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Do It Yourself Professional Development Using Twitter

In a 2009 study, the Center for Public Education released Teaching the Teachers: Effective Professional Development in an Era of High Stakes Accountability, a national research report indicating that “most professional development today is ineffective.” Ninety percent of teachers reported having participated in professional development (PD), and the majority of those teachers also reported that[…]

Professional Development

Online Faculty Development in Teaching & Learning

UNTHSC CIL has created a series of faculty development online training courses featuring modules on the following topics: Teaching Essentials, Preparing to Teach Online, Teaching with Canvas I, Teaching with Canvas II, TA BootCamp and Designing Your Course with Quality Matters. For each of these topics, the courses consist of weekly modules which provided resources,[…]