While university administrators have many ways to assess a program or department’s effectiveness, student retention is one of the more controversial measures of evaluation. Particularly, retention often seems inherently at odds with our roles as college professors since—fairly or not—issues of retention are conflated with concerns over grade inflation and academic rigor. Yet, as studies show, universities lose students over the first two years of college for a variety of reasons: financial, the absence of strong academic mentoring and peer relationships, the strains of commuting as well a
During the 85th annual meeting of the Society for Military History, a K-12 Teacher-Scholars Day on April 7, 2018, will be offered. Registration is $10 and required for the day - sign up at: www.louisville.edu/history/events/smhc/conference-registration.
Teaching Hemingway and Film
Call for Papers: Teaching Hemingway and Film
Essay collection for Kent State University Press
Deadline for Submission of Proposals: September 30, 2018
Book Title: Reconceptualising quality early childhood education, care and development. Perspectives from the “others”.
Currents in Teaching and Learning, a peer-reviewed electronic journal that fosters exchanges among reflective teacher-scholars across the disciplines, welcomes submissions for its Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 issues (Volume 10, Numbers 1 and 2). We consider all submissions that address new approaches to theories and practices of teaching and learning.
Call for Papers “Moving In and With the Gaps: Second Annual TAMUG Conference on Inclusion and Diversity in Higher Education” Department of Liberal Studies Texas A&M University at Galveston September 12-13, 2018 Moody Gardens Hotel and Conference Center Galveston, Texas
Call for Proposals for a Special Issue of Feminist Teacher
Performance in the Feminist Classroom
Elizabeth Currans, Eastern Michigan University
Michelle Martin-Baron, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Holly Masturzo, Florida State College at Jacksonville
Call for Manuscript Proposals:
at the 11th International Conference on Multimedia & Network Information Systems (MISSI 2018)
Wrocław, Poland, September 12-14, 2018
Conference website: http://www.missi.pwr.edu.pl/
Opole University, Poland
CALL FOR PRESENTERS
Northeast Regional Media Literacy Conference 2018
Friends and Colleagues,