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Celebration of Learning

Mon, Aug 14 - Fri, Aug 18East Peoria Campus

You will find a week filled with innovative classroom strategies, panel discussions, information on strategic planning initiatives, student perspective, and benchmarking, college-wide meetings, and celebratory events, all to begin a new academic year. August Celebration of Learning 2017 August 14 - August 18, 2017 Illinois Central College, East Peoria Campus August Celebration of Learning Detailed […]

10:30 am

Student Employment – A Win/Win Experience for All

Wed, Aug 16 @ 10:30 am - 10:55 amEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building, 214B

Come learn about the process of hiring student workers and helping them develop into great ICC employees.  Human Resources and Career Services staff will lead this workshop and answer your questions about hiring and retaining student workers.

1:00 pm

Collaborative Assessment Projects 2.0

Wed, Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building, 214B

Last semester the Assessment Committee ran a pilot on Collaborative Assessment Projects (CAP).  Through looking at feedback, this project has been revised and improved.  Come check it out!

Online Learning Kick-Off

Wed, Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building, 214B

Join the Online Learning Committee and the 2016-2017 Endowed Teaching Chairs to kick off the academic year and a new online workshop, “Excellent! Online Teaching”.

Teamwork makes the Dream work …but Group work is a Nightmare!,

Wed, Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building 209A

Ever wanted to assign group projects but you are worried that students fail at group projects? Still haunted by the group projects of your own education? Want some tips on how to get your students excited to succeed in groups, then this panel is made for you!

Bloom’s Taxonomy Revisited

Wed, Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building 239A

Bloom’s Taxonomy was created in the 1950’s to categorize levels of thinking and help educators design appropriate learning opportunities. As ICC moves from course goals to course learning outcomes, this is a perfect time to reconsider how this taxonomy can help us re-think exactly what we expect our students to know and be able to […]

The Power of Thriving! An Inside Path to Exceptional Experiences

Wed, Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmThe Power of Thriving! An Inside Path to Exceptional Experiences

It’s commonly accepted that service is everyone’s job; however, the key to any organization’s ability to deliver exceptional experiences is squarely in the hands of management. This fun and interactive session will introduce a fresh perspective about the significant influence managers and supervisors have in shaping a service culture.  You’ll learn simple yet powerful ways […]

Next Steps in Strategic Planning

Wed, Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmNext Steps in Strategic Planning

Bring your own device and explore the possibilities for ICC. Employees will be apprised of the next steps in the planning process and learn how they can participate in the on-going development and implementation of the plan

2:00 pm

Cheaters Never Prosper . . . Or Do They?

Wed, Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmCheaters Never Prosper . . . Or Do They?

Surely most students don't cheat . . . but we know some do.  This session will discuss the ways in which some students use both modern and old fashioned means to "get by" instead of learning.  Be prepared to share your experiences and to brainstorm ways of guarding against the newest and the oldest tactics.

Investigate, Reflect, and Collaborate: Strategies to Engage Students

Wed, Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmInvestigate, Reflect, and Collaborate: Strategies to Engage Students

Using creative problem solving, student reflection, and peer review in the classroom to engage students in responsible learning.

Week 1 – Turning on the Lights

Wed, Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building 239A

You’ve got the schedule, you’ve got the syllabus, now what? How do we flip the switch from summer to the semester?

How Lifestyle Choices Influence Cancer Risk

Wed, Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building 239A

Dr. McMillin will discuss the importance of lifestyle choices and their influence on your cancer risk, as well as the benefits of early detection through screenings. 

2:30 pm

Do You Know How Successful Our Students Are?

Wed, Aug 16 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on Thu, Aug 17 at 2:30pm

East Peoria Campus, Academic Building 239A

This session engages employees in a deep dive of ICC’s student performance.  Employees will learn how ICC can use these data sets to move forward and confront challenges critical to student success. 

3:00 pm

Self-Awareness and Maximizing Achievements

Wed, Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSelf-Awareness and Maximizing Achievements

Self-awareness is a critical component to our success. Engage students and/or employees in fun activities to improve self-awareness

Cross-training – When disciplines collide!

Wed, Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmCross-training – When disciplines collide!

Cross-disciplinary groups can renew the energy in your classroom. Bring your calendar and discover the benefits of this cross-talk in your classes!

Cross-training – When disciplines collide!

Wed, Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmCross-training – When disciplines collide!

Cross-disciplinary groups can renew the energy in your classroom. Bring your calendar and discover the benefits of this cross-talk in your classes!

Understanding ICC’s Financial Management

Wed, Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building 239A

Ever wonder how ICC’s decisions to spend money happen? Develop an understanding of the overall college finances and budgeting processes.

Blackboard/PeopleSoft Integration Kick-Off

Wed, Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmEast Peoria Campus, Academic Building, 216B

Learn about how Blackboard will be integrated with PeopleSoft to create course sites and manage user enrollment. All faculty using Blackboard should attend this session.

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