TILE Labs: Accelerator "Best Practices"

TILE Labs: Accelerator "Best Practices"

Event Date: 

Friday, October 18, 2013 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm


Please note the room location has been changed to 1140 LIB. The new TILE room in the Main Library Learning Commons.

The TILE program is excited to announce Matt Gilchrist (Rhetoric) will be speaking at this month’s TILE Labs: Accelerators “Best Practices.” Matt’s presentation will highlight how the dynamic spaces can be used to transform traditional, static assignments such as papers, presentations, or exams into engaging and dynamic projects that allow students to produce work that lives beyond the semester.

The presentation will also highlight the work of Iowa Digital Engagement and Learning (IDEAL), and its 2nd annual Assignment Design Institute.

The TILE Labs: Accelerator is open to all members of the University of Iowa Community. Click here to register for the event. Please feel free to send this information along to any colleagues or graduate students whom you feel may be interested in attending this event.

2nd Annual Assignment Design Institute

Join other instructors for an event focused on creating more engaging and relevant coursework for your students. Click here to register for the IDEAL Assignment Design Institute on October 19, 2013, from 9:30am – 2:30pm in 350 Van Allen Hall. Iowa Digital Engagement and Learning (IDEAL) develops, supports, and promotes alternative means of attaining student-learning objectives. Housed in the Rhetoric Department and made possible by a Student Success Grant from the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, IDEAL advances innovative pedagogy that asks students to apply course content through digital, collaborative, and publicly-engaged means. E-mail ideal@uiowa.edu

Event Location

1140 Main Library
125 West Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States