“Prep on a Stick”


Welcome to Chalk & Pixels – the Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL) newsletter. Every Monday we give you the latest info on faculty development stuff!

It’s State Fair Season!

And you know what that means…yep…Development Days are upon us. And of course the last-minute scramble to prep for the first day.

Here’s some tips to help ease your mind and help you plan so you can enjoy your remaining days of summer!

Highlights of the Development Days Schedule:

  1. Bust out your red shirts because we’re taking an ALL COLLEGE PICTURE on Wednesday! Curious about how this will be done? Come find out.
  2. Brush up on the latest D2L Brightspace updates – lots of REALLY cool things you may have already noticed and stuff you may want to learn more about.
  3. Faculty Development Funds workshop – come learn how to apply for dough!
  4. AlphaGo – watch a really cool film with your colleagues and discuss its implications on teaching & learning in the 21st Century.
  5. Lots of really cool breakout sessions and time to connect with faculty, MSCF union leaders, and college leadership.
  6. CLICK HERE for the full schedule, which was also emailed to you on Aug. 15th.

Get a Jump Start – D2L Crash Course

New to D2L? Take this 3-hour crash course to learn how to set up the essentials.
When: Tuesday, August 21st, 9am-12pm
Where: A2556

Tips for you:  “First 4 Weeks”


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