The TLA supports faculty and students by guiding development of pedagogy, curriculum, and assessment necessary to promote GE outcomes and MLOs.

Here is what's new...

Dan Shapiro, Interim Director, Teaching, Learning and Assessment, Academic Sills Achievement Program (ASAP: Tutoring Center), Professor, Science and Environmental Policy

TLA WEEKLY NEWS

1. TEACHING COOPERATIVE SCHEDULE

IT IS NOT TOO LATE TO JOIN. Even if you did not express early interest, everybody is still welcome to join any co-op (see TLA Cooperative webpage for co-op descriptions). Just show up (no need to register in advance):

  • CSUMB as an HSI: Thu., Sept. 18, 10:00 - 11:30, Library 1167
  • Student Affairs and Academic Affairs ~ Building Bridges: Fri., Sep., 19, 8:30 - 10:30, Library, 2159
  • Critical Thinking & Information Literacy: Mon., Sept. 22, 2:00 - 3:30, Tide Hall Conference Room
  • Sustainability: Tue., Sept. 23, 12:00 - 1:30, Tide Hall Conference Room
  • International Classroom: Tue., Sept. 23, 3:00 - 4:30, Tide Hall Conference Room
  • Quantitative Literacy: Fri. Sept. 26, 3:00 - 4:30, Library, 2172
  • Holistic Campus: Fri., Sept. 26, 4:00 - 5:30, Tide Hall Conference Room
2. WEEKLY FACULTY BROWN BAG
         (Open to all faculty)

When: Wednesday, September 24th, 12:00 - 1:30 (join for all or part, panel usually starts ~ 12:15)

Topic: Town Hall Meeting on Institutional Learning Outcomes

Location: U.C. Ballroom

Guest Panel: CSUMB Assessment Committee

           Click here for more details.

3. SALINAS VALLEY BUS TOUR - FRI, SEPT. 19, 12 - 5

If you are interested in joining the Salinas Bus Tour, send an email to tla @ csumb.edu

The Salinas Valley tour will highlight various Monterey County geographical sites. At each site you will meet with government and community leaders. The bus leaves from the CSUMB Watershed Institute Building #42 at noon on this Friday.

4. TLA TRAVEL GRANTS DEADLINE

Monday, Sept. 29 - Travel Grant Deadline: Deadline for submitting applications for travel grants from TLA to fund conference presentations on teaching, learning and assessment (click here for details).

5. FERGUSON: TEACHING RESOURCES

Rita Zhang, our Otter Cross Cultural Center (OC3) Coordinator recommends the following:

 http://bit.ly/FergusonSyllabus