Reflective Practice Executive Summary for 1995-96

Co-Directors: Mary Ann Cessna, Dir. Center for Teaching Excellence, Marie Twal, Nursing and Allied Health Professions, and Lorraine Wilson, Music

  • 59 Faculty members
  • 6 Academic Colleges

11 Cross-Disciplinary Small Groups

  • Teaching Portfolio
  • Student Portfolio
  • Course Portfolio (CP 101)
  • Course Portfolio (CP 102)
  • Computer Technology and Multimedia Instruction
  • Classroom Assessment
  • Cooperative Learning
  • Learning Styles
  • Stimulating Student Discussion
  • Developing Critical Thinking
  • Case Studies in Teaching


20 October 1995

Conversations about Learning Communities

By Dr. Roberta Matthews

21 October 1995

32 participants

Creating Learning Communities and Cooperative Learning: Toward a Definition of Teaching Excellence at IUP

By Dr. Roberta Matthews

3 February 1996

43 participants

Developing Course Portfolios to Improve Evaluation of Teaching

By Brenda Manning, University of Pittsburgh

2 May 1996

Reflective Practice Recognition Dinner

7-9 March 1996

Fifth Annual Conference on Advancing Teaching in College Classrooms and Campus Cultures at State College, PA