calendar 7 Dec 2021, 10:00AM EST

Managing Student Virtual Teams - Rebuilding Collaboration and Engagement

Join us for a roundtable discussion and gain a global perspective on how to set up your student teams in virtual environment for success.

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About this event

Join us for a one-hour roundtable discussion with our speakers on how educators can help students navigate the complexities of learning in virtual teams. We will discuss the challenges faced by educators and students across the world and discuss strategies to mitigate the potential obstacles and maximise the learning opportunities for students in virtual and hybrid teams.

During the panel chat, we will broadly discuss:
  • What are the challenges educators and students are facing in remote learning teams?
  • What are some of the strategies educators have tried to overcome the challenges of learning in virtual environment, especially in the last two years?
  • Which strategies have worked? Which strategies didn't work? What learnings can we draw from the last two years as we look ahead to the future of education?
  • What action plans can educators take to improve students' learning experiences in remote setting in short, medium and long-term?
  • How best can educators orient students and manage student accountability within a virtual team?

We look forward to having you join us for this discussion. For more information about the event, contact us at marketing@intedashboard.com.

Online Events Details

Chicago

Chicago

calendar-1 7 Dec 2021, 9:00AM CST
New York

New York

calendar 7 Dec 2021, 10:00AM EST
London

London

calendar-2 7 Dec 2021, 3:00PM BST
Singapore

Singapore

calendar-3 7 Dec 2021, 11:00PM SGT

About the panelists

Annetta R. Dolowitz

Annetta is a PhD student for the IDD program at the University of South Alabama. For over five years, she has been an adjunct professor at the Collat School of Business at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She teaches nonprofit management courses, she helped to create a special nonprofit leadership interdisciplinary certificate for undergraduates. She teach a Hogwarts School of Leadership course. She is also active in the Team-Based Learning Consortium and working on being an expert for online learning and facilitation.

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Dr. Cortny Williams

Dr. Williams teaches biochemistry, physiology, and nutrition in the basic sciences department in the Doctor of Chiropractic Program at University of Western States in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Williams has been using Team-Based Learning since 2017. She is an active member of the TBLC Education Development committee, is a certified TBLC practitioner, and recently submitted her portfolio for the TBLC trainer/consultant certification. She earned her PhD in molecular microbiology and immunology and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Oregon Health Sciences University. When not at UWS, Dr. Williams goes camping, cooks and enjoys adventures with her husband and two girls.

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Michael Sweet, Ph.D.

Michael Sweet, PhD, is the Director of Design and Integration at Northeastern University's Center for Advancing Teaching and Learning through Research (CATLR). An educational psychologist by training and an instructional developer by profession, he has helped educators of all kinds and nearly every discipline implement TBL. He has been an avid TBL advocate for more than 20 years, he has published and presented on TBL widely, and was 2009-2010 president of the TBL Collaborative.

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Paul McDermott

Paul McDermott is an Associate Professor (ATS) in Medicinal Chemistry at the University of East Anglia with a specific interest in self-assessment and authentic assessment methods. He has been the recipient of the UEA Award for Excellence in Teaching (2010), the UEA Transforming Teaching Award (2017) and the Sir Geoffrey and Lady Allen prize for excellence in Teaching (2017). In 2017, Paul was also appointed to the UEA University Teaching fellowship group. In recent years, Paul has led on the delivery of TBL within the undergraduate pharmacy degree and the East of England Foundation Pharmacist training programme using the InteDashboard software. A key focus of his adapted TBL approach uses the functionality within InteDashboard to generate illustrative data that can be used as a self-assessment feedback tool intended to facilitate a more reflective learning approach in learning chemistry.

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Sivaneswary Palanibilo

Sivaneswary is experienced in the clinical practice and education in nursing and midwifery from Singapore, Malaysia and United Arab Emirates. Her area of interest is Team-Based Learning (TBL), and she is currently championing this strategy in Ngee Ann Polytechnic. She embedded TBL in Nursing Management and Professional Development (3rd year module) since 2018 and the diffusion was increased from 20% of F2F to 100% synchronous and asynchronous in 2021. In the future, she would like to explore aspects to enhance team collaboration for ultimate learning outcomes.

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What our workshop participants say

What our workshop participants say

I work in the administration with tasks like adapting the syllabus to the teaching and assessment so it is very valuable to understand how TBL works in real life to be able to transform it to a legal language.

Carolina Carneck

Karolinska Institute, Administrative Officer

Being on the learner side, exploring how learners would utilize the platform were the most valuable aspect of the workshop.

Shikara Poblete

University of Santo Tomas, Faculty - Civil Engineering

Learning from the students' perspective is the most valuable aspect of these TBL-styled workshops.

Holly Turula

Western Michigan University, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Science

This was valuable to me as a refresher since I have not tried to run an online TBL since spring 2020. It was also valuable to network with people from other institutions and hear how they are using TBL in their curriculum.

Rachel Hopkins

SUNY Upstate Medical University, Associate Professor, Medicine

We have been doing TBL for a number of years and I think these workshops gave us a better idea of what we are doing right, what we are doing wrong, as well as just raising our game in general. Also, we put together our TBL sessions in an ad hoc manner, but having tutors that have done hundreds of these sessions discuss the reasoning behind the way they do things gave me a lot to think about. We formally focused on the mechanics of running TBL rather than just trying to "put together a case". It just feels more structured and focused now than it did before the workshop.

Ronald Mackenzie, PhD

Texas McGovern Medical Center, Assistant Professor, Research

Very well organized workshop, covered many questions about how online TBL works, emphasized issues/problems in moving online

Kevin Krane

Tulane University, Vice Deam Professor, Academic Affairs Medicine

I enjoyed the workshop thoroughly - getting to experience online TBL as a participant, getting helpful tips on facilitation, getting to ask questions about things I had wondered about. Learning that facilitating can work better if you address particular teams was transformative.

