The NED was established to provide educational development opportunities that are designed by Minnesota State faculty and staff for Minnesota State faculty and staff. These opportunities help build awareness, develop knowledge, skills, and abilities, and provide space for reflecting and revising.
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Fall OER Learning Circles (Applications Due)

Online

OER Learning Circles OER (Open Educational Resources) Learning Circles provide faculty, from across the system and from any discipline, the opportunity to collaborate with others committed to redesigning courses and/or creating materials to eliminate textbook costs for students. In addition to virtual weekly meetings, OER Learning Circles will utilize a D2L Brightspace course to support... Continue Reading →

OER Learning Circles – Spring 2020 Applications Due (Learning Community)

Online

OER Learning Circles - Spring 2020 Applications due February 7, 2020 OER (open educational resources) Learning Circles provide faculty, from across the system and from any discipline, the opportunity to collaborate with others committed to redesigning courses, creating ancillary materials, or authoring to help eliminate textbook costs for students. In addition to virtual weekly meetings,... Continue Reading →

Recurring

Spring 2020 Book Group

Online

What Statewide opportunity to read, discuss, interact, share, and learn with a book on a topic relevant to our work. The topic is trauma and how it affects our students and communities. Book The Body Keeps the Score. Brain, Mind, Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessell van der Kolk. Participants will need to... Continue Reading →

Free
Recurring

Spring 2020 Book Group

Online

What Statewide opportunity to read, discuss, interact, share, and learn with a book on a topic relevant to our work. The topic is trauma and how it affects our students and communities. Book The Body Keeps the Score. Brain, Mind, Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessell van der Kolk. Participants will need to... Continue Reading →

Free

Summer OER Learning Circles Applications Due

Online

Summer OER Learning Circles Collaborate with other Minnesota State faculty from across the system who are committed to redesigning courses and/or creating materials to eliminate textbook costs for students. In addition to virtual weekly meetings, OER Learning Circles will utilize a D2L Brightspace course to support faculty and will take place over a five-week period.... Continue Reading →

MN REFLECT Applications Due (Learning Community)

MN REFLECT Applications Due - Extended deadline: June 6, 2020* The MN REFLECT program brings together faculty from across disciplines, institutions, and experience to participate in a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) faculty learning community. Minnesota State REFLECT scholars will be supported as they develop, implement, and present research results at a conference or... Continue Reading →

Conversations with Colleagues – July

Online

Description When colleagues readied themselves for emergency remote teaching this spring, we all received a powerful reminder in the value of social learning. Colleagues from across the system who had... Continue Reading →

Free

Conversations with Colleagues – October

Online

Description The upcoming 2020 elections present an important opportunity for civic engagement, learning, and action. We invite all faculty to be a part of community efforts to mobilize, educate, and... Continue Reading →

Free