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Register for 2015 ADEA/Colgate/AAL Institute for Allied Health Educators Online Courses

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The ADEA/Colgate/AAL Institute for Allied Health Educators (IAHE) helps dental hygiene, dental assisting, and dental lab technology educators meet their needs for “current background in educational methodology” (CODA standard) while enhancing their teaching skills and earning CEUs.

Four ADEA/AAL IAHE courses, with exclusive sponsorship from Colgate, are now open for registration. Courses are $350 for five sessions, with discounts available for AAL alumni and institutions that register three or more faculty.

Each session begins at 8:00 p.m. Eastern and runs for 90 minutes. All sessions are recorded so participants can watch at a later time. 

Teaching Foundations in Allied Health Education
January 21, January 28, February 4, February 11 & February 18, 2015 

Topics to be presented:

  • Using case-based learning to enrich curriculum
  • Best practices for planning courses
  • Working productively with struggling students
  • Portfolios for assessment
  • Classroom teaching preparation and presentation

Clinical Teaching Best Practices
March 18, March 25, April 1, April 8 & April 15, 2015 

Topics to be presented:

  • Patient education and risk assessment
  • Treatment of medically compromised patients
  • Teaching strategies and evaluation of patient assessment
  • Addressing generational differences among students, faculty, and patients
  • Interprofessional collaboration for patient treatment

Advances in Educational Methods for Allied Health Educators
July 1, July 8, July 15, July 22 & July 29, 2015

Topics to be presented:

  • Using technology in teaching
  • Classroom assessments
  • Academic honesty
  • Evidence-based practices in teaching
  • Conflict management

Revitalizing Curriculum and Calibrating Faculty
October 21, 28, November 4, 11, and 18, 2015 

Topics to be presented:

  • Faculty calibration
  • Creating a flipped classroom
  • Designing hybrid courses
  • Curriculum design and management
  • Faculty motivation

Visit the ADEA/Colgate/AAL IAHE website to register. For information about discounts and questions about these courses, contact AAL Director of Faculty Development Dr. Felicia Tucker-Lively at f.tucker-lively@aalgroup.org or 678-973-2583.

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