EDCI 943 Principles of College Teaching

Course Schedule

* This is the planned course schedule. Changes will be announced ahead of time. Due dates are somewhat flexible with one exception -- you must sign and submit your Semester Project Contract by February 6, 2014.

Date TopicDue
Jan 21Introductions 
  23What is effective college teaching? 
  28Designing the course and the syllabusSemester Project - ideas submitted
  30Learning: Principles, Theories, Styles 
 Feb 4snow day 
  6Learning: Student Learning OutcomesSemester Project Contract - signed
  11iTAC Tour - 301 Hale Library 
  13F2F Observation 1 - NO CLASS 
  18Discussion: Observation 1 and SLOs 
  20Learning: EnvironmentsAssignment 1
  25Learning: Environments - with Ben Ward

 F2F Observation 2 completed on your own 

Teaching Philosophy: For yourself

  27Learning: Evaluation/Assessment 
 Mar 4Learning: Evaluation/Assessment w/ Dr. Fred Burrack, Dir of the Office of Assessment 
  6Learning: Evaluation/Assessment w/ Dr. Steve Starrett, Dir KSU Honor and Integrity SystemTeaching Philosophy:
For colleagues
  11Learning: Evaluation/Assessment 
  13Learning: Evaluation/Assessment 
  18SPRING BREAK: NO CLASS 
  20SPRING BREAK: NO CLASS 
  25Class Management 101 Assignment 2 & At-Risk Training Completed
  27Teaching Strategies: Selecting Wisely 
 Apr 1Online Observation 3 - In Class Teaching Philosophy: For students
  3Importance of Failure: Teaching Strategy or Learning Strategy 
  8Teaching Strategies: David Fallin, Instructor, MarketingObservations: Lessons Learned
  10Teaching Strategies: Games in EducationVideo Assessment - All 5 steps completed
  15Teaching Strategies: 
  17Sharing: Assignment 3 
  22Grading: Why? How? Who?Assignment 3
  24Scholarship of Teaching and Learning w/ Dr. Kim Williams, Professor, Horticulture 
  29FLIP Classroom w/Ben Ward 
 May 1What is effective college teaching? 
  6Semester Project, 3 minute presentationSemester Project: 3-minute lessons learned
  8Lagniappe! 
  13-15 FINALS WEEK: NO CLASSSemester Project