In-Person Meetings

Upcoming:


Thursday, Sept. 28 – Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017

TRESTLE Annual Meeting and Course Transformation Institute

University of Indiana, Bloomington, Indiana

 

Virtual Meetings

Upcoming:


Check back here at the end of summer to see our new fall schedule line up for the TRESTLE Colloquia and the TRESTLE Brown Bag Discussions!

 

We encourage all attendees to contribute to the meeting by presenting some of our your own work on course transformation. Contribution formats include:

1. Posters – Describe changes you and/or colleagues made to one or more courses and outcomes for student learning

2. Quick Hits – Share a favorite active learning strategy, activity, assignment or assessment (10 minutes each, with potential for follow up online brownbag)

3. Mini-Workshops – Facilitiate (or co-facilitate) a mini-workshop or demonstration on a topic of interest to you and TRESTLE colleagues.

 

Questions? Contact TRESTLE Program Manager, Blair Schneider, at bensonbe@ku.edu.

Past In-Person Meetings:

October 20 – 22, 2016

TRESTLE Annual Meeting and Course Transformation Institute

University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

January 21 – 23, 2016

TRESTLE Launch Meeting

University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas

Past Colloquia:

April 24, 2017: Queen’s University Colloquium

Presenters: Bei Cai, Teaching Fellow
Department of Physics, Deena Salem,
Teaching Fellow in Electrical and
Computer Engineering, Natalie
Simper, Project coordinator

March 27, 2017: KU Physics Highlights (Force Concept Inventories and Classroom Demonstrations)

Presenter: Chris Bruner, Teaching Fellow in the KU Department of Physics and Astronomy

Past Brown Bag Discussion:

May 1, 2017: Building and Sustaining Intellectual Communities around Teaching

Hosts: Dea Greenhoot, University of Kansas, and George Rehrey, Indiana University Bloomington


April 17, 2017: Designing Educational Innovations for Sustained Adoption

Presenter: Charles Henderson, Professor, Department of Physics and Mallinson Institute for Science Education, Western Michigan University

Facilitator: Stephanie Chasteen, University of Colorado Boulder


April 3, 2017: How can you run productive meetings about course development/transformation?


March 1, 2017: How can you facilitate development of learning goals with a faculty working group?

Facilitators: Stephanie Chasteen, University of Colorado Boulder, and Warren Code, University of British Colombia


December 1, 2016: Faculty Buy-In

Facilitators: Warren Code, University of British Colombia, and Stephanie Chasteen, University of Colorado Boulder


October 11, 2016: Facilitating Change in a Department

Facilitators: Stephanie Chasteen, University of Colorado Boulder, and Warren Code, University of British Colombia