15th Annual CSU Symposium on University Teaching: Learning by Design

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Pre-conference workshop: Friday April 13, 1:00-4:30 pm – Designing & Implementing Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Projects Symposium: Saturday April 14, registration 8:30 am, program 9:00-4:00 pm, reception 4:00-5:00 pm
Join colleagues from around the CSU for a great day filled with high-quality ideas for teaching & learning! Submit your own proposal for a presentation as well – proposal deadline is FEBRUARY 1. Click here for the submission form. Proposals will be peer-reviewed.
The pre-conference workshop is a new feature of this year’s symposium. Join Dr. Jackie Dewar of Loyola Marymount University, a former Carnegie Foundation CASTL scholar, for an intense, engaging afternoon about doing publishable research into student learning in your own classroom or lab. No extra charge. Limited to 40 participants, register early.
Our plenary speaker is Dr. Ed Prather of Arizona State University. Ed and his colleagues (including Cal Poly Pomona’s own Alex Rudolph) have shown conclusively that interactive learning and classroom engagement help students to learn better, even in huge classes. Ed is a fantastic speaker, don’t miss this opportunity!

The International Institute for SoTL Scholars and Mentors

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL)

Call for Proposals to IISSAM 2012 in Los Angeles, CA, May 31 – June 3, 2012

Adult Learning Brown Bags

Kelly Davenport will present two brown bags on adult learning in Spring 2012 (regular CTL BB series)
Feb 15th CTL-BB#1: Lecture/discussion on the nature of adult learning an offer to jointly engage in further development using adult learning theory in designing courses and lessons. (Kelly's Professional development program)
  • March 28th CTL-BB #2: Followup on adult learning and self study, professional development plan; our works in progress

CSU Symposium on Scholarship of Teaching

Here is a potential opportunity to disseminate your research.
15th Annual CSU Symposium on University Teaching at Cal Poly Pomona: Presentation proposal submission open!
April 13, 2012 – pre-conference workshop “Planning & Implementing Scholarship of Teaching Projects”
April 14, 2012 – Symposium
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The CSU Symposium recognizes and advances excellent instructional practice, disseminates innovative ideas, promotes collaboration, encourages the continued exploration of teaching. Presentations will be peer-reviewed. Join your colleagues from around the CSU for a collegial day filled with high-quality ideas for teaching & learning. (Mark Stoner)

Higher Education Teaching and Learning Group

via LinkedIn provides connections to international collaborators. A great resource!

International Alliance of Teacher Scholars
International Alliance of Teacher Scholars

International Alliance of Teacher Scholars
IATS is the home of the Lilly Conference series, which I have found, over the years, to be valuable opportunities to share scholarship of teaching
ideas and studies and talk with colleagues across the disciplines about the scholarship of teaching. The IATS also publishes the Journal for Excellence
in College Teaching, a fine outlet wherein to publish your work. We have copies in the CTL to examine. (Stoner)

Institute for Social Research

Resources relevant to exploring and managing the nexus of teaching and research are available at: