I was privileged to receive some insight into the mind of young people last week. I have since had time to really think about and consider how many of us may categorize them. This insight is the fact that young people today have access to every bit of knowledge in the known world. From microscopic… Continue Reading Access to Everything
Author Archive | Mark DeLonge
Free Speech in the Classroom What rights do students have to free speech in class? What rights, obligations and legal responsibilities do faculty have? How can we create a space that encourages civil discussion of difficult issues? How does freedom of speech fit with the mission of a liberal arts education? Join us this Friday, October… Continue Reading October 6th Friday Forum
It is the fifth anniversary of the 4x4x16 Writing Challenge at NMC and what better way to celebrate than to participate in the challenge. The 4x4x16 Writing Challenge will begin the week of the October 16th and will run until November 13th. ALL instructors are invited to participate by writing 4 pieces of writing over… Continue Reading 4x4x16 Writing Challenge – Year 5!
Read a Short article in Inside Higher Education about how open educational resources changed Robin DeRosa’s pedagogy. DeRosa is the keynote speaker for the MCO OER Summit at Kellogg Community College on Friday, September 22, a great one-day opportunity to learn more about Michigan Community Colleges’ efforts to lower the cost of college, invigorate learning, and increase retention and completion… Continue Reading MI OER Summit with Robin DeRosa
Come one, come all! We are excited to sponsor ten learning communities for you to join this academic year! See the LC@NMC Descriptions and Sign-Up page to see which community might fit your interests. Join your colleagues in collective inquiry and have fun while improving your knowledge and practice. Each community creates their own focus and… Continue Reading LC@NMC Groups – Come One, Come All