Breakout Session 2
Teaching with Technology: The role of a learning management system - Theater
Learning management systems (LMS) can help faculty deliver and maintain important course content. In this session, participants will learn about the Canvas platform and how to create and deliver their course content (same as earlier presentation.)
Estelita Young (Canvas), Tony Pederson (Journalism), Amy Puelz (Information Technology & Operation Management), Michael Harris (CTE)
Balancing Act: A Day in the Life of an SMU Student-Athlete - Forum
Student-athletes face many demands on their time from both their academic and athletic responsibilities. This session explores the student-athlete experience, services available to assist student-athletes, and considers how faculty, A-LEC, and student-athletes can work together to win academically.
Matthew Robinson (Altshuler Learning Enhancement Center), Sheri Kunovich (Sociology), Chris Dolder (Dance)
Higher Education: From Policy to Classroom - Promenade
As SMU and higher education continue to evolve, how do macro-level policy issues impact teaching? This session reports on the findings of a faculty learning community that has explored the university from national policy to the classroom — and where the two overlap.
David Doyle (University Honors Program), Lizzy Russ (World Languages), Vikki Hill (University Curriculum), Marie-Luise Gaettens (World Languages), Joan Arbery (English)