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Energize Your Students: New Ideas for a New Semester

5th Annual Celebration of Teaching Excellence at Cornell
January 12-15, 2015

This January, the CTI is proud to present new seminars that focus on engaging your students through techniques that promote active learning, better student assessment, and the strategic use of technology in the classroom.

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All sessions will be held in the ILR Conference Center, King-Shaw Hall, Room 225.

DATE & TIME TOPIC
MON. JAN. 12
10:30-11:45 AM
Wake Up Your Students:Engaging Students with Active Learning
12:00-1:00 PM
LUNCH DISCUSSION: How to Get Students Talking: Fostering Active Discussion
1:30-2:45 PM Good Groups: Getting Students to Work Together Effectively
TUESDAY, JAN. 13
10:30-11:45 AM
Why and How to Add Online Components to Your Course
12:00-1:00 PM LUNCH DISCUSSION: What Flipping the Classroom Looks Like at Cornell
1:30-2:45 PM Simple Ways to Flip Your Classroom
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 14
10:30-11:45 AM
Quick Ways to Gauge What Students Have Learned
12:00-1:00 PM LUNCH DISCUSSION: Managing Student Technology
1:30-2:45 PM How Well Do You Know Your Students? Using Surveys to Find Out Fast
THURSDAY, JAN. 15
10:30-11:45 AM
Breathing Life into Your PowerPoint
12:00-1:00 PM LUNCH DISCUSSION: Making Classrooms Inclusive /
Cornelia Ye TA Award Presentation
1:30-2:45 PM How Blackboard Can Save You Time and Help Your Students Learn
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