Society for the Teaching of Psychology announces the first STP writing workshop
for faculty who would like to learn more about the process of developing and/or
writing a scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) project. SoTL is defined
as methodologically rigorous scholarly work conducted to enhance teaching and
advance learning, ideally resulting in peer-reviewed products made public.
The workshop will allow a small select group of faculty members to receive
guidance on SoTL research from an experienced mentor and consult with both
statistical and publication experts. Each participant will be placed with a
mentor and a team of 3-4 peers. The mentor will support participants through
the research process, which may include discussing ideas or analyzing,
outlining, and writing a final product. The ultimate goal is to generate a
This workshop will be held in conjunction with the STP Best Practices
on October 14-15, 2011, in Atlanta, GA. The cost of the workshop is $100 in
addition to the conference registration fee which is heavily discounted for you
as you will use some conference session time for your project work. Mentors
will work with their team before the conference to prepare for the workshop as
well as Friday morning and Saturday afternoon.
Please complete an application<http://uwgreenbay.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_8pRJNZvLzXo6GwY>;
no payment is required at this time. Applications are due by May 30th, 2011.
For questions or more information/details please contact the Chair of the
writing workshop, Janie Wilson (firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com>).