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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
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States August 29, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Tea @ the CLE: Welcome Back We’ve missed you! Please join us for our Welcome Back Tea @ the CLE. We can’t wait to hear what everyone has been up to this summer, and to share our excitement about all the things to come this Fall.
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States August 31, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Sustainability in the Classroom: Strategies and Local Resources to Bring the Topic Home Sustainability can connect curriculum to the real world in many different subjects. Learn about available resources and programs, both within Tri-C and in the community, that can help increase awareness and sustainability in your classroom and beyond. Participate in an active discussion to brainstorm ideas for incorporating sustainability concepts into your curriculum. Facilitated by David…
West Campus G205 September 7, 2017 at 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Blackboard Effective Practices Explore ways to make your Blackboard course site more dynamic and user friendly for students, through effective use options for navigation and engagement tools. To receive credit for this workshop, after attending the first 45 minutes of the session, you will select at least one presented option to add or change in your Blackboard course…
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States September 8, 2017 at 9:00 am – 10:30 am A Puma Double Feature: Manipulatives in the Classroom "You can learn more about a person in an hour of play than you can from a lifetime of conversation." – Plato Come learn about how you can utilize manipulatives such as legos, play-doh, and building blocks to conquer course objectives in a way that feels fresh and fun. Facilitated by Stacey Souther and Kristina…
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States September 8, 2017 at 11:00 am – 12:30 pm A Puma Double Feature: Addressing Microaggressions in the Classroom (LEAD) In our highly diverse classrooms, faculty and students alike are increasingly encountering situations in which words and behaviors may inadvertently insult or invalidate others’ lived experience. This session will use video vignettes to address effective ways to address classroom microaggressions and promote an inclusive environment to lessen their occurrence. Facilitated Psychology faculty Melissa Resnick and…
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States September 12, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Tea @ the CLE: Conflict Resolution Modules Do you ever experience conflict in the classroom? Would you like to be able to effectively channel conflict when it arises? If so, join us for tea as we unveil three student-facing e-modules on conflict resolution. These self-paced, web-based, and easily accessible modules can be housed in your Blackboard courses or you can send out…
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States September 12, 2017 at 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm How to Facilitate Difficult Conversations in the Classroom (LEAD) Learn strategies for having difficult conversations around topics such as race, socio-economics and class, and justice. This interactive session will help you successfully navigate these tough discussions in the classroom. Facilitated by Ty Olson and Stacey Souther.
West Campus G205 September 18, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm CLE West Book Discussion: “Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning” - Session 1 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…
West CLE | G205 September 20, 2017 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Introducing Yourself & Your Course (Workshop A) TBA
EMHC 240 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States September 20, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Lecture Bursts: Tips for Effective Lectures (LEAD) Pumas are known for their strength as predators as they can leap up to 18 feet high and run up to 50 miles per hour, but they do best with short powerful sprints. This discussion will show you how you can be extra effective in the classroom using short powerful lecture bursts. Facilitated by Faculty…
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…
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.
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.
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…
West Campus CLE | G205 October 3, 2017 at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Preparing For Assessment (Seal of Excellence Workshop B) TBA
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…
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…
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
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…
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.
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.
West Campus G205 November 9, 2017 at 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Blackboard - Creating and using Blackboard Rubrics Rubrics can be an effective tool for evaluating students assignments, whether they are written work, oral presentations, discussion posts, etc., they can also serve as self-evaluations for students prior submitting their work. Learn how to create a rubric in Blackboard, link it to an assignment and the Grade Center and share the results back to…
West Campus G205 November 13, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm CLE West Book Discussion: “Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning” - Session 5 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…
Western Campus CLE | G205 November 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Student Engagement and Active Learning (Workshop D) TBA
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States November 21, 2017 at 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Tea @ the CLE: Conference Share After our faculty cohort returns from our Lilly conference, we will be gathering to share the highlights of the sessions we attended and how we might be implementing change in our classrooms. Come join this conversation to learn about these ideas even if you did not attend this conference. Do you have new ideas from…
West Campus G205 November 27, 2017 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm CLE West Book Discussion: “Small Teaching, Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning” - Session 6 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…
EMHC 100 - Cuyahoga Community College- Eastern Campus (Tri-C East), Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH, United States November 29, 2017 at 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Using Archives for Student Learning (LEAD) Working with archival sources strengthens students’ information literacy, stimulates critical thinking, increases engagement in the classroom, and sets students up for success in pursuing original research at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In this workshop, we will explore resources available for integrating archival sources into your curriculum, and discuss how primary source literacy relates to…
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