Starting in May, CIE will have a new director–Communications instructor Janet Lively! Janet has been at NMC for sixteen years as both an adjunct and full time faculty member. Before that, she worked as a newspaper reporter for fourteen years, a freelance journalist and a high school English teacher. She teaches English 111 and 112… Continue Reading Meet the Next CIE Director
As we race through the busiest period of spring (“but it’s winter!”) semester, there is a lot to process to keep our heads on straight. Here are some Moodle and Panopto dates reminders for the coming weeks to help keep your head intact and life on track. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12 AT 9 AM: PANOPTO BASICS… Continue Reading Moodle and Panopto Winter Dates Reminders
As we race towards the end of the fall term and spring towards, well, spring, please make note of the following NMC-related Ed Tech news and Moodle-related calendar dates: ED TECH NEWS: MOODLE 3.11: Our team has begun testing Moodle version 3.11, which will be deployed during winter break. Version 3.11 is similar to our… Continue Reading Upcoming Moodle Dates and Notes from Ed Tech
As part of the Embracing the Dream initiative and in keeping with the college’s new DEI strategic direction, CIE is bringing in the Justice Leaders Collaborative, a Michigan-based DEI educational group, for the January Conference. The Justice Leaders Collaborative (JLC) will provide a workshop focusing on issues relevant to our work with student success, inclusion… Continue Reading January Professional Development: A Social Justice Primer
For October PD Day, a group of teachers and staff came together to look at how *teachers could support teachers* for planning around our first MLK Day of Service and for other DEI related projects through the year. The larger committee looking into MLK Day decided that it would be better to adjoin activities with… Continue Reading Teachers Plan to Embrace the Dream!