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Conversations on Digital Pedagogy

March 2, 2015 — by Derek Bruff, CFT Director Two weeks ago I gave a keynote titled “More Than Just Shiny Objects” at the Research on Teaching and Learning Summit at Kennesaw State University in Georgia. I argued that our use of educational technology...... KEEP READING »

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Thinking STEM, Teaching STEM: A Blog Series

February 26, 2015 — By Vivian Finch, CFT Graduate Teaching Fellow The CFT is now in the sixth week of the weekly blog series, “Thinking STEM, Teaching STEM,” as a way to spotlight some of the videos produced at Vanderbilt for the CIRTL MOOC...... KEEP READING »

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Thinking STEM, Teaching STEM: A Blog Series

February 19, 2015 — By Vivian Finch, CFT Graduate Teaching Fellow The CFT is now in the fifth week of the weekly blog series, “Thinking STEM, Teaching STEM,” as a way to spotlight some of the videos produced at Vanderbilt for the CIRTL MOOC...... KEEP READING »

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From the Stacks…

February 17, 2015 —   Linked Courses for General Education and Integrative Learning: A Guide for Faculty and Administrators Margot Soven, editor This book focuses on the learning community model that is the most flexible to implement in terms of scheduling, teacher collaboration, and...... KEEP READING »

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Farewell to Nancy Chick

February 13, 2015 — by Derek Bruff, CFT Director It is with mixed emotions that I share the news that Assistant Director Nancy Chick will be leaving the CFT in March to take a position at the University of Calgary. Nancy has been appointed...... KEEP READING »

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Thinking STEM, Teaching STEM: A Blog Series

February 12, 2015 — By Vivian Finch, CFT Graduate Teaching Fellow The CFT is now in the fourth week of the weekly blog series, “Thinking STEM, Teaching STEM,” as a way to spotlight some of the videos produced at Vanderbilt for the CIRTL MOOC...... KEEP READING »

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CIRTL Network Development Opportunities

February 11, 2015 —   The Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) is an NSF Center for Learning and Teaching in higher education. CIRTL has opened registration for upcoming course opportunities. These are free, online events for grad students and...... KEEP READING »

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Upcoming Faculty Teaching Visit with Lorraine Lopez, Associate Professor of English, Tuesday, February 24th

February 10, 2015 — ENGL 199: Foundations of Literary Study Imaginative Writing: Joining the Conversation Lorraine Lopez is an associate professor of English and co-director of Vanderbilt’s multidisciplinary program in Latino and Latina Studies. In this course, Lorraine helps her students consider the questions...... KEEP READING »

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Upcoming Virtual Hangout Offers Information for Grad Students Interested in Working at the CFT

February 9, 2015 — Attention, Vandy grad students! Do you enjoy teaching? Do you look forward to those days when your advisor is out of town and you can take over her class for a day? Are you interested in the research on teaching...... KEEP READING »

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Junior Faculty Teaching Fellow Spotlight: Jesse Blocher

February 6, 2015 — Each month, the CFT Newsletter highlights the work of our Junior Faculty Teaching Fellows. This month, Jesse Blocher, Assistant Professor of Finance, talks about his teaching philosophy and interests: I teach Corporate Valuation to MBA, MSF, and MAcc students at...... KEEP READING »

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Lectures and Visual Thinking in #STEMTeaching

February 5, 2015 — by Derek Bruff, CFT Director The Center for Teaching has recently started sharing on its YouTube channel videos created for last fall’s open online course, “An Introduction to Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching.” Vivian Finch, CFT Graduate Teaching Fellow and queen...... KEEP READING »

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Thinking STEM, Teaching STEM: A Blog Series

February 5, 2015 — By Vivian Finch, CFT Graduate Teaching Fellow The CFT is now in the third week of the weekly blog series, “Thinking STEM, Teaching STEM,” as a way to spotlight some of the videos produced at Vanderbilt for the CIRTL MOOC...... KEEP READING »

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