G Suite for Education Drop-In Hours

Last fall the Center for Teaching & Learning hosted a series of workshops focusing on different Google Apps in G Suite for Education. This spring, we’re opening the faculty development lab for a limited number of drop-in hours during which you can talk to us about G Suite for Education. No appointment is necessary. Please consult our calendar for the scheduled hours:  
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Experiential Learning Lunch Discussion: Giving up control in the classroom, February 9

Let’s discuss the ways in which you have given up control in your classroom!  How do you empower your students to take over content generation, discussion, and evaluation?  How have you dealt with the chaos and the need to improvise that goes along with not controlling the whole message?  What have you found to be the advantages and drawbacks to implementing such a system? You are invited to bring examples from
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New Faculty Orientation January 26

new faculty orientation spring 2016





The Center for Teaching & Learning and the Office of the Provost are pleased to invite you to an orientation for new faculty Things You Need to Know to Teach at Queens on:

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 3:30pm-5:30pm
President’s Conference Rooms 1 and 2, on the 5th floor of Rosenthal Library.

Representatives from around campus will discuss resources and services you need to know about in your new capacity as faculty:

  • Using library resources
  • Accessing instructional technologies
  • Teaching online
  • Reporting attendance and grades
  • Encouraging academic integrity
  • Union Benefits
  • Seeking professional development opportunities
  • Resources for your students you should know about

Please join us on January 26 for information, conversation, and some refreshments.  We encourage you to bring along a colleague: a full-time faculty member, a not-new adjunct, or your departmental chair. Simply share this email, and ask your colleague to RSVP.

To help us better plan the event, please RSVP at http://bit.ly/nfo-sp2016.

For questions, please contact Rowena Li at rowena.li@qc.cuny.edu or Jean Kelly at jean.kelly@qc.cuny.edu.

GeoGebra Institute of Queens @ CUNY Queens College, January 26, 2016

There are many software programs and internet websites or applets that are used as interactive tools for practicing Mathematics. Some technologies are easy to use but limited in capability, while others possess great capabilities and are difficult to use.
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G Suite for Education Fall 2015 Workshops

Post updated November 12, 2015 Join us for our fall workshop series on G Suite for Education. All workshops will be held on the following Fridays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. October 16: Online Collaboration – Google Drive, Docs, Presentations and Sheets in Queens Hall 325 November 6: Google Classroom in Queens Hall 325 December 18: Advanced Google for rock stars (add-ons and more) in Powdermaker Hall 020 Activiti
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Queens College Italian Program, December 11

Planning, designing and teaching an online course in the Italian language and culture.
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Facilitating Constructive Conversations in the Classroom, December 11

Students often bring up difficult issues in class. It is important to hone our skills in facilitating constructive conversations in the classroom.
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Experiential Learning lunch discussion: Technology in the classroom, December 2

Does technology in the classroom enhance or detract from your teaching and/or students’ learning? How does technology help students experience course content in ways that were not previously possible?
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ePortfolio Education Showcase

Education Majors: Call for ePortfolios   ePortfolios are becoming more and more essential for your academic and professional success as an educator. An ePortfolio allows you to showcase your work (ex: lesson plans) and accomplishments (ex: awards). ePotfolios give you the ability to show potential future employers how you would be an asset to their schools. We are looking for students majoring in Education to cr
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