Add Pizzazz to your Fall Online Class [THIS WORKSHOP IS ONLINE!!!]\
Start your semester out right with learning tools to engage students in your online/hybrid courses! This workshop will take place ONLINE in a synchronous two-hour session. Participants need a computer with an internet connection and web-camera and microphone (preferred, but not necessary).
Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 • 10am-12:00pm • ONLINE via Zoom
New Faculty Orientation
This session welcomes new faculty to the CSUDH family. Orientation includes an overview of CSUDH, an introduction to our students, tips for effective teaching, and other topics vital to new faculty.
Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 • 9am-6:00pm • LIB 5th Floor (south wing)
Faculty Success Program
This program is designed to provide tools, resources, and support for recently hired tenure-track faculty to perform effectively as an academic scholars and to get to know other new faculty. Meetings occur on alternating Fridays throughout the fall semester.
8/26; 9/9; 9/23; 10/7; 10/21; 11/4; 11/18; 12/2 • 10am-noon • FDC (LIB 1940)
Assignment Redesign using “Transparency” Principles
Participants in this session will apply the principles of Transparency in assignment development and design. Participants will leave this session with an assignment and assessment strategy.
Tues., August 30th, 2016 • 3:45pm-5pm • FDC (LIB 1940) OR
Wed., August 31st, 2016 • 10:30am-11:45am • FDC (LIB 1940)
Faculty Learning Community: Effective Online Teaching
Join a group of faculty dedicated to developing quality online/hybrid courses in this faculty learning community. This group will meet 5-6 times during fall semester to discuss best practices for teaching online/hybrid courses and develop course enhancements to a current or future course.
To participate in the group, email firstname.lastname@example.org by August 31st. Spaces are limited!
Brown Bag--Increase Student Engagement through Service Learning
This session will provide important information on how to infuse the high-impact practice of
service learning into your courses. This session is part of the FDC SERIES “Staying HIP.”
POSTPONED NEW DATE TBD • 12:00pm-1:00pm • FDC (LIB 1940)
Grading Made Easier
This session will provide useful information on grading writing assignments more effectively during this end of the semester crunch.
Tues., October 11th, 2016 • 3:30pm-4:30pm • Faculty Development Center (LIB 1940) OR
Wed., October 12th, 2016 • 10:30am-11:30am • Faculty Development Center (LIB 1940)
e-Academy: Best Practices for Online Teaching [THIS WORKSHOP IS ONLINE!!!]
The academy is a faculty peer-to-peer sharing of research-based teaching strategies and course design for effective online and hybrid courses. The presentation of this workshop will be ONLINE, with two synchronous meetings and completing of online modules between meetings. Participants should participate in both synchronous online meetings via computer.
Online workshop begins Mon., Sept. 12th, 2016 (first sync session) and endsFri., Sept. 23rd, 2016 (last sync session)
SPECIAL EVENT: Quality Matters: Applying the Quality Matters Rubric
Certified Quality Matters trainers will present a one-day workshop for CSUDH faculty on Applying the Quality Matters Rubric-the cornerstone for quality online teaching. This certificated course is a $200 value…but you can get it for free! Sign up early! Space is limited. RSVP by 10/28/2016.
Friday, Nov. 4th, 2016 • 9:00am-4:30pm • Location (TBD)
Finals Week Support
Need support to finish up creating finals, grading papers, using Blackboard for grading, or just need a break? Come grab some coffee and refreshments in the Faculty Development Center Week 15 and Finals Week. FDC staff will be on hand for consultation for Blackboard and other course-related items. Feel free to bring papers to grade or your laptop for a change of scenery. No RSVP necessary.
Tues., Dec. 8th, 11-2pm •Mon., Dec. 12th 10am-1pm • Tues., Dec. 13th 9am-Noon
Faculty Development Center (LIB 1940)