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Dr. Bob Appelman

SPECIAL LECTURE NOV. 14: Game Changers: Integrating Game Mechanics into Pedagogy

November 4, 2014
Dr. Bob Appelman, Director of the Immersive Learning Research group and Clinical Professor Emeritus at Indiana University, will lead a special lecture.  Learn how game designers build engagement into popular games such as World of Warcraft and how those techniques can be applied in the development of learning activities.   

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Active Learning Classroom in Kennedy

Sign Up to Teach in the New Active Learning Classrooms, Deadline Oct. 17

October 7, 2014
Would you like to teach in a brand new learning space on campus?  UNC Charlotte has launched a new initiative in classroom design to promote active and collaborative learning and to increase student engagement.  There are two new rooms in Kennedy which differ significantly from other classrooms throughout campus; one room h

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Tracy Rock

Tracy Rock Wins BofA Teaching Award!

September 8, 2014
On September 5, associate professor of Education and CTL Faculty Fellow Tracy Rock was named the 2014 recipient of the Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence, the University’s most prestigious teaching honor.  See more details at Inside UNC Charlotte.

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Tracy Rock

CTL Faculty Fellow Tracy Rock Named BofA Teaching Award Finalist

August 29, 2014
Congratulations to Tracy Rock, a CTL Faculty Fellow and associate professor in the College of Education, on being named a finalist for the Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence, the University’s highest teaching honor. See the full article at Inside UNC Charlotte.

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