Teaching Commons Current Events

Friday at Four: Week 9

Friday, November 11, 4-5pm, DE206 Join Alison Geist and members of the Mellon Initiative in follow-up discussions to the day-long Project Based Learning workshop help in September. Many of you attended the Problem-Based Learning Workshop in September. It’s been a while, but we’d like to get together and talk about what we learned and how…

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Friday at Four: Week 7

November 1, 2019, 4-5pm, DE206 Join us for a conversation with Candace Bailey Combs, Learning Support Specialist and ESL Coordinator at the Learning Commons. Candace, along with new peer mentors in the ESL Center, has been preparing first year students for the new demands of college level reading. Uncovering how students read and bringing their…

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Located in Dewing 206, The Kalamazoo College Teaching Commons opened in October 2014 as a space dedicated to exploration, collaboration, conversation, reflection, consultation, inspiration, and experimentation – all focused on fostering excellent teaching and significant learning that together support the mission of Kalamazoo College.