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Faculty Development Center


PowerPoint presentations on a variety of topics.

  1. Creating Clarity: How to Design Great Visual Communication- Design principles for PowerPoint and Keynote.
  2. Removing Obstacles to LearningMotivating students by removing obstacles to learning; cultural aspects of motivation.
    Notes for Slides (PDF)
  3. The Romance of Education — How to teach so students fall in love with learning.
  4. Graphic Syllabus DesignDesigning a syllabus that students will read and remember.
  5. Rubrics 101: How to Make Grading a Learning Experience — The benefits of rubrics and a simple 3-level rubric example.