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  • (Internal) F3

    12 members Latest Activity: Nov 4, 2012

    This is a working group that originated at the Oct 2012 PULSE Conference.

  • Pulse Steering Committee

    8 members Latest Activity: Sep 13, 2012

    The PULSE steering committee includes members from the NSF, HHMI &…

  • Knowinnovation Facilitation Team

    6 members Latest Activity: Sep 18, 2012

    The Knowinnovation facilitation team is multi-national and geo-diverse. We’re based in the UK, the US and France, but just to make things more…

  • WEBSITE CIRCLE

    5 members Latest Activity: on Tuesday

    Here is a discussion site for our Website Circle

  • Capstone HHMI grantees

    6 members Latest Activity: Oct 19, 2012

    Born out of the HHMI program directors' meeting in which Capstone grantees started a discussion on how best we may disseminate the knowledge from…

  • Math Across the Curriculum

    15 members Latest Activity: Sep 22, 2013

    This group is a place to discuss issues in math literacy in higher education.  Is there a problem?  How and where in our curricula can we create…

  • Western New England Biology Educators

    21 members Latest Activity: Mar 15

    This group is for life science educators in Western Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Vermont who are interested in addressing the Vision and Change…

  • Local Impact Map

    4 members Latest Activity: Jan 27, 2013

  • HBCU Discussion Group

    7 members Latest Activity: Aug 16, 2013

    The purpose of the group is to share ideas and information about the implementation of Vision and Change recommendations on the campuses of…

  • Faculty Networks

    103 members Latest Activity: Mar 3

    Supporting Faculty as Agents of Change

  • Spreading the PULSE

    88 members Latest Activity: Apr 3

  • PULSE Advisors

    4 members Latest Activity: Nov 3, 2012

    PULSE Advisors are trusted and respected mentors from the community that are willing to help the Vision and Change Leadership Fellows by providing…

  • Society for College Science Teachers

    5 members Latest Activity: Sep 26, 2013

    The group is an affiliate organization of National Science Teachers Association.  There are three regional and one national meeting per year.  The…

  • Case Studies & Problem Based Learning

    28 members Latest Activity: Mar 31

    This is a place to discuss the use of case studies and problem based learning (PBL) to address the Vision & Change recommendations.  Cases…

  • Pacific Northwest Educators

    35 members Latest Activity: Feb 21

  • 2 year colleges

    47 members Latest Activity: Dec 11, 2013

    This group and its discussion is focued on the unique situation and needs seen in 2 year institutions and the main challenges to vision and…

Latest Activity

Paul Arriola replied to Sharon Gusky's discussion Greatest Challenges to the Implementation of the Vision and Change Recommendations
"Our process actually began before Vision and Change was published. We had decided to revisit the program and it ended up dovetailing right into the recommendations. We started with the department mission statement and then re-wrote the department…"
12 hours ago

Leadership Fellow
Sharon Gusky replied to Sharon Gusky's discussion Greatest Challenges to the Implementation of the Vision and Change Recommendations
"Faculty buy-in can be a big obstacle- even faculty who desire to change are often impeded by other obstacles - like time and comfort with the process.   What did you do to start the process? What aspect of change is your department focusing on?…"
yesterday
Dr. Michael J. Budziszek, II liked Sharon Gusky's group Western New England Biology Educators
yesterday
Dr. Michael J. Budziszek, II posted a photo
yesterday
Paul Arriola replied to Sharon Gusky's discussion Greatest Challenges to the Implementation of the Vision and Change Recommendations
"The greatest challenge we have faced was gaining faculty buy-in at the beginning of our change process.  We have since overcome the obstacles (largely due to retirements) and are on our way, but the process was a long and winding road."
Thursday
Profile IconChad L. Barber, Bradley C. Hyman and Erin Sanders joined David Marcey's group
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Southwest PULSErs

Please share this group with others This group is intended as a networking site for PULSE community members from the US Southwest and Hawaii. Please add ideas for regional conferences, let your regional colleagues know about your PULSE-related activities, etc. If you would like to be contacted in the future in order to get involved in specific initiatives, please fill out the recruitment form. If you know of someone who isn't yet a member of this group, please feel free to invite them.See More
Thursday
Bradley C. Hyman replied to David Marcey's discussion AAAS Pacific Division Conference in the group Southwest PULSErs
"I will be happy to join a pre-AAAS PULSE group in Riverside.  Thanks, Brad Hyman bhyman@ucr.edu 951-827-5901 "
Wednesday
Erin Sanders liked David Marcey's group Southwest PULSErs
Wednesday
Erin Sanders liked Jo Anne Powell-Coffman's group Faculty Networks
Wednesday
Profile IconMike Sears, Scott Wallace, Katharine Northcutt and 1 more joined PULSE
Wednesday
Scott Wallace liked Dan (A. Daniel) Johnson's blog post How Do Textbooks Need to Change?
Wednesday
Mark E. Lyford is now a member of PULSE
Tuesday
Tamara McNealy joined David Marcey's group
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Transforming the Traditional Lecture

This group is for anyone interested in brainstorming methods to convert traditional lectures to arenas of inquiry where active learning takes place. See More
Apr 12
Profile IconBrian Teasdale and Nina Karnovsky joined PULSE
Apr 11
Profile IconBlake Gillespie, Theresa E. Rogers and Robert A. Orlando joined David Marcey's group
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Southwest PULSErs

Please share this group with others This group is intended as a networking site for PULSE community members from the US Southwest and Hawaii. Please add ideas for regional conferences, let your regional colleagues know about your PULSE-related activities, etc. If you would like to be contacted in the future in order to get involved in specific initiatives, please fill out the recruitment form. If you know of someone who isn't yet a member of this group, please feel free to invite them.See More
Apr 10
Profile IconRobert A. Orlando, Suann Yang and Muhammad Adnan Kanpurwala joined PULSE
Apr 9

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