ATTENTION: Faculty, Academic Staff, and Instructors, new or experienced with community engaged learning
Community Conversations: Partnership Exploration
Friday, May 1st
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Via Zoom
In this session Center for Community Engaged Learning staff will discuss elements of strong partnerships to effectively co-create community-engaged learning opportunities for students. Hear examples of successful faculty/community partnerships, discuss considerations for initiating and sustaining partnerships, and explore resources to assist you in partnership development or enhancement. We will also discuss implications for partnerships during this time of COVID-19.
Creating or Refining your Community-Engaged Learning Syllabus
This session will discuss elements of designing a syllabus to outline the community-engaged learning experience and requirements, highlight community partnership, and build in reflection opportunities. We will draw from sample syllabi, templates, and peer testimonials to assist instructors in shaping plans for future courses.
Getting Started: Support for Community-Engaged Learning at MSU
This session will discuss the support that the Center for Community Engaged Learning (CCEL) can provide to instructors in developing and enhancing course-based community-engaged learning opportunities for students. The gathering will include networking time for participants to connect with each other and share current and/or future project plans.
Community Engaged Learning In the Classroom: Rubrics, Reflections, and Resources
This session will discuss creative examples, strategies for grading, and best practices for leading students to reflect upon and make meaning of their community-engaged learning experiences. Hear from faculty peers, dialogue with colleagues, and leave with new ideas to enhance student learning and complement your teaching practices.