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This chronological list of the upcoming CLE workshops is automatically pulled from our Google Calendar. It refreshes on a daily basis to show current and future workshops. Previous workshops fall off the list. See the full Faculty Calendar on this site for these workshops and more in a calendar view.

Location When Summary Description
West - G04A September 21, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm West - Dynamic Lecturing presented by author Todd Zakrajsek Including active and engaged techniques to the classroom is beneficial to student learning. With that said, the research does not state that all lectures are ineffective or that one should never lecture. In this session we will discuss the common types of lectures, components of any good lecture, what makes lectures ineffective at times, and…
CCW 206 - Corporate College West, Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH, United States September 25, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Westshore Online Teaching Certification (WOTC) - Talk the Talk In this face-to-face workshop we will discuss strategies for communicating effectively in an online or blended classroom. Identify best practices for online communication, and create a plan for how to improve communication in your own course. This workshop will be facilitated by Interim Sr. Instructional Designer, Sarah Greywitt, and Manager of Adjunct Services, Leslie Gusching.…
West WSS G205 September 26, 2017 at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm West - Blackboard Grade Center - Ways You Can Use the Grade Center From the basics of using the Grade Center to the more complicated weighting of grades, this session will be a hands-on discussion of effective practices using the Blackboard Grade Center.
CCW 206 - Corporate College West, Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH, United States September 26, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Westshore - Plagiarism: How to Prevent it and How to Spot it During this session participants will learn a few tips and tricks for finding and preventing plagiarism. Any instructor who requires written responses in their class can learn from this session. Time will be allowed to discuss and share best practices. This workshop will be facilitated by Sara Fuller. This event is worth 1 SEU for…
Online September 27, 2017 – October 11, 2017 Improving Your Online Course This workshop explores the Quality Matters (QM) Rubric and provides a framework to improve the quality of online and blended courses. Participants use the QM Rubric to review their own courses and develop a course improvement plan. Facilitated by Sarah Greywitt and Kristina Ambrosia-Conn.
SHCS 138 - Westshore Campus, Clemens Road, Westlake, OH, United States September 28, 2017 at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Westshore - A.L.I.C.E. Training The main objective of the A.L.I.C.E. (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, and Evacuate) program is to provide the faculty and staff with options to increase their chance of survival during an "Active Shooter on Campus" emergency. Where the traditional lockdown response is passive in nature (lock doors, turn out lights and wait for help), the A.L.I.C.E.…
SHCS 132 - Westshore Campus, Clemens Road, Westlake, OH, United States September 29, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Westshore - 3D Printing Showcase Accounting Professor Eric Primuth utilizes the 3D printer in his managerial accounting course to build a prototype of a product used to determine the cost of mass production. Join Eric, Gary Arnosk and Sarah Greywitt for a discussion of Eric’s project and how to utilize the 3D printer in your course. This event is worth…
West Campus G205 October 2, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm CLE West Book Discussion: “Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning” - Session 2 Overall Description - This is a 6 part book discussion based on the book "Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning". Each meeting will require the chapters being discussed to be read ahead of time with a short assignment completed. The discussion will include how to incorporate the suggested items into your own…
Metropolitan Campus CLE, MBA 113 OR Online October 2, 2017 at 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm What Can WebEx Do for Me? Tri-C’s new online meeting software is now available to all fac-ulty and staff. It’s great for having online office hours, meet¬ing online with one student or a group, or having an online meeting with others either inside or outside of Tri-C. Attend or view and learn how WebEx can work for you! WebEx is an…
CCW 118 - Corporate College West, Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 3, 2017 Westshore - Adjunct Services Open House Refreshments will be available in CCW Room 118 throughout the day. Stop by the Adjunct Services office to say hi, grab a snack, and let us know if you have questions or need anything.
West Campus CLE | G205 October 3, 2017 at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Preparing For Assessment (Seal of Excellence Workshop B) TBA
CCW 206 - Corporate College West, Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 3, 2017 at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Westshore - Managing Disruptive Classroom Behaviors: Strategies for Creating a Safe & Dynamic Learning Environment During this session a recorded webinar by Innovative Educators will be viewed, followed by discussion with colleagues. Topics include developing an overall philosophy of classroom management and implementing effective strategies that reduce behavior problems, allowing you to sustain a dynamic learning environment. This workshop will be facilitated by Assistant Dean of Learning and Engagement, Danielle…
CCW 206 - Corporate College West, Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 3, 2017 at 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Westshore - Snack & Share with Dean McMahon Snack & Share with Dean McMahon – Meet with your colleagues and Dr. Claire McMahon, Associate Dean of Learning Engagement and Transitions, to discuss mid-semester challenges and opportunities in the classroom. This event is worth 1 SEU for adjunct faculty.
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States October 4, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Art to Go Join us as we welcome art educators from the Cleveland Museum of Art to show us about what the Art to Go program is all about. Our CMA guests will bring authentic pieces of art for us to see and touch, and we will learn how you can incorporate this exciting CMA program into your…
SHCS 133 - Westshore Campus, Clemens Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 5, 2017 at 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Westshore - Harnessing the Power of the Library In this session, you will be exposed to the many resources and services the library provides including assignment consultation, in-class instruction, virtual instruction, collection development, subject guides, and collaborative teaching and/or research opportunities. Join Dr. Nancy Weissman, librarian/professor to learn more about these services, explore new resources, consider ways to incorporate the library into your…
SHCS 133 - Westshore Campus, Clemens Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 9, 2017 at 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Westshore - Faculty Chats & Open House Interact and engage with the Westshore CLE. Come play with our new technology and enjoy refreshments.
