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FALL 2017

 november 2017

Workshop

ADVISING 202: VALUE-ADDED ADVISING - FOSTERING SUCCESS SKILLS  (A MASTER ADVISOR ACADEMY WORKSHOP)

 Description

This workshop is a part of the Reynolds Master Advisor Academy and emphasizes the strategies and tools that advisors can implement to foster and support academic success skills among students. The workshop examines college data points to identify critical stages of student challenge. It also brings into conversation current research and evidence of best practices.

Target Audience: This workshop is open for all full-time faculty, staff, and administrators. It is required for individuals who are applying to serve as Master Advisors.

Professional development credits provided.

Facilitator(s)

Sheila Watters, Associate Professor of Business and Faculty Coordinator of Advising

Date & Time

Friday, November 10, 2017; 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Location

Room 218, Massey LTC, Parham Road Campus

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Workshop

CFE 120: developing measurable learning objectives

Description

CFE 120: Developing Measurable Learning Objectives explores how to create objectives that are measurable, precise, and clear at both the course and module/unit level. Alignment between the module/unit level objectives and the course-level objectives is examined. Participants will be introduced to Bloom’s taxonomy, a useful resource for writing and developing objectives. In this active learning session, participants will analyze a course-level objective and the associated module/unit level objective(s) for a course that they are teaching and make revisions as necessary.

Target Audience: all Reynolds faculty, both full- and part-time

Professional development credits provided.

Facilitator(s) CJ Bracken, Assistant Coordinator, Center for Distance Learning
Date & Time

Wednesday, November 15, 2017; 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (DTC)

Thursday, November 16, 2017; 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (PRC)

Locations

Downtown Campus: Room 353

Parham Road Campus: Room 220, Massey LTC

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Workshop

CFE 104: The Reynolds Student 360°

Description

CFE 104: The Reynolds Student 360° introduces faculty to the essential characteristics of the institution’s students. Through the integration of contemporary research, the workshop guides faculty towards an examination of their own instructional approaches and asks faculty to consider the ways in which these approaches do or do not meet student needs. Through collaborative discussion and activities, faculty will assess and identify instructional areas that support student success and retention. 

Target Audience: all Reynolds faculty, both full- and part-time

Professional development credits provided.

Facilitator(s) Barbara Lytton, Associate Professor of English
Date & Time Tuesday, November 14; 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Location Parham Road Campus: Room 210, Massey LTC 
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Workshop

Advising 102: Advising in Practice

Description

CFE/Advising 102: Advising in Practice examines the essential policies, procedures, and institutional resources that impact advising at Reynolds. The session leads faculty through discussions about the nuances and challenges that often face advisors as they navigate issues of FERPA, academic and financial aid holds, student concerns, and other similar issues. The workshop also develops faculty skills in using the tools and resources within the Student Information System (SIS) and other college applications so that advisors are able to access information with ease, efficiency, and accuracy.  

Target Audience: Reynolds full-time faculty

Professional development credits provided.

Facilitator(s)

Ghazala Hashmi, Coordinator, CFE & Kelly Schwendeman, Master Advisor for School of Business

Date & Time

Friday, November 17, 2017; 1:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Location

Room TBD, Goochland Campus

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