RETREAT ON THE TEACHING LIFE
June 5-7, 2013
This retreat was a culminating experience for a group of faculty involved in a semester-long Faculty Learning Community around contemplative pedagogy. Held at Pierce Cedar Creek in Hastings, MI, the retreat afforded a group of thirteen faculty a spacious opportunity to further develop contemplative practices and to consider their impact on ourselves and the students we teach. We had opportunities to learn with and from a small group of colleagues from a range of disciplines at Grand Valley State and Ferris State universities. We were fortunate to be joined by a guest facilitator, Dr. Suzanne Klatt from Miami University, Ohio.
May 2-3, 2012
The 14th Annual Retreat on the Teaching Life was held May 2-3, 2012 at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute in Hastings, MI. This retreat focused on reflection and dialogue around teaching. Each participant received a book "Inspired College Teaching: A Career-Long Resource for Professional Growth" by Maryellen Weimer.Lodging in single rooms and four shared meals were provided.
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