NewsFromTheCenter
Announcing Our 2015-16 Professional Development Seminars
Two compelling themes will unify our program of CTL seminars for 2015-2016: the new Core Competencies and Digital Learning. First, as the College moves toward full implementation of the new Core Competency structure, all Center seminars will encourage and facilitate a deeper understanding of the Inquiry and Problem Solving, Integrative Learning, and Global Learning Competencies and the Written, Oral, and Digital Communication Abilities. The second programming theme for 2015-2016... Read more...
Learning Matters Mini-Grants Awarded to Faculty Teams
The CTL is pleased to announce that Learning Matters Mini-Grants have been awarded to 24 faculty teams from across the college. Each team devised a comprehensive 18-month plan to bring the new Core Competencies into academic programs... Read More...
Brown Bag Tuesdays at the Center - April 23:Whole-World Thinking: Ahumada, Talmadge, Vianna: Join In!
What is global learning? How should it be implemented and demonstrated in the classroom and across the campus? Unsurprisingly, educators are not always in agreement about the definitions of and approaches to global learning. Yet an increasingly interconnected, interdependent, and uncertain world requires that teachers and learners immediately engage these complexities through curricular and co-curricular experiences.. Read More...