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Reading Groups: "Small Teaching Online: Applying Learning and Teaching Science in Online Classes" by Flower Darby and James Lang

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
LIB 378
Rod Library, 1227 W 27th St, Cedar Falls, IA 50614, USA

Facilitators: Anne Woodrick (Sociology, Anthropology & Criminology), Madalina Tincu (Continuing Education)

“The concept of small teaching is simple: small and strategic changes have enormous power to improve student learning. Instructors face unique and specific challenges when teaching an online course. This book offers small teaching strategies that will positively impact the online classroom. It includes current best practices around educational technologies, strategies to build community and collaboration, and minor changes you can make in your online teaching practice, small but impactful adjustments that result in significant learning gains.

• Explains how you can support your online students
• Helps your students find success in this non-traditional learning environment
• Covers online and blended learning
• Addresses specific challenges that online instructors face in higher education

“Small Teaching Online presents research-based teaching techniques from an online instructional design expert and the bestselling author of Small Teaching.” [from the publisher]

Wednesdays, 10:00am-11:00am: 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6, 11/20 (Library 378)

Please enroll by Friday, September 13
Click here to enroll in Small Teaching Online

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Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all UNI-sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Susan Basye, Rod Library, at 319/273-2737 or susan.basye@uni.edu at least one week prior to the event.

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