Cohort III: UNTHSC Interprofessional Education and Practice Faculty Development

Interprofessional Education and Practice Faculty Development: Certificates of Recognition and Distinction – Cohort III Session Dates for 2019: Fridays, September 6, September 20, October 4, October 18, November 15, December 13, 11:30 am – 1:00 PM. Download the complete schedule here. To earn the IPEP Certificate: Attend and participate in all six 1.5-hour interactive sessions […]

Is This Real? Simulation Interest Group

Image from news.aamc.org article “Future or Fad” Interested in Simulation? Come One Come All! We invite everyone on campus who is interested in watching, learning about, or creating any kind of simulation learning activity to join us for a monthly interest group lunch. We will discuss what we’re doing and what we’d like to create. […]

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Effective Use of Mediasite

Mediasite allows you to record class sessions as well as record a lecture from  your desktop and/or webcam. During this session, you’ll tour features of Mediasite’s platform and discover additional ways to present course materials in an engaging way through the use of video. Session is June 20, 2019, 12:00 noon – 1:00 PM, LIB […]

Canvas New Gradebook Workshop

Canvas is updating the functionality of its gradebook, and retiring the “old” (current) gradebook for good on January 4, 2020. While much of what you’re familiar with isn’t changing, there are a few key differences. In this session, we’ll get you up to speed on the features available in New Gradebook including new analytics, color […]

Turning Listening into Learning with Active Learning Strategies

This session will have participants perform active learning strategies for large auditorium classrooms and select strategies relevant to their own courses. Participants should bring laptops, spirit of creativity, and an open mind. May 6, 2019, 12 noon – 1 PM, LIB 400 Register Here:  

Course Design Working Retreat

Deadline extended: May 22 at 12 noon. The Center for innovative learning has helped instructors create rich, active classroom environments which support meaningful student learning, the kind that changes the way students think, act, or feel. Our course development activities are predicated on the belief that you, as an instructor, care deeply about student learning […]

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Teaching Excellence Seminar Series 2019-2020

  4th Annual Teaching Excellence Seminar Series Quality learning begins with quality teaching. This popular seminar series is designed to provide a variety of effective teaching practices and strategies for the adult classroom to enhance your teaching skills. Topics will range from active learning to teaching with technology. Coming in September, 2019. Sign up for […]

Instructional Design for Fort Worth MD

The Center for Innovative Learning (CIL) employs instructional designers with expertise in a wide range of instructional solutions, from the traditional to the cutting edge. We are committed to these core goals: Recommending sustainable teaching strategies and educational technology choices that are realistic, scalable, and support your learning objectives. Providing the practical experience necessary for […]

Upcoming Faculty Development

Click to access the calendar Register Here Questions? Contact cil@unthsc.edu   Blended Learning, 11:30 am -1:30 PM – 1/17/19, 2/11/19, 3/11/19, 4/8/19 Canvas Clinic Quizlet for Student Learning – LIB 400 11:30 – 1 PM, March 25 Using Articulate Rise for Interactive Course content – LIB 400 11:30 am – 1 PM – Part 1 – […]

UNTHSC Faculty Development Framework

The Faculty Development Framework for UNTHSC Educators provides a set of domains to guide practitioners in their development as educators and preceptors of healthcare learners. There are five developmental areas which aim to enable educators to develop themselves. The Center for Innovative Learning uses this framework to plan and deliver high quality faculty development. The […]

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2019-2020 Canvas Clinic

CANVAS Canvas Clinic, selected Thursdays, 11:30-1:00 PM or 11:30-2:00 PM – LIB 400 or as listed on schedule linked below. Canvas Clinic is a 14-session workshop dedicated to covering the main features of Canvas Each session will cover the basic and intermediate details of a single Canvas feature. You – whether faculty or staff – […]

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Blended Learning Series Registration

Selected Mondays, October 2018 – April 2019, 11:30 am – 1:00 PM, LIB 400 See session descriptions. Research has shown faculty often need assistance to move into a blended learning delivery paradigm. In this interactive series, the facilitators will guide participants in articulating their needs related to blended learning in order to identify possible ways […]

Blended Learning Series

Blended Learning Series

Blended learning lanyard Blended Learning Faculty Development Series Selected Mondays, October 2018 – April 2019 LIB 400, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM REGISTER HERE   Research has shown faculty often need assistance to move into a blended learning delivery paradigm  In this interactive series, the facilitators will guide participants in articulating their needs related to […]

Teaching Excellence Seminar Series

2018-2019 Teaching Excellence Seminar Series

  Coming in September, 2018. See the tentative schedule below. Teaching Excellence Seminar Series Teach for the Stars! Please see detailed information on each session here. Summary: Quality learning begins with quality teaching. This seminar series is designed to provide a brief overview of educational philosophy, and research supporting a variety of effective teaching practices […]

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A tool for interactive learning: Articulate Rise

Rise is an online authoring tool that supports an up/down navigation approach between screens, with scrolling of individual screen content where required. It includes pre-built lesson templates optimized for different devices types and orientations, and also allows you to use learning blocks to create custom lessons. Example Rise page Click here for a printable RISE […]