"Globally Engaged": A Conversation Series for Fostering Global, Online Learning
"Globally Engaged" is a conversation series sponsored by the Reinert Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning and Information Technology Services at Saint Louis University. The purpose of this conversation series is for faculty, staff, and students to discuss and explore how to foster and facilitate collaborative global distance learning at Saint Louis University.
This three-part conversation series is funded by a Bringing Theory to Practice seminar grant from the Association of American Colleges and Universities and will take place during the spring 2013 semester. Registration for this event is now closed.
The conversation series' dates, locations, questions, and topics include:
CONTEXT & EXPERIENCE: February 26, 2013 from 3:30-5 PM, Busch Student Center, Room 256
What is a globally-engaged learning environment? What does it look like, sound like?
- Identify existing globally-centered organizations, resources, teaching practices, and learning experiences at SLU.
REFLECTION: March 19, 2013 from 3:30-5 PM, BSC 253
Why foster a globally-engaged classroom?
- Explore best practices and methodologies in incorporating global learning in the classroom, especially how to best use learning technologies at SLU to bridge the distance.
How do I create global learning opportunities?
- Build a customized action plan to incorporate global learning possibilities into classrooms, programs, and departments - for face-to-face, online, and blended classrooms.
Page last updated on January 8, 2013.