CCW 206 - Corporate College West, Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 9, 2017 at 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Westshore - Faculty Chats & Open House Interact and engage with the Westshore CLE. Come play with our new technology and enjoy refreshments.
Online October 10, 2017 at 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Westshore - 21st Century Toolkit Curious about innovative technologies? Come and see how you can collaborate, communicate and capture with 21st century tools. View the basics of these technologies and begin thinking how you can easily incorporate them into your course(s). (This is not a hands on session.) Instructional Technologist Kessandra Jackson will facilitate this workshop. This event is worth…
West Campus G205 October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Blackboard: Assignments and Assessments Blackboard can be used as a place for students to submit assignments and complete formative and summative assessments. These can be linked directly to the Grade Center. Come and explore the options available to you and your students in the “Assessments” section of Blackboard.
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States October 11, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Teaching Strategies That Work: Or How Students Taught Me to Teach Teaching a 50 minute, 1 credit FYE class can be challenging. Teaching any subject can be challenging! This presentation demonstrates teaching strategies that encourage student retention, participation, and timely assignment completion. It will also explore how to integrate information from The New Science of Learning by Todd Zakrajsek. Come prepared to work!
West Campus G205 October 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm CLE West Book Discussion: “Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning” - Session 3 Overall Description - This is a 6 part book discussion based on the book "Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning". Each meeting will require the chapters being discussed to be read ahead of time with a short assignment completed. The discussion will include how to incorporate the suggested items into your own…
Online October 23, 2017 – November 6, 2017 Westshore Online Teaching Certification - UDL/Online Accessibility In this online workshop we will define common accessibility terms. Identify roles and responsibilities related to accessibility at Tri-C. Discuss how to apply Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles into your course. Identify examples of accessible and less accessible course materials. Describe how to improve the accessibility of a course component. Create a plan for…
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States October 23, 2017 at 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm Blackboard Beyond the Basics: Assignments Are you looking to get beyond the basics in Blackboard? This workshop will review the function of the Assignments feature in Blackboard. Participants will leave the workshop knowing how to use Blackboard Assignments.**
Metropolitan Campus CLE, MBA 113 OR Online October 26, 2017 at 9:00 am – 10:30 am What Can WebEx do for Me? Tri-C’s new online meeting software is now available to all fac-ulty and staff. It’s great for having online office hours, meet¬ing online with one student or a group, or having an online meeting with others either inside or outside of Tri-C. Attend or view and learn how WebEx can work for you! WebEx is an…
West Campus CLE | G205 October 26, 2017 at 9:30 am – 11:00 am Accessible Course Design (Seal of Excellence Workshop C) TBA
SHCS 133 - Westshore Campus, Clemens Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 27, 2017 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Westshore - Blackboard Face-to-Face Supplemental Best Practices Webinar Engage your students more efficiently using Blackboard in your tradition face-to-face course. Communicate with your students with the gradebook and course announcements. Effectively grade assignments using rubrics and inline grading. Post your course content in various ways. Share course documents in the start here folder. And prepare your course to change modalities from face-to-face to…
SHCS 135 - Westshore Campus, Clemens Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 27, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Westshore - Reach and Engage Your Students Through Podcasting Join Sarah Greywitt and Jonathan Tarnai where we will create a podcast on podcasting. Learn how to podcast on the fly in the CLE Podcasting Studio as we discuss how to podcast and how to use podcasts in your class while recording a podcast. This event is worth 1 SEU for adjunct faculty.
West Campus G205 October 30, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm CLE West Book Discussion: “Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning” - Session 4 Overall Description - This is a 6 part book discussion based on the book "Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning". Each meeting will require the chapters being discussed to be read ahead of time with a short assignment completed. The discussion will include how to incorporate the suggested items into your own…
CCW 206 - Corporate College West, Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH, United States October 31, 2017 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Westshore Online Teaching Certification (WOTC) - Formative Assessment Do you know the difference between formative and summative assessments? Do you employ both with your students in your classes? Come sample a smorgasbord of engaging assessment techniques that monitor progress throughout the learning experience rather than at the very end. This workshop will be facilitated by Interim Sr. Instructional Designer Sarah Greywitt. This event…
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States October 31, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Tea @ the CLE: Halloween Gathering Calling all ghosts, goblins, and grade-slayers! Time for tea or treating at the CLE. Bring your goodie bags. Creepy costumes encouraged.
SHCS 133 - Westshore Campus, Clemens Road, Westlake, OH, United States November 1, 2017 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Westshore - Creating Fun In-Class Reviews Do you want your classes to have a fun and interactive aspect to them? Maybe with a little technology and friendly competition? Learn about student response systems such as Kahoot and Plickers and how to use them to get your students to review your course content, teach each other, and make it fun enough that…
Cleveland History Center November 7, 2017 at 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm College-wide Faculty Conversation Join us at the Cleveland History Center to view the new Stokes exhibit and engage in a range of workshops centered on generating dialogue and action toward racial equal equity, equality, and justice.
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