Fall 2020 Webinar Series

Academic Integrity in the Online Classroom

Tuesday, September 22, 4:00-5:00 pm
Facilitator: Catherine Conner, PFF Fellow
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In this webinar, we will discuss taking a proactive approach to academic integrity and explore some of the strategies you can use to develop a classroom culture that fosters honesty, integrity, and accountability while disincentivizing cheating. 

How to Support LGBTQ+ Students in the Classroom

Tuesday, September 29, 12:00-1:00 pm
Facilitator: Shelby Lamar, PFF Assistant Director
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This webinar will explain the challenges LGBTQ+ college students most often face and give you specific strategies to improve your facilitation techniques, course design, and policies to help ensure you are engaging and supporting LGBTQ+ students in your courses.

Using Productive Struggle to Build Learner Persistence

Thursday, October 1, 4:00-5:00 pm
Facilitator: Catherine Conner, PFF Fellow
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Often, struggling in the classroom can present barriers to learning and can leave students feeling defeated. But can productive struggle be a factor in active learning, self-efficacy, and resiliency? In this webinar, we will explore this concept and think more about ways to balance support with scaffolding to help students sharpen their higher-order skills and content knowledge.