Registration Now Open for Oct. 10 LT@UC Conference

The second annual LT@UC Conference will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 10. The conference will be held in the Langsam Library Digital Commons from 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

LT@UC (Learning and Teaching at UC) is a collaborative effort between the Academy of Fellows for Teaching and Learning (AFTL), the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (CET&L), IT@UC eLearning, and UC Libraries. 

This year’s LT@UC Conference will consist of a keynote presentation by John Dunlosky, professor and director of SOLE Center, Kent State University. A main tenant of Dunlosky’s research program is to develop techniques to improve the effectiveness of people’s self-regulated learning across the life span. He most recently co-authored “Improving students’ learning with effective learning techniques: Promising directions from cognitive and educational psychology.” Psychological Science in the Public Interest.

The conference will also feature numerous seven-minute presentations by various staff and faculty members, as well as several, more in-depth twenty-minute long form talks. Topics presented on included: “Engaging the Distant Learner Using Technology”, “Who Are We Teaching? An Overview of Generation Z”, “Creating Space for Dynamic Reflection in the College Classroom, ”and many more.

Registration is now open for the conference. For more information, agenda, and to register for the event, visit the LT@UC Conference website.

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