Faculty Guest Post: Course Changes as a Result of the FTI

This week our guest faculty blogger is Dr. Richard Southgate from the Biology Department.   In May 2012, I attended the College of Charleston’s (CofC) Summer 2012 Faculty Technology Institute (FTI) for the very first time, which was a great personal learning and eye opening experience, especially as I learned a lot about the potential…

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Reversing Excel: Teaching Common Excel Procedures

Yana Wieckowski, a visiting assistant professor of Biology, discusses her experiences on targeting specifically challenging lessons that benefit from a “reversed” approach in the classroom. One of my teaching goals for this past school year, which led me to apply for the 2012 FTI, was to incorporate reverse learning into the classroom.  I teach BIO 211 (Biodiversity, Ecology, and…

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