Flower Darby, an educator and author, presented "Small Teaching Online: Fostering Connections to Improve Student Engagement and Learning" at first Campus Conversations event co-hosted by NU Online and the UNL Center for Transformative Teaching.
Attendees learned how small teaching can help faculty and students address the unique challenges of online learning. Small teaching involves minor changes or adjustments that result in significant learning gains. In addition, they focused on how educators can make a major impact in the student’s learning and engagement by implementing strategies based on neuroscience.
A recording of the presentation is available. Please send a request to email@example.com.
More about Campus Conversations:
Campus Conversations is an online professional development series focused on key topics related to education in the face of rapidly changing technology. The event takes place multiple times throughout the academic year as each campus partners with the University of Nebraska Online to bring in nationally recognized speakers to share information about topics of interest to those involved in online learning. Events are hosted via live web-cast and in-person on each campus. These events are offered free of charge to University of Nebraska faculty and staff.