Reflective Practice Project Executive Summary

Director: Mary Ann Hannibal; Co-Directors: Kelli Jo Kerry-Moran, Theresa McDevitt, Mark Palumbo,
Michele Papakie, Stephanie Taylor-Davis, John Woolcock, Tracy Lassiter

217 RP Participants - 69 Active and 45 Active Plus RP Participants

Fall Large Group Meetings

August 23, 2012 Great Ideas for the First Day of Class (50 Participants)
September 5, 2012
Matchmaker Session-Forming Teaching Circles (26 Participants)
October 4, 2012
Can You Hear Me Now? Using Cell or Smartphones in the Classroom (30 Participants)
November 14, 2012
Nine Essential Traits of the Effective Professor (38 Participants)
December 5, 2012
Holiday Gifts from the RP Co-Directors! (36 Participants)

Fall Workshop

October 27, 2012 I Used to Have a Handle on Life, but It Broke! Stress and Time Management (27 Participants)

Teaching Circles

Cross-Disciplinary Participants

Distance Education
Punxsutawney Teaching Circle
PR Portfolio
Writing for Publication
Feminist Pedagogy
Teaching Undergraduate Students
Information Literacy
Quality Teaching Circle for Teaching Research
Teaching Doctoral Courses

Spring Large Group Meetings

February 7, 2013 Considering the Courage and Practice of Teaching (21 Participants)
April 4, 2013
Quality Matters - Distance Education (7 Participants)
April 7, 2013
Formative Assessment (25 Participants)

Spring Workshop

February 23, 2013 Flipping the Classroom: Using Technology to Improve Learning (37 Participants)

Annual Recognition Dinner, May 2, 2013

Teaching Circles

Departmental Participants

Mathematics: Hands-on Exercises for Teaching Introductory Statistics
Mathematics: Teaching Circle Concerning Emerging Technologies
Applying Anthropology
General Chemistry Laboratory
Language Teaching & Classroom Management
Nursing: Simulation Pedagogy
Nurses-Teaching With Technology
Safety Science
Teaching Graduate Writing in Sociology
Organic Chemistry
College Chemistry
Special Education and Clinical Services
English Temps
Foreign Languages: Techniques for Teaching & Learning