College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

CLAS Teaching Roundtables November 25, 2013

Date: November 25, 2013
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Pere Marquette, KC
More Information: http://gvsu.edu/clas/clas-teac...

CLAS Teaching Roundtables November 25, 2013

The CLAS Teaching Roundtables brings together faculty from across the college for lunch, round table discussions, and sharing of ideas about effective teaching. Faculty members will present teaching techniques in small group settings to encourage discussion. Monday, November 25, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Pere Maquette (KC).  Registration is accessible on the website: http://gvsu.edu/clas/clas-teaching-roundtables-264.htm

  • “Creating a Supportive and Engaging Environment in Introductory Courses - Helping Students Persist and Succeed" – Shannon Biros and Thomas Pentecost (Chemistry Department)


  • “Game-playing Across the Disciplines: How Roles and Victory Objectives can Deepen Students’ Ability to Explore Complexity” – Gretchen Galbraith (History Department)


  • “The Undergraduate Student Thesis: Understanding the Major and Showcasing Scholarship” – Amy Masko and Corinna McLeod (English Department)


  • "The Distance Between Us" – Jo Miller and Lisa Miller (English Department and Center for Adult and Continuing Studies)


  • "Support and Accountability: Developing Research Projects for Millennials” – Michelle Miller-Adams (Political Science Department)


  • “Designing for Lifelong Learning Using the Inverted Classroom” – Robert Talbert (Mathematics Department)