updated by A. Hark 8.12.13 Conference attendance Your department chair has a budget (typically $500 per faculty member each year) for professional travel, available whether attending or presenting at a meeting. Apply – through your department head – to Provost… Read More »Funding sources
In 2020, the Muhlenberg Center for Teaching and Learning (MCTL) will be reviewing applications for summer grants designed to support faculty in their teaching. Awards will range from $2000-$4000 to support 4 weeks or 8 weeks of full time work… Read More »Summer grant Proposals Guidelines
Procedures: • The teacher identifies a topic for student writing. • The class is divided into small groups of between three to five students. • Individually, each student writes several ideas that they remember from their reading on the topic. … Read More »Brainwriting (Brown, Phillips, & Stephens, 1993)
This course policy has been highly effective in increasing student autonomy and empowering students to take responsibility for their own learning. It has decreased the number of emails or office hour pop-ins about small tasks and increased the hours I spend with students in more meaningful conversations.