Miriam Cummings, undergraduate academic advisor extraordinaire, has tendered her resignation effective the end of July. Miriam has been an outstanding colleague for the past two years and has worked diligently to support our SEHD students. She will be missed! As many of you know, Miriam is a current PhD student and will be devoting her […]
Newly appointed CU Denver Chancellor, Michele Marks, will spend her first 100 days as chancellor meeting and listening to as many people as possible, so together we can refine a vision for the future of CU Denver. Faculty, staff and students are invited to share their perspectives either in virtual meetings or through a feedback form. The first […]
Congratulations to Chris and his wife Jessica on their second son Jax Owen Ricciardi! Jax was born on Tuesday, June 23rd at 3:44pm. Everyone is healthy and happy.
The Marketing and Recruitment teams are developing bumpers stickers that showcase SEHD and we would you like your assistance. Please take two minutes to provide a quote (no longer than ten words) about teaching/learning about social justice or thoughts that incorporate SEHD’s mission/vision. All quotes should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10 am on Friday, […]
NEVER WASTE A GOOD CRISIS In late March, I started interviewing school leaders around the globe about their school’s or school district’s responses to the coronavirus pandemic. I talked with dozens of different educational organizations across the United States and in countries as varied as China, Italy and Saudi Arabia. My goals were to hear […]
Helping Students Grieve From a Distance Educators also need to be prepared for the fact that school closures may delay students’ ability to fully process a death in their school community. Denial is a normal reaction to death, said Franci Crepeau-Hobson, a professor of school psychology at the University of Colorado Denver and a specialist […]
Education Today – What Works in Distance Learning and Classroom Podcasting In this episode, Dr. Rod Berger interviews Dr. Scott McLeod, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of Colorado-Denver, as well as Ben Kelly, the Department Head of Innovative Design in New Brunswick, Canada’s Anglophone East School District. Check out the podcast […]
The Diary Project: ‘Emotional Register’ An assignment for all of us to help capture an extraordinary time. You can read the Diary Project in the New York Times.
ThinqStudio is CU Denver’s teaching and learning innovation incubator. We explore the future of learning and advocate for creative and critical pedagogies in every venue, including digital. One of our abiding principles is that we are all learners. In that spirit, ThinqStudio is funding 20 scholarships for CU Denver Lecturers (adjuncts) to the Digital Pedagogy […]
Maymester Planning Questions Wednesday May 6 9:00am-10:00am Faculty Call-In (one-on-one conversations to support faculty) Thursday May 7 11:00am-2:00pm Writing Retreat Friday May 29 12:00-2:00pm Writing Retreat Friday May 29, 2020 3:00-5:00pm We have also listed UCDALI and ThinqStudio events. For more information, visit: www.ucdenver.edu/CFDA