Book and Reading Discussions

Spring 2019 Reading Discussions

The New Education

The New Education book coverJoin us this Spring to discuss the book, The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students for a World In Flux (Davidson, 2017).

This book group will meet on four Mondays this semester (1/28, 2/11, 3/4 & 3/18) from 12:30-1:30 in ZSR 664 (TLC Conference Room inside the TLC space in ZSR Wilson Wing). We will provide the book and lunch at all sessions.

Register for this book discussion here

These discussions are very popular so we ask that you register only if you are available to attend all sessions.

Division 4 Book Discussion: An Evidence-based Guide to College and University Teaching

Book Evidence-based Guide to College and University TeachingJoin your Division 4 faculty colleagues this Spring in a book discussion sponsored by the TLC and facilitated by Melissa Masicampo from the Psychology Department. We will discuss the book, An Evidence-based Guide to College and University Teaching (Richmond, Boysen & Gurung, 2016).

This book group will meet on three Fridays (1/25, 2/8 & 2/22) from 12:30-1:30. Lunch and the book will be provided. These discussions are very popular so we ask that you register only if you are available to attend all sessions.

This book discussion is full

If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Masicampo at masicaml@nullwfu.edu.

Scholarly Teaching: Evidence and Methods (STEM) Reading and Discussion Group

Join us for our new STEM Reading and Discussion Group. The purpose of this group is to create an interdisciplinary STEM community that is interested in talking about teaching, sharing strategies, keeping up with the latest educational research in their fields, and gathering together regularly for discussion and encouragement. Participants are encouraged to suggest topics to discuss and papers to read.

This group will meet every fourth Monday of the month from 12:30-1:45. Locations will vary across the Reynolda Campus and WakeDowntown: Sep 24 | Oct 29 | Nov 26 | Jan 28 | Feb 25 | Mar 25 | Apr 29

Sign up here to be added to the STEM Reading and Discussion Group email list

If you’re interested in learning more or have questions, please contact Anita McCauley at mccaulak@nullwfu.edu

Previous Book Discussions

Fall 2018

Teaching to Transgress book cover

Spring 2018

Book Cover Discussion in the College Classroom

Spring 2018

Specifications Grading Book Cover

Fall 2017

Teach Students to Learn Book Cover

Fall 2017

Silk Roads Book Cover

Summer 2017 and Fall 2016

Small Teaching Book Cover

Spring 2017

Why Students Resist Learning Book Cover

Fall 2016

Teaching and Learning STEM Book Cover

Spring 2016

Skillful Teacher Book Cover

Fall 2015

Creating Self-Regulated Learners Book Cover

Spring 2015

Specifications Grading Book Cover

Fall 2014

Make it Stick Book Cover

Spring 2014

Cheating Lessons Book Cover

Fall 2013

Learner-Centered Teaching Book Cover