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January 2015

D2L: Using Rubrics for Grading and Assessing Student Learning (Tech Wednesday)

January 14, 2015 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
LRC 141,
3835 Freeport Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95822 United States

Presented by Norman Lorenz. Rubrics are way to increase objectivity, clarity of assignment and ease of grading/assessing the work and projects of the learner. Using D2L, I’ll share the value of connecting student learning outcomes from your syllabus to the content of assignments located in the discussion board, the drop box, and/or quizzes. The grading of these assignments allows for reports that can determine success of the SLO’s for effective teaching and learning while connecting to competency statistics. This workshop…

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A Student Engagement Model: A Flipped Classroom Model Using Montessori Pedogogical Instructional Strategies in a Five Step Process of Course Delivery for Implications On Student Success (Flex Thursday)

January 15, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

Presented by Norman Lorenz. Imagine students in charge of their own Learning? This workshop provides a look at instructional styles and practices using a 5 step process that illustrates a flipped classroom model. The presenter will use the Montessori pedagogical principles for higher education and share implications about the community college student success rate of student retention, participation and completion based on the use of D2L in a face to face/web enhanced classroom environment design.

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Student Learning: Engagement & Participation (Flex Thursday)

January 15, 2015 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
LRC 141,
3835 Freeport Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95822 United States

Presented by Norman Lorenz. In a round-table forum, a discussion will focus on two articles and how faculty and staff might collaborate to offer professional development to each other regarding these subject matters: A) Community College Students Face a Very Long Road to Graduation. B) Is It Time to Rethink How We Grade Participation? C) Attendance & Participation Rubric Article links and digital handouts are available on the Professional Development data base. These will be presented during the workshop. The Los Rios…

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New Faculty Spring Program (Flex Thursday)

January 15, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
T 100,
3835 Freeport Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95822 United States

Presented by Norman Lorenz. SCC’s Instruction Office & the Staff Resource Center have developed a 4-part series during the spring 2015 semester, for new faculty and their mentors. Among the events will be a tour of campus programs to provide an overview of support systems for faculty and students. Event descriptions are detailed specifically addressing our first meeting for the spring 2015 semester: Meeting 1, January 15- Faculty & Staff Website (Resources available on campus) and spring calendar of events. Discussion…

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Teaching and Learning, and Student Success (New & Adjunct Faculty) (Flex Thursday)

January 15, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
LRC 141,
3835 Freeport Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95822 United States

Presented by Norman Lorenz and Tyler Wyckoff. This is an opportunity primarily for new faculty and those in adjunct positions to learn about the newly created Adjunct Website ( Adjunct Faculty ). This workshop will meet in the computer lab to explore resources available to students and help instructors become more aware of how to link students to the many resources that can increase student success. Such items as the professional development activities & resources data base will be demonstrated along…

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Spring 2015 Convocation Program

January 16, 2015 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
PAC,
3835 Freeport Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95822 United States

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST – City Café 7:00am – 7:45am CELEBRATION OF EXCELLENCE – Performing Arts Center 8:00am – 8:45am CONVOCATION PROGRAM – Performing Arts Center 9:00am – 10:30am ACCREDITATION SELF-STUDY OPEN FORUM – City Café 10:30am – 12:50pm DIVISION MEETINGS – See you division dean for location 1:00pm – 2:00pm DEPARTMENT & PROGRAM MEETINGS – See your division dean for location 2:00pm – 3:00pm VISIT THE SCC CONVOCATION WEB PAGE

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