Workshop Series

The goal of the workshop series is to build a community of faculty and academic staff to help them develop, improve and integrate creative, innovative and effective use of appropriate pedagogies and technologies to enhance student learning. The Office of Education Development and Gateway Education (EDGE) offers a variety of professional development workshops and special programmes. These workshops are opportunities for staff to share and explore ways to enhance learning and teaching.

 

2019-2020

Using What We Know About How People Learn to Reach More Students and Change Their Thinking
Speaker: Dr. Bill Rando - Associate Dean in the College and Executive Director of the Chicago Center for Learning at the University of Chicago

Team- Based Learning: Group Work that Works
Speaker: Dr. Amanda Irvan Director of the Faculty Programs and Services, Columbia University

Education 4.0: Are We Ready at CityU?
Speaker: Dr. Crusher Wong - Senior Manager e-learning, CityU HK

The ABCs of OBTL (for SCOPE)
Speaker: Dr. Paul Corrigan - Senior Education Development Officer, CityU HK

Lights! Camera! Action!
Speakers:

  • Dr. Paul Corrigan - Senior Education Development Officer, CityU HK
  • Mr. Tarloff Im - Education Development Officer, CityU HK

Facilitating Discussion 654321
Speaker: Dr. Paul Corrigan - Senior Education Development Officer, CityU HK

Getting Started with Online Learning through Zoom in Canvas
Speaker: Dr. Paul Corrigan - Senior Education Development Officer, CityU HK

 

2018-2019

How can a lecture promote my student’ critical thinking?
Speaker: Dr. Bill Rando - Associate Dean in the College and Executive Director of the Chicago Center for Learning at the University of Chicago

Analytics, AI, & VR for teaching & learning” What? Why? How?
Speaker: Dr. Crusher Wong - Senior Manager e-learning, CityU HK

Lecturing Easy as P. I. E. (for SCOPE colleagues)
Speaker: Dr. Paul Corrigan - Senior Education Development Officer, CityU HK

Lecturing Easy as P. I. E. (for EE colleagues)
Speaker: Paul Corrigan - Senior Education Development Officer, CityU HK

Active learning across the curriculum: Strategies for enhancing student learning and engagement
Speaker: Dr. Britt Toven-Lindsey - Senior Consultant and Active Learning Specialist, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of California, Berkeley

Why, when, and how to flip: Strategies learnt from a flipped classroom project in higher education
Speaker: Dr. Paul Lam - Associate Professor, Centre for Learning Enhancement and Research, CUHK

 

2017-2018

Facilitating Tutorial Discussion 6 5 4 3 2 1
Speaker: Dr Paul Corrigan

Innovation in the Liberal Arts and Sciences in China:Six Recommendations to Shape the Future
Speaker: Professor Noah Pickus

 

2016-2017

Professional learning and career development of university students and Experience sharing from Dr. Indu Singh
Speaker: Dr Indu Singh

Memorization or understanding: are we teaching the right thing?
Speaker: Professor Eric Mazur

Using the Degree Qualifications Profile to Guide Signature Assignment Design across General Education
Speaker: Professor Kathy Johnson

Global Citizenship and Study Abroad: How can study abroad broaden your horizons both academically and personally?
Speaker: Miss Nina Lewis