2015 Teaching Festival | Webster University

2015 Webster University Teaching Festival
'Art of Learning, Craft of Teaching'

Join us February 16-20, 2015 for a variety of events related to the scholarship of teaching and learning facilitated by Webster faculty, staff, and students. A poster reception will feature topics such as student research, using WorldClassRoom tools, teaching in learning communities, and more. A special session will showcase the teaching and learning potential of Webster’s new video collaboration classroom and will include a live demonstration with international colleagues. This year’s festival will feature hands-on workshops. Join Academic Resource Center assistant director Roshaunda Cade for a workshop on formative feedback for student writing. Other sessions including student-centered learning in hybrid travel courses, approaches to teaching and learning with cohort programs, and other exciting topics will take place throughout the week.

Schedule of Events

Date & Time Location Title of Event
Monday, February 16, 12:00noon to 1:00pm Faculty Development Center (FDC) Expanding the Walls of the Classroom: The ILC Culture Hybrid Courses
Tuesday, February 17, 3:00pm to 5:00pm FDC Poster Session
Wednesday, February 18, 12:00noon to 1:00pm FDC Paper, Scissors, Pictures, and Words: Literary Scrapbooks
Thursday, February 19, 9:00am to 10:00am Library Conference Room Different Approaches to News Reporting and Online Media Writing
Thursday, February 19, 10:00am to 11:00am Library Conference Room Showcasing Video Classrooms
Thursday, February 19, 12:00noon to 1:00pm FDC Why Cohorts?
Thursday, February 19, 2:00pm to 3:30pm Library Conference Room Meet Them Where They Are: Engage Your 21st Century Learner workshop
Friday, February 20, 10:00am to 11:30am FDC Formative Feedback and Writing workshop


FDC Contact Info

Phone: 314-246-8243
Toll-free: 1-866-963-8243
Emerson Library Suite 420

The FDC Suite in the Library is closed, as the University has moved to Modified Operations.

Staff are currently working from home and are available using the contact info above.
We are available 8:30 am - 4:30 pm CT