Excellence in Teaching at UIS Series

The 2014 Excellence in Teaching at UIS Series features three events focused on helping faculty to improve teaching and learning in both the face-to-face and online classrooms.


Technology Day (Thursday, September 25 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.)

Featuring keynote by Dr. Curt Bonk (U. Indiana) on his new book “Adding some TEC-VARIETY: 100+ Activities for Motivating and Retaining Learners Online”

Breakout Sessions presented by UIS Faculty and Staff

Lunch provided for those who attend the keynote

Fall Faculty Forum (Friday, September 26 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.)

Featuring Dr. Robert Duke (U. Texas Austin) speaking on “Why students don’t learn what we think we teach”

Faculty Panel

Small Group Work

Wine and Cheese Reception

ECCE Speaker Series Event on Open Learning (Thursday, November 13)

Featuring Dr. Cable Green, Director of Global Learning at Creative Commons, speaking on eTextbooks and Open Learning