New Chalk Talk

 

New Chalk Talk is a bi-monthly newsletter produced by the Center for Learning and Teaching at the American University in Cairo.

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Recent Submissions

  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    In part 1, I argued that educating citizens and especially critical citizenship has to become an AUC priority and this must be discussed and debated at all levels of the Institution. In part 2, I propose to present some ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    Two of my colleagues at CLT (Maha Bali and Hoda Mostafa) have recently published essays that focus on, among other things, what and how we teach at AUC. As an engaged academic and primarily a “teacher” I welcome both ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    Students enter AUC with high expectations, but after the first few weeks, they often express disappointment at the learning opportunities provided, which sometimes leave them lost and confused as they transition from high ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    Part of our professional development as higher education professionals is to stop and reflect on the approaches, content and techniques we employ to facilitate teaching and foster effective learning. This is paramount when ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    I start the Fall 2013 semester with much excitement and trepidation. In response to this summer's events, I reflected on the role of higher education in the midst of the political upheaval Egyptians now face (Bali, 2013). ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    In part 1, I argued that educating citizens and especially critical citizenship has to become an AUC priority and this must be discussed and debated at all levels of the Institution. In part 2, I propose to present some ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    Two of my colleagues at CLT (Maha Bali and Hoda Mostafa) have recently published essays that focus on, among other things, what and how we teach at AUC. As an engaged academic and primarily a “teacher” I welcome both ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    Students enter AUC with high expectations, but after the first few weeks, they often express disappointment at the learning opportunities provided, which sometimes leave them lost and confused as they transition from high ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    Part of our professional development as higher education professionals is to stop and reflect on the approaches, content and techniques we employ to facilitate teaching and foster effective learning. This is paramount when ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-10-07)
    I start the Fall 2013 semester with much excitement and trepidation. In response to this summer's events, I reflected on the role of higher education in the midst of the political upheaval Egyptians now face (Bali, 2013). ...