Greetings from the Center for Teaching and Learning.
I hope you had a restful Labor Day weekend.
I want to thank those of you who took the time to complete the Faculty Needs Assessment survey--all 120 of you! The results are very useful for both ACTL and Academic Affairs as we plan our activities for the year. While the results of the entire survey will soon be available at the ACTL moodle site, here is an overview of the results:
|Incorporating active learning strategies||89||16||14||
|Designing effective classroom
|Using technology to enhance learning||71||22||26||1|
|Course design and curriculum development||70||22||25||3|
|Exploring student motivation theories||61||30||28||1|
|Designing interdisciplinary courses/
|Mentoring individual and small group
student research projects
|Exploring learning theories and/or
|Designing service learning activiites to
promote civic engagement
|Incorporating writing across
|Incorporating speaking across
|Designing online course materials||39||28||53||0|
|Incorporating quantitative reasoning
across the curriculum
|Videotaping a course for self-assessment||29||28||61||2|
|Videotaping a course for peer review||19||28||71||2|
Watch your email for announcements of workshops based on these results!
Augustana Center for Teaching and Learning