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
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
A group of Fleming faculty and staff attended the Aligning & Building Curriculum (ABC) Institute 2016 at Elmhirst Resort in May. We enjoyed the great location, food, and networking with colleagues from other institutions across the province. Oh, and we also learned about curriculum. Here’s the link to the ABC Resources, so you too can… Continue reading Chickens, Canoes, and Curriculum: Aligning & Building Curriculum 2016
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…
On May 3rd, we hosted the Academic Division Retreat. We chose the theme ‘Re-framing’, as in re-framing your thinking, your perspective, even your synapses! What we provided were some sessions, workshops and spaces that tried to open people to new ways of looking at things. We tried to do that through workshops on culture and community and… Continue reading Retreat and Reflect
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?