EdTech and CERTI present a Freshman Faculty Forum Event, “Course Design to Optimize Student Learning”, in Curtis Laws Wilson Library room 204, from 4:00PM to 5:00PM on Nov. 19th

EdTech and CERTI present a Freshman Faculty Forum Event, “Course Design to Optimize Student Learning”, to be held in Curtis Laws Wilson Library room 204, from 4:00PM to 5:00PM on Nov 19th. This event will be focused on several topics related to course design such as student learning goals, backwards design, and developing a scaffold for using Bloom’s Taxonomy of learning in the classroom. All freshman faculty are invited to attend!

Please direct any questions to Diane Hagni, CERTI coordinator, at hagnid@mst.edu or 573-341-7648.

Our Tools Shape Us

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The educational tools that we choose often shape how we educate our students, so let's choose them wisely with one eye on the future. Source: www.edutopia.org This same concept applies to a lot of lab courses. There's some big machine which … [Continue reading]

CERTI and EdTech present a Curators’ Teaching Summit event, “Great Expectations: Bridging the Gap Between Instructor and Student Expectations”, on Wednesday Nov 12 from Noon til 1:30PM

Update: The resources (videos and web article) presented at the Curators' Teaching Summit are now available at: edtech.mst.edu/teach/services/workshops (click the November tab). Update: The final Curators' Teaching Summit of 2014 was a great … [Continue reading]

Learning Objectives – Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation – Carnegie Mellon University

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Source: www.cmu.eduWhat is the most important thing in your course for students to know or do in five years? That's the question that we use to start the first consultation we have with instructors.  It is important to understand what you expect … [Continue reading]

What is STEM Transformation?

I had the opportunity to attend a conference in October called Transforming Institutions: 21st Century STEM Education.  There were many good ideas that I took away from this conference but the question that I started the conference with is, what is … [Continue reading]

Faculty Success = Student Success & Student Success = Faculty Success

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I had the opportunity to attend a conference in October called Transforming Institutions: 21st Century STEM Education. There were many good ideas that I took away from this conference but one that continues to resonate with me is that for many of us … [Continue reading]

Update: CLC Software Request Process for SPRING / SUMMER 2015 Now Closed.

UPDATE:The Formal CLC Software Request Process is now closed. Sorry! If you want to request the purchase of specialized software, you may still email Educational Technology at edtech@mst.edu with your request. EdTech is opening up the Computing … [Continue reading]

CERTI and EdTech present a Freshman Faculty Forum event, “Do All Students Learn the Same Way?”, on Wednesday Oct 22 from 4:00PM til 5:00PM

CERTI and EdTech will be presenting a Freshman Faculty Forum event, "Do All Students Learn the Same Way?", on Wednesday Oct 22 in Curtis Laws Wilson Library, room 204. This event will be held from 4:00PM until 5:00PM. This event will be focused on … [Continue reading]

The NMC Horizon Report: 2013 Higher Education Edition

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The NMC Horizon Report > 2013 Higher Education Edition is a collaborative effort between the NMC and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), an EDUCAUSE Program. The tenth edition describes annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project, a … [Continue reading]

CERTI presents a Faculty Learning Event, “Extreme Syllabus Makeover, Part 2″, on Friday Oct 31 from Noon til 1:00PM

CERTI will be presenting a Faculty Learning Event, "Extreme Syllabus Makeover, Part 2", on Friday Oct 31 in the Havener Center, Meramec/Gasconade room, from Noon until 1:00PM. This event will be focused on syllabi. Bring a copy of your syllabus … [Continue reading]