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Active Learning

Bloom’s Domains and Taxonomies

Classroom Assessment Techniques

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Compendiums

Cooperative-Collaborative Learning

Copyright, Fair Use, and Plagiarism

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Critical Thinking

Distance Learning

Learning Styles

Listservs and e-Zines

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Technological Solutions for the Classroom

Syllabus Construction

Test Construction

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   Topics of Interest:

 
Accountability http://www.sheeo.org/account/acct-home.htm
Accreditation www.chea.org
Achieving an Adjunct Friendly Culture http://www.sciedconsultants.com/modelforadjunctprogram.htm
Active Learning http://www.active-learning-site.com
Adjunct Faculty Issues www.adjunctsolutions.com
Adventure Education www.pa.org
Assessment of Outcomes http://www2.acs.ncsu.edu/UPA/assmt/resource.htm
Blended Learning http://www.e-learningcentre.co.uk/eclipse/Resources/blended.htm
Bloom's Taxonomy http://chiron.valdosta.edu/whuitt/col/cogsys/bloom.html
Case Method http://www.soc.ucsb.edu/projects/casemethod/intro.html
Change Magazine http://www.heldref.org/change.php
Chronicle of Higher Education www.chronicle.com
Civility in Class http://www.csupomona.edu/~faculty_computing/core/civility.html
Classroom Assessment Techniques http://www.guidetoonlineschools.com/library/classroom-assessment-techniques
Classroom Management http://www.4faculty.org/includes/108r2.jsp
Collaborative Learning www.wcer.wisc.edu/nise/cl1/CL/doingcl/DCL1.asp
Constructivist Teaching http://www.2learn.ca/Profgrowth/constructhow.html
Cooperative Learning http://www.co-operation.org/
Copyright Issues http://www.library.yale.edu/~okerson/copyproj.html
Corporate Universities www.corpu.com
Creativity in Teaching http://www.uwsp.edu/education/lwilson/creativ/
Critical Thinking www.criticalthinking.org
Curriculum Renewal http://www.mtroyal.ab.ca/cr/
Department Chair Resources www.acenet.edu/resources/chairs

http://www.facultydevelopment.macewan.ca/chairhandbook/

Digital (Web) Portfolios http://www.albion.edu/digitalportfolio/
Discipline Specific Links http://wiscinfo.doit.wisc.edu/teaching-academy/Resources/webresources.html
Discussion Facilitation http://www.iub.edu/~teaching/faqdisc.shtml
Diversity in Higher Education www.diversityweb.org
Emotional Intelligence www.eiconsortium.org
ESL Students http://www.eslcafe.com
Faculty Development http://www.facultydevelopment.ca
Ethics in Higher Education www.uvsc.edu/ethics/curriculum/education
Federal Ed. Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA) www.edlaw.net/service/ferpareg.html
First Generation Students http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2005/08/10/first
Games & Simulations http://www.simulations.co.uk/sagset/
Grade Inflation http://people.uleth.ca/~runte/inflation/index.html
How People Learn http://www.nap.edu/html/howpeople1/index.html
Humor in Teaching http://www.lovedungeon.net/humor/college/collegehomemenu.html
Icebreakers http://adulted.about.com/cs/icebreakers/
Information Literacy http://bulldogs.tlu.edu/mdibble/doril/
Instructional Design http://www.outreach.psu.edu/users/atb/cdev.htm
International Higher Education www.higher-ed.org/international/
International Professor Resources www.ibiblio.org/ucis/links.html
International Student Resources www.internationalstudent.com
Internet Usage www.learnthenet.com
Junior Faculty http://www.jfdp.org
Large Classes www.cte.umd.edu/library/lcn/
Learning Communities http://learningcommons.evergreen.edu
Learning Objects http://www.reusability.org/read/
Learning Organizations http://www.infed.org/thinkers/senge.htm
Learning Support Centers http://www.pvc.maricopa.edu/~lsche/
Learning Students' Names http://www.unl.edu/gradstudies/gsapd/instructional/names.shtml
Learning Styles Models:  
  Dunn and Dunn www.learningstyles.net
  Felder www.ncsu.edu/effective_teaching/Learning_Styles.html
  Gregorc www.gregorc.com
  Kolb www.infed.org/biblio/b-explrn.htm#learning%20style
  VARK http://www.vark-learn.com/english/index.asp
Lecturing Skills www.indiana.edu/~teaching/lectskills.html
Learning through Technology http://www.wcer.wisc.edu/archive/cl1/ilt/default.asp
Legal Issues www.aaup.org/Legal/
Linking Teaching & Research http://www.brookes.ac.uk/genericlink/
Living-Learning Programs http://www.livelearnstudy.net
Mentoring of Faculty http://www.trainingreference.co.uk/skills/coaching/coaching.htm
MIT OpenCourseWare http://ocw.mit.edu/index.html
Motivating Students http://teaching.berkeley.edu/compendium/sectionlists/sect20.html
Movies that Teach http://www.aesthetics-online.org/teaching/films.html
Multilingual Dictionary http://www.yourdictionary.com/diction1.html#multi
Multiple Intelligences http://www.surfaquarium.com/MI/
Nat'l Council for Staff, Program & Organizational Development http://www.ncspod.org
Nat'l Teaching & Learning Forum http://www.ntlf.com/
Newsgroups http://groups-beta.google.com
Online Learning Readiness http://www.cod.edu/dept/CIL/CIL_Surv.htm
Online Teaching www.utexas.edu/world/lecture
Peer Led Team Learning www.pltl.org
Plagiarism Detection http://www.plagiarism.org
Planning Teaching Spaces http://www.dartmouth.edu/~collab/index.html
PowerPoint Usage http://www.actden.com/pp/
Preparing Future Faculty http://www.preparing-faculty.org/default.htm
Problem Based Learning http://www.udel.edu/pbl/
Prof. Development http://www.starlinktraining.org
Prof. & Organ. Develop. Network http://www.podnetwork.org
Quotations on College Teaching http://www.wku.edu/Dept/Support/AcadAffairs/CTL/db/quotes/index.html
Resources for Science http://www.science-lessons.ca/blog/
Resources for Troubled Students http://www.campusblues.com
Retention of Students www.collegeways.com
Rubric Creation http://projects.edtech.sandi.net/staffdev/tpss99/rubrics/rubrics.html
Scholarship of Teaching & Learning http://titans.iusb.edu/josotl/resources_on_sotl.htm
Search Engines http://www.infotoday.com/searcher/oct01/price.htm
Service Learning www.servicelearning.org
Socratic Method www.wvu.edu/~lawfac/jelkins/orientation/socratic.html
Sounds that Impact http://www.findsounds.com
Storytelling http://www.creatingthe21stcentury.org/Intro7-Why-story-now.html
Student Journal Writing www.tss.uoguelph.ca/onlineres/journal_writing.htm
Student Portfolios http://www.elon.edu/students/portfolio/
Student Ratings http://www.ratemyprofessors.com
Student Survival Skills http://www.clemson.edu/collegeskills/
Students with Disabilities http://dmc122011.delmar.edu/facultydev/studentwdisab.html
Study Abroad http://www.studyabroad.com
Study Skills www.uic.edu/depts/counselctr/ace/practic1.htm
Syllabus Development http://www.cte.duq.edu/resources/TchInstruction/eResources/syllabusdev.html
Teaching & Learning Centers (Global) http://www.ku.edu/~cte/resources/websites.html
Teaching & Learning Centers (U.S.)  http://www.hofstra.edu/faculty/ctse/cte_links.cfm
Teaching Assistants http://www.umass.edu/cft/handbook/handbook.htm
Teaching for Inclusion http://ctl.unc.edu/tfitoc.html
Teaching Goals Inventory http://www.uiowa.edu/~centeach/tgi
Teaching Materials Exchange http://www.merlot.org/Home.po
Teaching Portfolios http://www.usask.ca/tlc/teaching_portfolios/index.html
Teaching Professor Newsletter http://www.magnapubs.com/subscribe/magnapubs_tp.html
Team Based Learning www.teambasedlearning.org
Technology Integration http://www.campus-technology.com/index.asp
Test Anxiety www.couns.uiuc.edu/Brochures/testanx.htm
Test Construction http://www.edu.uleth.ca/runte/tests/
Textbook Selection http://www.facultyonline.com
Time Management http://www.time-management-guide.com
Tolerance http://www.tolerance.org
Tomorrow’s Professor Listserv http://sll.stanford.edu/projects/tomprof
Transactional Analysis www.itaa-net.org
University Business Magazine www.universitybusiness.com
Using Technology in Teaching http://www.unc.edu/cit/newchalk/
Web Searching http://www.thelearningsite.net/cyberlibrarian/searching/ismain.html
Writing Across the Curriculum http://mendota.english.wisc.edu/~WAC/
Writing Learning Objectives http://epitome.ce.gatech.edu/iowa/

