in the Marketing Department, Carleigh Randall, like many VIU faculty, adopts group work in her classroom. And like many instructors, Carleigh has been challenged by issues that arise out of group work including communication struggles, unequal contribution, and assessment of group work. Reflecting on these issues, Carleigh has adopted a number of pedagogical strategies to help minimize these challenges. From group formation to group evaluation, Carleigh will provide the tips and tricks she finds helpful in improving the overall group experience in her classroom.Using Infographics and Stories to Assess Student UnderstandingPresented by: Charlene Stewart and Lisa Lewis, Adult Basic Education, Faculty of Academic and Career PreparationLooking for ways to reinforce and expand their students’ understanding of the concepts within Biology 067, Lisa and Charlene decided to incorporate infographics and stories into two major projects in the course.  In this session, Lisa and Charlene will describe these two projects, discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each, and share student feedback on the projects.  Date | Tuesday, January 17Time | 3:30 - 4:30 pmLocation |  Nanaimo Campus Royal Arbutus RoomRegistration | InVIU Direct LinkQuestions | Kathleen.Bortolin@viu.ca | Curriculum, Teaching and Learning Specialist | Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learningfalse

In this continuing series, two groups of faculty members share the time and each take 20-25 minutes to showcase a teaching and learning strategy and answer questions – to produce a fast-paced hour with two learning experiences for all to enjoy! 

Managing Group Work: Tips and Tricks

Presented by: Carleigh Randall, Faculty of Management
Teaching in the Marketing Department, Carleigh Randall, like many VIU faculty, adopts group work in her classroom. And like many instructors, Carleigh has been challenged by issues that arise out of group work including communication struggles, unequal contribution, and assessment of group work. Reflecting on these issues, Carleigh has adopted a number of pedagogical strategies to help minimize these challenges. From group formation to group evaluation, Carleigh will provide the tips and tricks she finds helpful in improving the overall group experience in her classroom.

Using Infographics and Stories to Assess Student Understanding

Presented by: Charlene Stewart and Lisa Lewis, Adult Basic Education, Faculty of Academic and Career Preparation

Looking for ways to reinforce and expand their students’ understanding of the concepts within Biology 067, Lisa and Charlene decided to incorporate infographics and stories into two major projects in the course.  In this session, Lisa and Charlene will describe these two projects, discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each, and share student feedback on the projects.  

Date | Tuesday, January 17

Time | 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location Nanaimo Campus Royal Arbutus Room

Registration | InVIU Direct Link

Questions | Kathleen.Bortolin@viu.ca | Curriculum, Teaching and Learning Specialist | Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning

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