The Cerebro Series

The Cerebro Series


Latest Episodes

Bias in FCQ’s
May 05, 2022

Hosted by: Kellie Ferguson - FCQ’s (Faculty Course Questionnaires) are a great place to gather information about your teaching. But recent studies have revealed a significant amount of bias in student

Combating Microaggressions with Microaffirmations
May 05, 2022

Hosted by: Aaron Schips - Did you know that microaggressions are considered commonplace and routine for women and people of color? If you’re not sure what microaggressions are, or why they’re such a b

How to Facilitate Asynchronous Discussions in Your Course
April 25, 2022

Hosted by: Mary Hoftiezer - Do your asynchronous discussions fall flat?  This podcast will provide you with techniques to get engagement from students in asynchronous discussions.    download this epi

Creating Inclusive Office Hours
April 25, 2022

Hosted by: Aaron Schips - Did you know that low self-esteem can be a driving factor in student hesitancy to attend office hours? In this podcast, we will explore why office hours are so important, and

Equitable Classroom Practices
March 28, 2022

Hosted by: Aaron Schips - In this podcast, we will explore some quick ways you can improve classroom equity. As the leader of your classroom, you can affect change by recognizing everybody deserves an

Exploring Adobe with Vincent Fu
March 28, 2022

Hosted by: Kady Katona - In this podcast you’ll discover what it’s like to use Adobe products as a student and why everyone should start giving Adobe Express a try. download this episode's infographic

Encouraging Students to Come Prepared for Class
February 28, 2022

Hosted by: Mary Hoftiezer - In this podcast we are exploring methods to encourage your students to come to your class prepared for learning.  We introduce the topic of Just in Time Teaching. download

How People Learn, Part 2
February 28, 2022

Hosted by: Kellie Ferguson - In Part 2 of How People Learn, we will take a closer look at some of the teaching techniques instructors can focus on to help foster deeper learning within their classroom

How People Learn, Part 1
February 28, 2022

Hosted by: Kellie Ferguson - How people learn is a multifaceted process. In this Part 1 of this two part episode, we will discuss some of the ways that people learn, absorb, and retain new information

7 Principles of Good Practice in Undergraduate Education
January 31, 2022

Hosted by: Kady Katona - Listen along as Kady Katona, Instructional Designer at CETL, shares the essentials from Chickering & Gamson’s 7 Principles of Good Teaching Practice. Grab your headphones and