Welcome to a new semester of The Teaching Hub! This weekly blog post is here to dole out tips, ideas, and important information about teaching at Fleming College in measurable, timely chunks throughout the semester. We hope you enjoy it enough to check in every week, and maybe even get involved in sharing your ideas.… Continue reading The Teaching Hub: Week One Spring 2017
OMG I can see it now. @FlemingLDS is going to do one of those dumb 'best of' posts for the end of the semester. pic.twitter.com/W37jGYvl6T — Lonnie Lonnerson (@Pancakes_Lonnie) December 13, 2016 Thanks for the fun idea, Lonnie! This issue of The Teaching Hub includes the ‘best of’ for each category from Fall 2016, as voted… Continue reading The Teaching Hub: Best of Fall 2016 Edition
Engaging Teaching @FlemingLDS pic.twitter.com/FjcnyfX616 — Lonnie Lonnerson (@Pancakes_Lonnie) November 25, 2016 Gee, We hope it’s okay for Lonnie to share this clip from Pixar’s Inside Out. Oh well, we guess it’s Lonnie’s copyright issue anyway. Speaking of interactive, what does that even mean? Well, this late in the semester, interaction is probably done through a foggy haze… Continue reading The Teaching Hub: Post 14, Week 13
Would you like to share what you do in D2L with your Fleming colleagues? Do you want to see what others are doing to get some great ideas? Let’s open D2L up a little bit so that we can see what can be done and riff off of each other’s ideas. Seeing each other’s… Continue reading Introducing the Fleming Course Share Registry
I am currently reading, as a little bit of professional learning, The Monsters of Educational Technology, by Audrey Watters. I’m convinced you couldn’t find a better person to have a critical eye on your field than her. Her analysis of the history, present and future of Ed-Tech in this book and on her blog reveals cycles of excitement… Continue reading Excitement/Abandonment/Excitement
Interested in awarding badges for achievement or advancement for your students? We have yer stinkin’ badges! With our recent upgrade to D2L, we received a number of upgrades to current tools, and were able to integrate D2L (Brightspace) Badges/Awards tool into your current and future course pages. What are Badges? Well, they are what you remember… Continue reading Badges? We have your badges…
Next Tuesday, May the 3rd, we will be getting together for another Academic Retreat at the Sutherland Campus. The theme for the day is re-framing your perspective and will be focused on 3 streams: Academic Council Updates Culture and Community Teaching and Learning With Engagement The first two streams will be delivered through workshops and seminars… Continue reading Planning to Reflect… Preflection?