New Faculty Orientation. Texas A & M University – Central Texas 2012. welcome. Welcome . Icebreaker Pre-Assessment—Answer the question, “What would I like to get out of a New Faculty program?” www.polleverywhere.com Community of Killeen and surrounding areas . TAMUCT Mission Statements.
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Texas A & M University – Central Texas
Ida MacDonald, MA
Licensed Professional Counselor
Director of Counseling Services
The Counseling Services mission hastwocomponents:
1. The Counseling Center provides counseling and education to students and employees as well as consultation and training to staff and faculty of in order to facilitate the retention, adjustment and development of members of the University community.
2. The Community Counseling and Family Therapy Center contributes to the education of graduate students through providing a site for counselor trainees to provide faculty supervised counseling to members of the local communities requesting individual, group, couples, and marriage and family counseling.
Some common issues that individuals may deal with in counseling include stress management, depression, grief and loss, anxiety and panic, assertiveness skills, conflict management, test anxiety, and relaxation skills.
- Topics in psychology
- Test preparation
- Study skills
Counseling Services is located at the North Building, 701 Whitlow Avenue
Rebecca Lopez Assistant Director of Admissions and Records
Dawn Brewer Graduation Evaluator
Hannah Harris University Scheduler
Pearl Steele Assistant Scheduler and Degree Planner
New Faculty Orientation – August 20, 2012
“Better Teaching, Best Practices”
Russell Porter, Ph.D., Ed.D.
Associate Vice President of Graduate Studies & Research
Professor of Management – School of Business Administration
Overview of Best Practices (Benchmarks)
[Set the bar high – and make it known]
e.g., Material presented too quickly without…pace
[Say “Hi, My name is …. (Your name!) to all at your table”]
G:Journey Open Arms
Russ Playing “Journey’s Open Arms” on a 1987 5’8” Grand, Kimball-Bosendorfer
(With a little Improvising)
Criterion (Standard) – (Remember – You set the bar)
Porter Benchmarks (2004): Cognitive & Affective Objectives
[Framework for any discipline Objectives – See Handout]
[Several revisions to Bloom, including Krathwohl and others. Bloom’s Affective Domain inadequately used]
(Time: 3 minutes!)
Dr. Larry Garner, Director
Dr. Larry Garner, Director