I love teaching–planning lessons, diving into my content, working with students–but I admit I’m less fond of grading, especially at the end of the semester. But now there’s an alternative to those long, lonely hours of grading —The Long Night of Grading brought to you by CIE, the Osterlin Library and Educational Media Technologies. On… Continue Reading Long Night of Grading
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Would you like to learn more about Mahara, an open source web-based electronic portfolio system for students? Would you like to learn more about how students can customize their portfolio and feature their course work, display their resume or CV, write journals, embed social media or even collaborate in user groups? Would you like to… Continue Reading You’re Invited to join the e-Portfolio Learning Community!
Would you like to work with your colleagues in a collaborative, supportive environment? Would you like to investigate an interesting topic or explore a new practice? If so, consider starting or participating in a learning community. Last year, five learning communities comprised of faculty and staff took place. These communities focused on using APA style, Reading… Continue Reading Join a Learning Community
EMT and CIE are working together to create a video showcase for good ideas and practices here at NMC. We hope that this collection will serve as an in-house professional development video library that we can all consult for practical tips or inspiration. We are hoping to go live with this project in January. We have a… Continue Reading The Sharing Showcase is Looking for Contributors
As you heard at the August PD day, our traditional October Professional Development Day has been so successful that we are going to expand it to include all faculty and staff at NMC. This expansion means that we will have lots more sessions to choose to attend–but we will also need many more session leaders. Thank… Continue Reading October PD Day Expands