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The Teaching Hub: Week Four, Winter 2017

 Engaging Teaching We don’t really want to talk about it, so don’t ask, but this week’s Engaging Teaching topic is leading a group discussion. The Girl Guide/Scout motto, “Be Prepared,” is also the motto for facilitating quality group discussions and resisting oppressive regimes. Who would’ve guessed!? Here are 5 keys to help you be prepared to facilitate a… Continue reading The Teaching Hub: Week Four, Winter 2017

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The Teaching Hub: Week Three, Winter 2017

Last week we started a new tradition of rhyming the name of the post to ‘edition’. Thus, this week’s post is called the ‘Permission Edition’. The permission we speak of comes in the form of Creative Commons licensing.  We declare The Teaching Hub CC-BY! This means anyone can take anything on The Hub and use it, re-mix it &… Continue reading The Teaching Hub: Week Three, Winter 2017

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The Teaching Hub: Week Two, Winter 2017

 Engaging Teaching Each week this section will cover one of the Teaching Works High Leverage Practices. These are the skills that we would like to highlight in the Open Faculty Development Textbook project that we’re working on. If you’d like to be involved with the project, please let us know. This week’s skill is: Setting Long- & Short-Term Goals for Students… Continue reading The Teaching Hub: Week Two, Winter 2017

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The Teaching Hub: Week One, Winter 2017

 Engaging Teaching Each week this section will cover one of the Teaching Works High Leverage Practices. These are the skills that we would like to highlight in the Open Faculty Development Textbook project that we’re working on. If you’d like to be involved with the project, please let us know. This week’s skill is: Implementing Organizational Routines Restrictions can breed creativity,… Continue reading The Teaching Hub: Week One, Winter 2017

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The Teaching Hub: Week Zero, Winter 2017

**We interrupt our regularly scheduled Teaching Hub post for a video that includes some silliness and a very special guest** Just before the holiday break, we did some testing out of ideas for the upcoming Week 8 Teaching & Learning Day on March 1st. We had an idea for an opening activity that involves making… Continue reading The Teaching Hub: Week Zero, Winter 2017