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Campus Conversation with Flower Darby

Small Teaching Online: Fostering Connections to Improve Student Engagement and Learning

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm
Nebraska Union Room: Platte River Room
Additional Info: NU
Contact: Beverly Russell, (402) 472-4358,
The University of Nebraska Online, in partnership with the UNL Center for Transformative Teaching, co-host the first Campus Conversations presentation for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Join us as Flower Darby, director of teaching for Student Success at Northern Arizona University with over 23 years of teaching and instructional design experience in higher education, presents Small Teaching Online: Fostering Connections to Improve Student Engagement and Learning. Attendees will learn how small teaching can help faculty and students address the unique challenges of online learning. Small teaching involves minor changes or adjustments that result in significant learning gains. Attendees will focus on how educators can make a major impact in student’s learning and engagement by implementing strategies based in neuroscience.

Registration Required. This presentation will be given in person and streamed. Please visit the event website to register.

– In-person attendees are invited for lunch in the Platte River Room in the Nebraska Union at 11:30 a.m.
– Web-cast attendees will receive an email with log-in information prior to the event. The webcast is streamed in real-time.

These events are offered free of charge to University of Nebraska faculty and staff.

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This event originated in Center for Transformative Teaching.