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Supporting Faculty Teaching Students in the Digital Age


Faculty Teaching in the Digital Age Workshop

Supporting Faculty Teaching Students in a Digital Age

Workshop Schedule

Wednesday, May 11 - MBSC, Dodge Room

Time Session Title Description
7:30am - 8:00am Registration Workshop Registration
8:00am- 8:45am Surveying the Landscape: Characteristics of the New Learning Environment What's New - Pedagogical principles that support learning in the digital age. (Breakfast provided.)
8:45am - 9:30am Faculty Showcase

UNO faculty showcasing how they have adapted their instructional approach to the new learning environment. Paul Van Vliet Presentation and Lynnette Leonard Presentation

9:30 am - 9:45am Break Break
9:45am - 10:45am Preparing for the Journey: Pedagogical Principles of Successful Course Redesign Pedagogical Principles of a Successful Course -- Mash-up of NCAT Bloom's Taxonomy; Didactic to Dialectic; Discuss NCAT's principles that have been found to improve student learning and contribute to reduced instructional costs.
10:45am - 12:00pm Choosing Your Destination: Getting Started with Course Redesign An opportunity to analyze identified problematic course elements using Blooms Taxonomy and NCAT tools.

Thursday, May 12 - MBSC, Dodge Room

Time Session Title Description
8:00am - 8:15am Welcome Welcome
8:15am-9:00 am A Postcard from Fellow Travelers: Math Department'sCourse Redesign Journey Presentation of NCAT project by UNO Math Department by Mary Dennison with introduction by Dean David Boocker. LSU Lab Presentation, Math Lab Plan, College Algebra Test Scores
9:00am - 10:10am Plotting Your Direction: Choosing the Right Strategy Providing examples of how to address course redesign goals by using new methods, strategies, and resources
10:10am - 10:20am Break Break
10:20am - 11:30am Packing the Essentials for my Journey: Showcase Featuring Bloom's Digital Taxonomy Informal discussion highlighting Bloom's Taxonomy and appropriate technologies
11:30am - 12:00 pm Assemble the Roadmap Review the principles and see examples of a redesign plans.
12:00pm - 1:00 pm Programming Your Final Destination into the GPS and Hitting the Road Review the principles and example of a redesign plan. Produce a preliminary plan/approach and next steps for your course redesign.