Reflective Practice Executive Summary for 2011–12

  • Reflective Practice Large Group Meetings and Workshops

    All meetings will run from 3:35 to 4:45 p.m. on Wednesdays or Thursdays in the locations listed below. Unless indicated in pre-meeting publicity, no RSVP is needed. A sign-up sheet is available at each meeting, and those who sign in will receive a follow-up e-mail.

    All faculty members are invited to Reflective Practice Large Group meetings; you do not need to be a member of RP to attend! There will be no RP agreement forms to complete this year.

    Because we are planning well in advance, some changes may be necessary over the course of the year; please read e-mail updates as they are sent out.

    Large Group Meetings

    • Thursday, August 25, Stabley 210, "Great Ideas for the First Day of Class"
    • Thursday, September 8, 203 Ackerman, "Organization of Teaching Circles - Information on teaching circle mini-grants will be provided.
    • Wednesday, October 5, the Allenwood in Ackerman, "Using Social Media and YouTube in Your Classroom"
    • Thursday, November 10, 203 Ackerman, "Copyright Compliance" 
    • Wednesday, December 7, the Allenwood in Ackerman, "Gifts of Great Teaching Ideas from RP Co-Directors"
    • Thursday, February 2, Ackerman TBA, "Enhancing Students' Critical Thinking Skills"
    • Wednesday, March 7, the Allenwood in Ackerman, "Grading Group Work"
    • Thursday, April 5, Ackerman TBA, "Providing a Positive Learning Experience for Students with Disabilities"
    • Thursday, April 26, the Allenwood in Ackerman, Annual Recognition Dinner

    Saturday Workshops

    • November 5, the Allenwood in Ackerman, "Why Don't My Students Think I'm Groovy", Dr. Christy Price, Dalton State
    • March 24, the Allenwood in Ackerman, "The Professor's Speech", Dr. Rick Kemp, IUP