Showcase on Teaching and Learning: Engaging 21st Century Learners

Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Time: 8:15 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
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Continental Breakfast and Faculty Presentations (8:15–11:35 a.m.)—Strong Hall

Join colleagues for a “mix and mingle” continental breakfast while browsing table-top displays and visiting with many of the campus service units. Faculty presentations begin at 9:00 a.m. on the second floor in Strong Hall classrooms. This year the breakout sessions are 45 minutes in length. This will give opportunities for additional sessions for faculty and other colleagues to showcase classroom work and research in the following presentation tracks:

  • Learning Online
  • Blended Learning
  • Best Practices in Teaching Strategies
  • Teaching with Technology

Luncheon & Keynote Speaker (12:00–1:30 p.m.)—PSU

Eric Mazur, Harvard University Area Dean of Applied Physics, Balkanski Professor of Physics and of Applied Physics will present the keynote presentation, “Confessions of a Converted Lecturer.”

Registration Now Open!

Register for both opportunities through My Learning Connection!

  • Select Course Catalog and click on Show All Classes
  • Search under the “Showcase on Teaching and Learning” category in the Course Catalog

Please sign up to attend the continental breakfast and/or the complimentary luncheon & keynote session. Registration is not requested for individual faculty presentation breakout sessions. Seating for faculty presentations will be on a first come, first served basis. The breakout sessions will be held in high capacity rooms to accommodate large audiences.

Find more information about other events in this week’s Provost Communiqué.

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