Working Together, Learning Together: Cooperative and Collaborative Learning

Thursday, August 30th, 2018, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Inn on Boltwood (formerly known as Lord Jeffery Inn)

The Provost's Retreat on Teaching and Learning offers an opportunity to reconnect with colleagues before the semester begins, to explore ideas about teaching, and to learn about pedagogical strategies.

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Provost's Retreat Schedule

8:30 a.m.: Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.: Opening Remarks by Catherine Epstein, provost and dean of the faculty

9:15 a.m.: "Team-Based Learning:  Effective Group Work and Inclusive Practices" Keynote speakers Michael Sweet and Alexia Ferracuti

12:30 p.m.: Lunch and Resource Fair

1:30 p.m.: Faculty, Student and Staff Panel on Collaborative and Cooperative Learning

  • Ellen Boucher, Associate Professor of History and Chair of European Studies
  • Dunstan McNutt, Research & Instruction Librarian
  • Paul Schroeder Rodríquez, Professor of Spanish
  • Leslikarina Patino '20
  • Jeffrey Suliveres ‘20
  • David Cox, Walker Professor of Mathematics
  • Fernando Liu Lopez, Math Quantitative Fellow

3:00 p.m.: Concurrent Breakout Sessions