Welcome to the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
O'Kelly Library, Room 202
Telephone: (336) 750-8723
Fax: (336) 750-8690
Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Winston-Salem State University
601 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
O'Kelly Library, Room 202
Winston-Salem, NC 27110
The Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning is committed to
promoting a university culture that values and rewards effective teaching,
respects individual differences, and supports the creation of learning
environments for faculty and students.
Faculty Development Opportunities
The Promise of Study Abroad: Faculty, Students, and the Curriculum
Friday, February 27, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (EST) Thompson Center, Room 207A
Presenter: Dr. Elizabeth Brewer, Director, International Education, Beloit College
In this workshop, Dr. Brewer and WSSU faculty will focus on what we want students to learn when they study abroad, and help faculty identify ways these outcomes can be achieved through study abroad and in the classroom. This workshop will also examine how assessment practices embedded in program design can both help students learn and document that learning.
Registration Deadline: Friday, February 20, 2015
Refreshments will be provided
Sponsored by The Office of International Programs (OIP) and the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL). For more information, please contact Dr. Tiffany Baffour at email@example.com or Dr. Joti Sekhon at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Promotion and Tenure Workshop - 2015
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm (EST) Hill Hall, Room L05
Presenter: Provost Brenda Allen
This workshop, led by Provost Brenda Allen and senior faculty, is designed for tenure-track or tenured faculty preparing promotion portfolios for review. WSSU Provost and a panel of senior faculty who have served on departmental and university-wide Tenure and Promotion Committees will provide guidelines, resources and suggestions for portfolio preparation. This workshop is highly recommended for faculty scheduled to submit portfolios for tenure and promotion in August, 2015
Using Clickers to Aid in the Retention of Student Learning
Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM (EST) O'Kelly Library, Room 202 Presenter: Ms. Carolyn Grimes, Turning Technologies
Classroom response systems or "clickers" are a technology that can assist faculty with identifying students' misunderstandings and correcting gaps in students' knowledge. This webinar presented by a training specialist at Turning Technologies will demonstrate how to use the PowerPoint and Anywhere Polling features. Pizza will be provided. Contact CETL at email@example.com for additional information.