Faculty Development Day Slated for Aug. 17


fall-2016-faculty-development-day-thumbThe Office of Instructional Technology and the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning continue the “Faculty Development Day” (FDD) series on Aug. 17 in the University Center Ballroom. This session will focus on “Handling Diversity Topics and Issues in the Classroom.”  Keynote speakers will be Brooke Clubbs and Dr. Debbie Lee-DiStefano, Dr. C.P. Gause and Dr. Kirsten LaMantia. Come and hear what these presenters have to say! Please register at https://cstl.semo.edu/workshop/.

Keynote Sessions:
–Student Videos: How We Make Students Welcome or Unwelcome in Our Classrooms
–Teaching the Students You Have (Not the Ones You Wish You Had)
–Identity, Culture, and Resistance
–The Self-Identified Minority Student
–Panel Discussion

Breakout Sessions:
–Intersection of UDL and Culturally Responsive Teaching
–Open the Front Door to Difficult Conversations in the Classroom
–Not Only is it a Good Idea, It’s the Law!