In the Ignatian Pedagogy Series, participating faculty will form themselves more deeply in the connections between present-day research into student learning in higher education and the 450 year-old Ignatian pedagogical tradition. Through a series of workshops, coupled with short readings, follow-up class activities, and short reflection assignments, participating faculty will learn how Ignatian Pedagogy aligns with current research into student learning and how best to apply it to teaching their own disciplines.
In Fall and Winter Quarters, groups of up to 24 faculty members will participate in a multi-session module on a specific theme related to Ignatian Pedagogy.
The modules for 2023/24 are:
Fall: Active Learning
Winter: Inclusive Pedagogies
The series is open to all SU faculty who are:
Each module has 20–24 places available. Participants will be allowed to register for more than one module in a year, but are not required to complete all modules on offer.
Each module in the series helps you:
Participants will also receive a stipend of $100 on completion of a module.
Co-sponsored by the Center for Jesuit Education (CJE)
As a participant in this module of the Ignatian Pedagogy Series, you will:
It’s important that participants attend all three sessions in the series.
Lunch and refreshments are provided at each session, with support from the Endowed Mission Fund.
The entire series is co-facilitated by Andrea Verdan of the Center for Faculty Development and Jen Tilghman-Havens of the Center for Jesuit Education. Jenny Loertscher (Chemistry) and David Green (Center for Faculty Development/International Studies) will also be joining them in these sessions. All share a passion for this transformative educational approach.
Register using the regular link for this quarter’s events from the Center for Faculty Development (also included below). It’s essential that you can attend all three sessions of the series, so please be sure to block off all three times on your calendar before you receive confirmation of your place.
If you have any questions about the Ignatian Pedagogy Series, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or Andrea Verdan (email@example.com) or Jen Tilghman-Havens (firstname.lastname@example.org) directly.