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   Organizations of Interest:

American Association of Community Colleges - the primary advocacy organization for the nation's 1,100 two-year degree granting institutions.

Association for Computer Educators in Texas

AT&T Academy Courses -courses that weave together readings, activities, and discussions for participants to construct new understanding in the context of their own situations.

Center for Community College Policy based at the Education Commission of the US

CORD (Center for Occupation Development and Research) - initiatives include curriculum design, developing new learning tools, delivering professional development, creating applications of educational technology, and conducting educational research and evaluation.

Center for Critical Thinking - provides information on the background, theory, guidelines, lessons and events pertaining to critical thinking.

Del Mar College News and Events - news and events on campus throughout the year

Educause - enables the transformational changes occurring in higher education through the introduction, use, access to, and management of information resources and technologies in teaching, learning, scholarship, research, and institutional management.

Higher Education Process Network - a well-developed and well-maintained community of thoughtful educators who serve each other as networking partners in over one dozen specialized forums.

League for Innovation in Community Colleges - a nonprofit educational consortium of leading community colleges organized to stimulate innovation and experimentation in all areas of community college development.

Multimedia Educational Resource for Online Teaching - MERLOT is a free and open resource designed primarily for faculty and students in higher education. With a continually growing collection of online learning materials, assignments and reviews, MERLOT helps faculty enhance instruction. MERLOT is also a community of people who strive to enrich teaching and learning experiences.

National Council for Staff, Program and Organizational Development -

National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development - a nonprofit, tax-exempt consortium of colleges and universities who share a philosophical commitment to support excellence in teaching and learning.

Professional Development Resources - a growing collection of learning modules, information on teaching topics, schedules for online courses, and teaching resource webliographies.

Professional Development Tools - tools to assist faculty in developing a professional development plan

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Statewide Calendar of Professional Events - professional development sessions offered in Texas

Statewide Academy for Adjunct Faculty - participation will build your classroom competence and personal confidence, which will, in turn, lead to greater student achievement.

Teaching and Learning Resources - encompasses a wide range of topics.

Texas Administrators of Continuing Education

Texas Association of College Technical Educators

Texas Association of Community Colleges

Texas Community College Teachers Association

Texas Distance Learning Association

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Texas State Leadership Consortium for Curriculum Development

Texas State Leadership Consortium for Professional Development

Virtual College of Texas

Virtual Roundtables and Forums - allows you to interact and exchange ideas, suggestions, questions, and answers with community college faculty across Texas


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