Tessa Milman

University of Southern California, Assistant Professor, Clinical Occupational Therapy

Getting to work closely with experts in all different fields, getting the opportunity to hear from persons from all different backgrounds and expertise. The variety fo guest facilitators were also great.

Stephanie Date

Ross University, Instructor Medical Foundations

It was straightforward, and it led me to believe that I can easily do TBL in online modality.

Martha Mansah

Griffith University, Lecturer, Nursing

The idea that TBL can be done online finds me in awe since we have been doing it in-person and online TBL is much easier from a students' perspective!

Michael Busa

University of Massachusetts Amherst, Director, Center for Human Health & Performance

All aspects of the workshop were valuable. I learned things ouside of the curriculum; appreciation of others viewpoints, to keep an open mind to different techniques, to let others voice their views and speak.

Ian Murray

Texas A&M University, Instructional Associate Professor, Physiology

While I was already familiar with TBL, this workshop really helped me visualize how to move it online. It was very helpful to see how it was moderated. I gained a great deal from the discussions with the others. It was good to review the core principles.

Neal Carter

Brigham Young University - Idaho, Professor, Political Science

I loved the workshop - all of it! Probably most valuable was experiencing first hand how it all works together in the online environment. Besides that, learning about constructing MCQs and how to construct an effective TBL module were most useful.

Fiona Denney

Brunel University London Brunel Business School, Professor, Business Education

Great example of the introduction and how to prep participants on what was going to happen and how and when. Very helpful to see the breakout sessions along with the full group interaction. Also a nice demonstration of how to handle incoming comments and questions from the participants.

Kristin Gosselink

Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine, Associate Professor, Physiology & Pathology

I value that I was able to come away visualizing how I could implement TBL in an online environment.

Dana Wanzer

University of Wisconsin-Stout, Assistant Professor, Psychology

Team-Based Learning Fundamentals Series turned out to be a great learning experience for me. The series illustrated how the prework and participation in the process leads to greater understanding and retention. I've had some experience with TBL in the past, however, learning from these experts with years of experience brought my understanding, and hopefully skills, to another level altogether.

Miriam Feuerman, PhD

SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Associate Professor

I wanted to thank the InteDashboard team for hosting such a wonderful workshop series. Communication was timely and accurate, all the learning outcomes and my personal expectations were met, organization was superb, and I learned a lot! I will definitely recomment InteDashboard and any workshops you host to my colleagues. Plus, I hope to convince my administration to adopt InteDashboard to facilitate our TBL activities.

Adam Kolatorowicz, PhD

DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine at LMU-Knoxville, Associate Professor, Anatomy

I enjoyed the online workshop series experience very much and feel I did get a good start on understanding some of the basics of TBL. I am not on the cutting edge of using technology and learning via online methods so it was a bit out of my comfort zone as I tried to manage the technology, listening and participating, and summarizing. Having said that, I think it is a tribute to the quality of the program that made the experience enjoyable and a meaningful learning opportunity. I am appreciative of the entire team, including the facilitators, that were a part of this program. Your follow-up and the technology support was evident and consistently well handled. Also, I did like working with the same team members throughout the program and also found it helpful to hear from the other program participants whose previous TBL experiences contributed to the discussions.

Margaret L. Wilkinson, PhD, MA

Nova Southeastern University Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, Associate Dean Assistant Professor, Pre-Clinical Education Department of Family Medicine

The most valuable takeaway from the workshop was going through an online TBL itself, very practical tips and advices.

Dr. Zhe Han

National University of Singapore, Lecturer, Department of Pharmacy

Getting to experience TBL for myself throughout the workshops, and hearing about the experiences of so many others who have tried it in different areas was an insightful experience.

Nicolette Richardson

York University, Associate Professor, KINE Anatomy

It was valuable to be able to experience myself how TBL online can work and to see some of the problems we can anticipate when implementing it.

Christa Wood

University of Wollongong, Lecturer, Management

Testimonials

Dr. Julie M Estis
Dr. Julie M Estis Associate Professor, Speech Therapy University of South Alabama
It was a great expirience!
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“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”
Dr. Julie M Estis
Dr. Julie M Estis Associate Professor, Speech Therapy University of South Alabama
It was a great expirience!
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“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”
Dr. Julie M Estis
Dr. Julie M Estis Associate Professor, Speech Therapy University of South Alabama
It was a great expirience!
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“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”
Dr. Julie M Estis
Dr. Julie M Estis Associate Professor, Speech Therapy University of South Alabama
It was a great expirience!
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“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”
Dr. Julie M Estis
Dr. Julie M Estis Associate Professor, Speech Therapy University of South Alabama
It was a great expirience!
Star Fill Star Fill Star Fill Star 6 Star 6
“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”
Dr. Julie M Estis
Dr. Julie M Estis Associate Professor, Speech Therapy University of South Alabama
It was a great expirience!
Star Fill Star Fill Star Fill Star 6 Star 6
“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”
It was a great expirience!
Star Fill Star Fill Star Fill Star 6 Star 6
“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”
It was a great expirience!
Star Fill Star Fill Star Fill Star 6 Star 6
“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”
It was a great expirience!
Star Fill Star Fill Star Fill Star 6 Star 6
“Outstanding tool for face-to-face, web-blended and fully online TBL courses! We’ve been using InteDashboard across several TBL classes at the University of South Alabama and are consistently impressed with the tool as well as the exceptional support from the team. We look forward to increasing utilization of InteDashboard through our campus-wide project.”