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Developing Great Teaching and Learning Events for Faculty (Birds of a Feather Discussion)

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Small Group Interactive Track How do your faculty become better teachers? Or, more to the point, how do your faculty help students become better learners? In a world where distance education and the use of technology such as Sakai are increasingly used, questions like these develop a new sense of urgency. In this birds of a feather session, attendees will interactively share their best ideas for helping faculty develop increasingly improving approaches to pedagogy. We will consider ways that best practices can be shared, events that can help stimulate and motivate instructors, and techniques that have been proven successful. This facilitated discussion promises to be a lively and interactive one where you might just pick up that NEXT BIG IDEA you can use to further develop your faculty's pedagogical talent.