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    January Focus on Accessibility

    January Focus on Accessibility

    As you prepare your spring classes for delivery, take the time to learn about a few quick and easy things you can do to make your course materials more accessible to all students (or to everyone). Stay tuned for helpful EduTips on working with an ASL interpreter, quick and easy accessible document formats and captioning video.

    Accessibility goes beyond the nuts and bolts of […]

  • Wired for Connections

    Wired for Connections

    Write your own blog, develop a course website, create a mini social network for your department/team/workgroup… The UAA Academic Commons is a place for you to share and collaborate with the UAA community and academic community at-large.

  • December Focus

    December Focus on Cultural Considerations

    AI&eL and CAFE Potluck and Talking Circle on Culturally Relevant Teaching & Technology

    We look forward to seeing you in Library Room 302 A on Dec 12, 12:45–2:30p. You’re welcome to bring a favorite food to share, although we will provide a main dish and homemade sides. Please RSVP to Melissa White, mbwhite3@uaa.alaska.edu or 786-4597 by December 9.

    December Featured Resources: Edutips on Cultural […]

  • Integrating-Community-Engagement-Workshop-Feature (Jan-2015)

    Integrating Community Engagement Workshop Feature (Jan 2015)

    Are you interested in integrating community engagement and/or service learning into your academic course? More and more as educators we are called to engage the community through our disciplines.  UAA has received the Carnegie designation as an engaged university since 2006; we’ve now adopted a course […]

  • Serious-Fun-Save-the-Date-Feature-(Jan-2015)

    Serious Fun: An Educational Games Gathering

    Serious Fun: An Educational Games Gathering

    The gathering seeks to bring together university instructors, high school teachers, administrators, students, and anyone interested in games and gamification in secondary and post-secondary education. The first annual conference in 2014 brought 100 faculty, staff and students to campus. Our goal is to double that attendance record for 2015.

    Serious Fun is a one […]

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