CTE Weekly - November 29, 2022
CTE Weekly - November 29, 2022
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CTE Weekly

November 29, 2022
Hi Friend of the CTE, 
While browsing the CTE Weekly, you can register for a book club and workshops, access Faculty Focus articles, and register for an event from our partners.

Upcoming Book Club and Workshops

Winter Term Book Discussion - Register Now! 

Thursday, January 12, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Register Now for Teaching Interculturally: A Framework for Integrating Disciplinary Knowledge and Intercultural Development Book Club. We will buy your book and facilitate the Zoom discussion.
Only 3 spots left!
Active Learning for Signature Inquiries Two-Part Workshop  
Signature Inquiry courses in the new Miami Plan require active learning approaches, address specific Signature Inquiry topics, facilitate meaningful student inquiry, and demonstrate the synthesis of knowledge in multiple disciplines to engage students in opportunities to meet global challenges. This two-part workshop supports instructors who aim to develop Signature Inquiry assignments and courses. It is highly recommended to attend both sessions. In order to attend the second session, you must attend the first session.
Monday, January 9, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, 320 Laws (lunch will be served)
Wednesday, January 11, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, 320 Laws (lunch will be served)
Register Now for Monday, January 9, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Register Now for Wednesday, January 11, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
From Scholarly Teaching to SoTL: A Workshop on Presenting and Publishing  
In this two-part workshop we will explore the process for developing a classroom research project into a submission to a scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) conference or journal. In-person only, at 320 Laws Hall. It is highly recommended to attend both sessions. In order to attend the second session, you must attend the first session. (lunch will be served)
Register Now for Tuesday, January 10, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Register Now for Thursday, January 12, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

News and Information

Help Students Finish Strong!
How can we keep students engaged while helping them practice self-care during the “grumpy time” of the semester leading up to final exams? Check out five strategies in this article from Faculty Focus.
Celebrate a Different Kind of Holiday Gift Exchange 
In this season of giving, Maryellen Weimer reminds us that teachers and students give each other gifts that may motivate, inspire, and even change lives. Explore the transformative potential of teaching and learning in Weimer’s article from Faculty Focus.

Opportunities From Our Partners

Digital Kaleidoscopes: Proving Mastery & Obtaining Regulatory Compliance
Friday, December 2, 11:00 am 
Stay informed of the U.S. Department of Education's Regular and Substantive Interaction (RSI) policy for distance learning, and find out how RSI enhances student mastery of learning outcomes. Register for the webinar, in which Miami Online learning designers explore strategies for instructor-led interaction in the online space. 
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