Teaching with Technology, Upcoming Events

Call for Innovative Teaching Fellowship Applications and Pre-Application Workshops

The Reinert Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning is pleased to announce the next call for applications to teach in the Learning Studio, an experimental, technology-rich classroom located in Des Peres Hall, Room 213. The call begins on Monday, August 26 and closes on Wednesday, October 2, when applications are due. For a comprehensive overview… Continue reading Call for Innovative Teaching Fellowship Applications and Pre-Application Workshops

Teaching with Technology

Student Motivation in Online and Flipped Courses

by Sandy Gambill, Instructional Designer Many of the ideas we’ve posted this summer for motivating students in a traditional face-to-face class can be applied in online or flipped courses, but you may need to build in some additional structure to foster engagement and help students accept the shift in the balance of power that occurs… Continue reading Student Motivation in Online and Flipped Courses

Reviews

Review: The Teaching Professor Newsletter and Successful Group Projects

by Gina Merys, Assistant Director, Reinert Center I often hear the laments of faculty about not having enough time to keep up with the current research in their disciplines, much less time to read about teaching and learning.  While one of the best parts of the summer months is that it can be a time… Continue reading Review: The Teaching Professor Newsletter and Successful Group Projects