Center for the Advancement of Teaching

Our mission is to advance the art and science of teaching and learning.

CAT Annual Report

Our August 2014 annual report is now available. [more]

New Courses

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

Fall 2014:
Advanced Intercultural and Interethnic Communication [more]

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 18th:
Fostering Reciprocity in Service Learning One critique of service learning is that it might perpetuate the imbalance of those in positions of privilege naming the problems and the solutions for the less privileged. Come join us in a discussion of how to make service learning more reciprocal. [details]

Monday, September 22nd:
How shall I live, knowing I will die? How does awareness of mortality inform our teaching and connect us to the Xavier mission? [details]

Friday, September 26th:
Blackboard Collaborate: Beyond the Basics Are you interested in going beyond Collaborate's basic features? Attend this web conference to learn to use more of Collaborate's features. [details]

Monday, September 29th:
RTLT: Facilitating Discussions Read Today Lead Tomorrow [details]

Wednesday, October 1st:
Peer-Led Team Learning PLTL in an Undergraduate Chemistry Course [details]

Friday, October 24th:
T'ai Chi Learn the ancient Chinese art of movement [details]

Wednesday, October 29th:
Reading Textbooks RTLT [details]

Thursday, October 30th:
Halloween Social Hour Social Hour [details]

Monday, November 3rd:
Positives of Online/Hybrid Teaching and Learning Come listen to the experts and hear about their successes in distance education [details]

Thursday, November 13th:
Contemplative Pedagogy Workshop Specifics TBA [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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