ON CAMPUS WORKSHOPS
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Request our new ChatGPT & AI Teaching and Learning 1-day workshop for your campus.
Virtual workshops also offered through Zoom
All of our workshops present and model engaging learner-centered educational practices, and participants leave with effective new strategies they can implement immediately. These strategies empower students to become active, responsible learners, improving student academic success and retention. If you are looking for a professional development workshop that will make a difference, look no further.
Since 1996, more than 50,000 college and university educators have attended On Course Professional development events. Check out our many client colleges and universities.
The desired outcome of these events is greater student engagement, improved academic success, and increased retention (See supporting DATA). These highly interactive workshops are ideal for instructors in all disciplines, student services personnel who work directly with students, and administrators charged with academic programming and retention. And, of course, they are perfect for educators who teach or coordinate student success or first-year experience courses. On Course professional development workshops are designed for up to 50 participants.
On Course 1-Day Workshop:
An introduction to engaging and empowering learner-centered principles, research and strategies that improve student learning, retention and graduation rates
On Course 2-Day Workshop:
An expanded exploration of engaging and empowering learner-centered principles, research and strategies
Engaging & Empowering Learners Workshop (On Course I):
An in-depth immersion in active learning principles, research and innovative learner performance strategies (3 days)
Designing & Facilitating Learning Experiences Workshop (On Course II):
An intensive workshop in designing and facilitating engaging, learner-centered education (3 days)
ChatGPT & AI Teaching and Learning:
Exploring issues of algorithmic bias, AI equity, cognitive neuroscience and AI-leveraged student learning strategies (1-day)
Equity & Diversity:
Strengthening culturally responsive teaching strategies to improve outcomes for under-represented students (2 days)
Neuroscience, Learner Effectiveness and Equity Workshop:
This workshop is designed to explore the synergy between the growing body of research on brain-based learning approaches and the On Course principles of learner centered teaching, student empowerment and closing equity gaps. (2 days)
On Course for Frontline Staff:
Empowerment principles and techniques to strengthen student effectiveness, resilience and persistence, building a college-wide culture of success (1 day)
On Course Online Workshop:
In this active learning workshop setting, educators will explore how to strengthen the competencies of effective online learners, employ best practices in asynchronous online learning, explore research on the characteristics of online learners, learn how to ensure regular, effective student contact, and strategize methods to more fully engage and motivate online learners (2 days)
Interactive Keynote Addresses:
On Course offers interactive keynotes that address the importance of learner-centered teaching and applying cognitive neuroscience to engage learners. They also introduce the 8 On Course competencies and their importance in increasing student retention, success and graduation rates. A keynote can be offered as a stand-alone event or combined with a specific topic breakout session to follow (1 day)
Feel renewed and reenergized while sharing best practices, acquiring new evidence-based, learner-centered ideas and strategies, and addressing implementation challenges (1 day)