New Faculty Support
New Faculty Members are invited you the join the:
New Faculty Community of Practice Monthly Meet-ups.
Kindly note that you are invited to join as many or as few meet-ups as you wish.
Meet-Up #1: Sept. 19th, 1:30 – 2:30 pm , Room 3F.43, Mezzanine
CoLab: Come and find out how collaboration is at the heart of our competency-based education system. We will explore reverse engineering for course design, and competency-based assessment.
Meet-Up #2: Oct. 23rd, 1:00 – 2:30 pm , Room 3F.43 (as a starting place – this is a walking tour)
The Living Campus: Put on your walking shoes and come find out about whole person learning through the lens of the Dawson College living campus tour. We will explore student-led projects, a pedagogy of ‘nature as change’ and ‘body present’ exams.
Meet-Up #3: Nov. 20th, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, Room 3F.3
Active Learning Classroom: Come find out about active learning pedagogies, theories of learning and the group-exam process while sampling our famous active learning classrooms.
Meet-Up #4: Dec. 11th, 1:00 – 2:30 pm , Room 4B.6
Reflections: This meet-up will afford participants a chance to reflect on their semester, as well as learn from the triumphs and challenges of other faculty.