RSVP for the 2018 Webster University Teaching Festival

Feb. 6, 2018

RSVP for 2018 Teaching Festival
Interact with faculty, staff and students and hear the latest on approaches to engaged learning.

Now is the time to RSVP for next week's annual Webster University Teaching Festival. The entire Webster community is invited to participate, with several sessions to be broadcast via WebEx for community members at campuses outside of St. Louis.

This year’s festival includes workshops, poster presentations, panels, and roundtable discussions by Webster faculty, students and staff on the theme "Teaching Toolkit for Engaged Learning."

Find out the latest tools, research and happenings and interact with colleagues and classmates at any session Feb. 12-16. 

Participants are encouraged to RSVP here for sessions they would like to attend. A complete program of activities can be found on the 2018 Teaching Festival page.

List of sessions

Date & Time Location Title of Event
Monday, February 12, 9:30-10:30 am Library Conference Room
Library 120
Link to WebEx session
PANEL PRESENTATION
Global Learning in an Online Worldwide Curricula
Monday, February 12, 11 am-12 pm Library Conference Room
Library 120
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
International Curriculum Choose Your Adventure: A Canvas, WebNet+, Online, Global Teaching Story
Monday, February 12, 12-1pm Library Conference Room
Library 120
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
Inclusive Teaching Roundtable
Monday, February 12, 3-5 pm Loretto Hall 40 POSTER SESSION, Reception, and Academic Resource Center Open House
Tuesday, February 13, 10:30-11:30 am FDC Suite
Library 420
Link to WebEx session
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
Navigating the Dialectic Between Responsible Gatekeeping versus Inclusive, Student-Centered Learning
Tuesday, February 13, 12-1 pm Library Conference Room
Library 120
PANEL PRESENTATION WITH STUDENTS
Agency and Integrative Learning: Exchanging Letters
Tuesday, February 13, 4:30-5:30 pm FDC Suite
Library 420
WORKSHOP
Collaboration & Productivity in the Cloud - Leveraging the Power of Office 365 Apps
Wednesday, February 14, 9-10 am Library Conference Room
Library 120
WORKSHOP
Students' Success Network: A Toolbox for Engaged Teaching & Holistic Advising
Wednesday, February 14, 11 am-12 pm Library Conference Room
Library 120
PRESENTATION
Using FlipGrid to Create Presence In An Online Class: Cognitive, Social, & Instructor
Wednesday, February 14, 1-2 pm Library Conference Room
Library 120
WORKSHOP
The Writer's Secret: Storytelling as Metaphor and Model for Teaching and Learning
Wednesday, February 14, 2-3 pm Library eClassroom
Library 110
WORKSHOP
Teaching Climate Change Policy with a Little Number Crunching
Thursday, February 15, 8 am-2 pm East Academic Building 137
Stop by anytime for a demo!
WALK-IN WORKSHOP
You: Teaching Via WebNet+
Thursday, February 15, 8 am-6 pm East Academic Building 102 Faculty Research Symposium
Friday, February 16, 9-10 am FDC Suite
Library 420
PANEL PRESENTATION
Motivating the First Year Experience: Persistence Through Transparency

The Teaching Festival is brought to you by the Faculty Development Center, the Academic Resource Center, the Online Learning Center, and the University Libraries.

For more information, please contact Liza Dister, Faculty Development Coordinator, at edister17@webster.edu.

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