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Center for the Advancement of Teaching

Our mission: the development of faculty across all career stages and areas of professional responsibility.

Associate Director for Programming

The Center for the Advancement of Teaching is delighted to announce that Dr. Jason Todd (English) will serve as our new Associate Director for Programming. In this role, Dr. Todd will assist in providing high-quality, relevant, evidence-based CAT programming in support of our new mission to serve faculty across all career stages and areas of professional responsibility. In addition to his grant administration experience, he has worked with CAT staff to plan, implement, and assess a variety of faculty development activities related to the QEP. Dr. Todd will begin his work with us this summer. [more]

Revised and Expanded

Check out CAT's new revised and expanded mission. [more]

New Courses

Teaching a new course at Xavier? Revised an existing course? Please list it.

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Upcoming Events

May 12th-August 12th:
Contemplation & Conversation Every Tuesday this summer [details]

Thursday, August 20th:
Blackboard Drop-in Session Do you need a refresher on using Blackboard? Do you want to get answers to those nagging Blackboard questions? If the answer is yes, this one-on-one session is for you. [details]

Friday, August 21st:
Blackboard Drop-in Session Do you need a refresher on using Blackboard? Do you want to get answers to those nagging Blackboard questions? If the answer is yes, this one-on-one session is for you. [details]

Friday, August 21st:
Electronic Classroom Orientation Are you thinking about using an Electronic Classroom or the Teaching Lab on an ad hoc basis? If so, this workshop is for you. [details]

Monday, August 24th:
Blackboard Virtual Drop-in Session Do you want to get answers to those nagging Blackboard questions from the comfort of your home or office? If the answer is yes, this virtual one-on-one session is for you. [details]

August 28th-December 4th:
ETC: Educational Technology Community informal, virtual gatherings to discuss ed tech topics [details]

Wednesday, September 2nd:
Instructional Continuity Plan Are you interested in developing a plan to continue teaching and learning with minimal interruption in case of an unplanned event? If the answer is yes, this workshop is for you. [details]

Wednesday, October 28th:
Accessibility in Online Courses for Hearing-Impaired Students Tips for making online content accessible for hearing-impaired students [details]

Wednesday, November 4th:
Exploring Open Education Resources (OER) Bring your current textbook and other materials [details]

Thursday, January 14th:
Five Iron-Clad Laws of Extremely Efficient Time Mangement Attend this session and you will magically get an extra three hours of free time each day [details]

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Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Kennesaw State University maintains a list of journals that publish SoTL research and/or address issues in higher education as well as a list of teaching conferences.


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