Category Archives: Teaching & Learning Resources

Summer 2015 Teaching Circle

Syllabi (re)Design Success! an MCTC CTL Teaching Circle, facilitated by Holly Fairchild Have you been meaning to rework your syllabi, but haven’t made the time? Do you wish to collaborate with other faculty across disciplines to gain ideas on how … Continue reading

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NCAT Webinar Series: February, March, April and May 2014

NCAT’s spring 2014 series of free webinars begins in February. You must register for each webinar, but there is no registration fee. Registration is limited to 100 participants for each webinar. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing … Continue reading

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The Teaching Circle Experience

The Teaching Circle Experience, by Susannah K. Brown, Ph.D. As a new adjunct faculty member at MCTC, I started the Fall 2012 semester with a lot of excitement about the community.  I couldn’t wait to greet my students and engage them … Continue reading

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ASA Newsletter

Greetings! This message comes at the suggestion of the MnSCU Academic Affairs Council to let you know about the ASA Newsletter, which changed to a web/subscription format this past spring.  The newsletter is the primary vehicle for delivering news from … Continue reading

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Funds for Engaged Learning, Civic Development and Engagement Initiatives

FUNDS FOR ENGAGED LEARNING, CIVIC DEVELOPMENT AND ENGAGEMENT INITIATIVES Seminar ($1,000) and program development ($10,000) grants that support “campus-based initiatives that demonstrate how uses of engaged forms of learning that actively involve students both within and beyond the classroom directly … Continue reading

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SALG: Student Assessment of their Learning Gains [FREE course evals online]

Looking for an easy, individually customizable, FREE, learning-centered course evaluation form? If you like this, spread the word. Below are my notes from the recent POD conference presentation by Stephen Carroll from Santa Clara University about the NSF-supported SALG instrument. … Continue reading

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U fo MN Open Textbook Catalog

Open Textbook Catalog In an effort to reduce costs for students, the College of Education and Human Development has created this catalog of open textbooks to be reviewed by faculty members. Read full press release Open textbooks are complete textbooks … Continue reading

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