Interested in submitting a gen ed proposal? If so, remember that the deadline for proposal submissions is Wednesday, Feb. 29th at 5pm. Proposals must be submitted to LINK chair Elana Karshmer by that time. Proposals may be submitted in many ways, in almost any format: electronic, print, etc. For more information on submitting your proposal, please scroll down to the center screen box "Documents Presented at LINK Events" and download the "Submission Process for Proposals" document. If you still have questions, please contact Elana Karshmer (email@example.com, 352-588-8412) or any LINK member.
LINK's "Final Four" Proposals
On Tuesday, April 3, 2012, the LINK Board presented the final four proposals to the Saint Leo faculty. Here you can find copies of those proposals, the cover letter explaining LINK's expectations about the voting process, and a PowerPoint with basic summaries of each proposal. Please contact and LINK Board member if you have any questions.
General Education Redesign Team Materials
Below is a selection of readings and other resources that will help and your team get ready to create and submit your proposal for a new general education model. Please read through the materials before you get started--paper copies of these readings are also available; contact Elana Karshmer (firstname.lastname@example.org, 352-588-8412) to arrange pick up.
- Welcome Letter
- "What is a Generally Educated Person?"
- "GE and Emerging Practices"
- General Education Models
- Learning Outcomes Handout
- GE Assessment Survey
- "What's in a Name?"
- "Designing a Signature General Education Program"
- "Shift Happens" video
- "The Use of a Computer Game"
- "Evaluate Your Program Before You Submit"
Past Programs Available through AAC&U
Use these links to access programs offered at previous AAC&U conferences. Most are available as podcasts, so take a look at the website and choose the ones most interesting to you!
LINK Board of Directors, 2011-2012
Questions or Comments about the General Education Redesign Process?
Contact one of the LINK Board members listed below!
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Materials from Faculty Development Day, Jan. 2012
Here are PDF forms of the posters presented at Faculty Development Day in January 2012. Feel free to incorporate the information provided into your general education proposals, or use the suggestions to jump-start conversations with potentiaol team members!