Upcoming Events TLPDC Center


 

WILEY LEARNING INSTITUTE:  ONLINE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
For Higher Education Faculty and Campus Leaders
Register @ www.WileyLearningInstitute.com or call 1.800.245.6217
 
Visit the Texas College and Career Readiness Network website
or contact Amy Williams aewill@cemtral.uh.edu


MAGNA  20 MINUTE MENTOR  SERIES:  LRC-235:  MTWTh: 10 - noon & 2-3 p.m.;  F: 10-noon
 
AUGUST-SEPTEMBER, 2014
LEARNER-CENTERED TEACHING--WHERE SHOULD I START?
HOW DO I GET MORE STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN CLASS?
WHAT IF A STUDENT ASKS A QUESTION I CAN'T ANSWER?
HOW DO I GET STUDENTS TO READ THEIR ASSIGNMENTS BEFORE CLASS?
HOW CAN I PROMOTE DEEP, LASTING STUDENT LEARNING?
HOW CAN I HELP STUDENTS DEVELOP CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS?
HOW CAN I USE VOICE FEEDBACK TO IMPROVE STUDENT LEARNING?
HOW DO I GIVE FEEDBACK THAT IMPROVES STUDENT WRITING?

  

OCTOBER-NOVEMBER, 2014
HOW FLEXIBLE SHOULD I BE WITH NON-TRADITIONAL STUDENTS?
WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT FEELING TIRED, STRESSED, AND BURNED OUT?
WHAT ARE THE THREE WORST MISTAKES TO MAKE IN THE CLASSROOM?
HOW CAN I LEARN STUDENT NAMES?
HOW  CAN  I CLARIFY FUZZY LEARNING GOALS?
CELL PHONES, LAPTOPS, AND FACE BOOK:  WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT THEM?
HOW SHOULD I RESPOND TO WRONG  (OR NOT VERY GOOD ) ANSWERS?
WHAT CAN I LEARN FROM STUDENT RATINGS?
WHAT CAN I DO TO INCREASE STUDENT RETENTION? 
 
NOVEMBER-DECEMBER, 2014
REPEAT ANY OF THE PREVIOUS SERIES.
THE ACT OF TEACHING:  PART 1:   TECHNIQUES FOR CLASSROOMS AND PRESENTATIONS
                                       PART 2:  PHYSICAL AND VOCAL EXERCISES
RACE IN THE CLASSROOM   &  WOMEN IN THE CLASSROOM
DECLINING BY DEGREES:  HIGHER EDUCATION AT RISK
 
LOOK FOR FREE WEBINARS FROM THE NORTH AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR FACULTY DEVELOPMENT
LEARNING RESOURCES NETWORK(LERN):  info@lern.org 
 

 

         THECB  ONLINE DATA MODULES :  http://www.txprofdev.org/
CRITICAL THINKING
FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHING
READING COMPREHENSION
ONLINE TEACHING
MAKING DECISIONS WITH DATA
UNDERSTANDING DATA ANALYSIS

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P-16 DATA RESOURCES:  http://www.txhighereddata.org/Reports/Performance/p16data/

HIGH SCHOOL TO COLLEGE LINKAGES:  http://www.txhighereddata.org/Interactive/HSCollLink.cfm

PATHWAYS PROJECT:  http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/pathways Site to learn more about vertical alignment collaboration between K-12 institutions and higher education....

THECB on Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/Texas.Pathways  To get project updates and related news

Learning Resources Network(LERN):  info@lern.org

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The Midland College Teaching and Learning Professional Development Center is a faculty-driven resource center, designed to promote teaching excellence as well as collaborative initiatives to enhance student learning.

James Fuller at (432) 685-4625/, Office; (432) 685-6898, PDT/L Center
jfuller@midland.edu