“If you want to change a relationship, change the way you act in it.”
When Dr. Christy Price, psychology professor from Dalton State College, began her keynote speech at Macomb Community College’s Faculty Development Day, her intent was to inspire continued action toward the increasing students’ successful behaviors. Price’s research on modern learners provided insight as to who our students are as a population and how instructors can reach them.
President Jim Jacobs reviewing the College Highlights at Faculty Development Day
She organized her findings into the five following categories for engaging Millennials.
(What You Missed at ETOM 2014)
November was an especially stimulating month for several Macomb faculty and members of the CTL staff. On November 7th, we trekked northeast to attend the 2014 Educational Technology Organization of Michigan (ETOM) Fall Conference at St. Clair County Community College. Through a multitude of breakout sessions, this conference spotlighted faculty and staff from Michigan colleges and universities, giving them a space to share how they use technology to enrich education.
We tracked down a couple of participants and asked them to share their experience.