CET Spring Keynote on Excellence in Teaching

With Dr. James Lang

Starts:  3/15/2019  10:00 AM
Ends: 3/15/2019 3:30 PM
Location: M501/502 & P113

Join your colleagues and Dr. James Lang, Professor of English and the Director of the D'Amour Center for Teaching Excellence at Assumption College, for the Center for Excellence in Teaching's Spring 2019 Keynote on Excellence in Teaching.

Dr. Lang will be leading two sessions:

1. Interactive Lecture on Cheating Lessons: Learning from Academic Dishonesty

This session provides an overview of the various pressures that push students toward academic dishonesty and invites discussion about how to build a campus culture of academic integrity.

10-11:30am | M501/502

2. Workshop on Small teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning

This session provides an introduction to key principles that can improve learning in almost any type of college course and offers practical
suggestions for how they might foster positive change in teaching and learning.

2-3:30pm | M501/502


If you would prefer to join remotely via GoToMeeting, please RSVP to Allie Stanley at stanleya@simmons.edu.

In addition, Dr. Lang will facilitate a book discussion with a small group of faculty and staff members. The discussion will be held in P113 from 11:45am-1pm. Space is limited, so please RSVP to Allie Stanley at stanleya@simmons.edu to reserve a spot and receive a book. Please note that the book discussion is not offered remotely and that you must commit to attending the book discussion in person in order to receive a book.