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    Summer Institute Sign-Up

    Click here and RSVP now for this year’s Summer Institute.

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    Badges and Points

    Click to learn more about the Badges & Points system for Professional Development.

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    App of the Week

    Click here to check out our series “App of the Week.” Each week, we will showcase a new tablet or desktop app that can help you in your teaching and student’s learning.

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    2014 Spring Book Club

    This Spring, faculty, staff and the CETL are meeting for regular readings and group discussion of Clay Shirky’s Cognitive Surplus: How Technology Makes Consumers into Collaborators. Click to learn more.

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Texas Wesleyan University (CETL) promotes a student-centered university by providing resources and professional growth opportunities to faculty on enhancing instructional practice, integrating technology, and promoting essential student skills.

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2013 FRIEND OF THE CETL BADGE WINNERS

Congratulations to the Friend of the CETL Badge Winners: Mary Ann Clark, Gockcen Ogruk, Kalpana Pai, Julie Vowell, Liz Ward and Chris Windsor. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

App of the Week – Paper

Paper is an app by fiftythree.com that has received the 2012 Apple App of the Year Award. According to their website it offers users “five essential tools optimized for the creative process to Sketch, Write, Draw, Outline and Color.” This app is free, but it can only be used by iPad users. You can also […]

Fall Book Club Update – Teaching Unprepared Students

High achievement for all learners was the overarching theme for our first book club meeting Friday, September 13. As we began our discussion, we acknowledged our shared characterizations of unprepared students and our motivation for reading this book. We soon realized the complexity and challenges of unprepared students in the classroom today. We shared strategies […]

This Week at the CETL – 09.16.2013

Hello from the CETL! So, maybe Texas only has three seasons? Summer, End of summer, and Almost Summer? Maybe. But we have FOUR workshops this week: “Collaborative Learning Tools to Promote Active Learning” on 9/17 at 12:30. This BB workshop will focus on the “Groups” feature within BB Learn. Learn how to form and utilize […]

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2013 Course Design Badge Winners

Congratulations to the Course Design Badge Winner: Julie Vowell. +3 bonus points are awarded on your leaderboard. You may stop by the CETL to get your sticker.

About the CETL

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Texas Wesleyan University (CETL) promotes a student-centered university by providing resources and professional growth opportunities to faculty on enhancing instructional practice, integrating technology, and promoting essential student skills.

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