How to Encourage Academic Grit and a Growth Mindset in Your Students

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This article is an interesting discussion from two faculty from Bay Path University about how to encourage Grit and Growth Mindset in students. This fits in nicely with our activities at the Fall Faculty Forum.

https://www.academicimpressions.com/how-to-encourage-academic-grit-and-a-growth-mindset-in-your-students/

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Upcoming Webinars from Respondus

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As a new term starts up, we wanted to make you aware of the Respondus webinar schedule for the coming weeks. These free webinars are a great way for faculty to get up to speed on the applications we license from Respondus (Respondus and Respondus LockDown Browser).

The webinar schedule is posted at http://www.respondus.com/webinars/.  Here are the upcoming sessions:

Quickly Create Online Exams: Respondus 4 and the Test Bank Network

–          This Wednesday! August 23rd at 12pm MT

LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor Instructor training

–          Wednesday, August 30th at 11am MT

–          Tuesday, September 12th at 12pm MT

How do I help students engage productively in active learning classrooms?

Click on the link below to review the article “How do I help students engage productively in active learning classrooms?”

https://www.physport.org/recommendations/Entry.cfm?ID=101163

Great resource in promoting more active learning in your courses.