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  • Lucas Center for Faculty Development
    He has played an important role in the Southwest Florida community both as chairman of Bonita Bay Group and through his many civic efforts He was a founding member of the FGCU Board of Trustees serving eight years before reaching his term limit Today he continues to serve the university as a member of the FGCU Foundation Board He and his wife Linda recently gave FGCU a 2 million gift to establish The Lucas Center for Faculty Development The entire community has also benefited from his work at the Southwest Florida Community Foundation where he served on the board and through United Way of Lee Hendry and Glades where he is a board and executive committee member More than two decades ago the Lucases helped found the Alexis de Toqueville Society composed of donors who give at least 10 000 annually This year the cumulative donations of the de Tocqueville Society will exceed 25 000 000 Mr Lucas has served as the chair since its inception He has served on the board at Canterbury School for over 20 years and was the President of the Board for ten years He is also on the executive committee and the board of Reformed Theological Seminary one of the country s largest Protestant seminaries Mr Lucas also is on the Board of Trustees at Covenant College and also serves on their foundation Board Junior Achievement named him a laureate of the Lee County Business Hall of Fame the Boy Scouts honored him as Distinguished Citizen he is a Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year and he has been honored by American Red Cross and YMCA of Collier County He earned his bachelor s degree in industrial management from Purdue University and an MBA from Harvard University Mr Lucas lives

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/LucasCenter/about.html (2016-02-07)
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  • Lucas Center for Faculty Development
    Lucas Center for Faculty Development The Lucas Center supports activities that help you grow as a teacher which supports the FGCU s primary mission of teaching and mentoring students Most of our topics and programs are the result of feedback from the FGCU faculty community perception of needs Our center offers creative learning experiences focused in the areas of teaching learning assessment and scholarship Watch for e mails announcing activities that may interest you I believe you will find the activities to be relevant renewing and synergizing Come join in the sharing of effective ideas that your colleagues are implementing and add to the conversation Stop by to say hello and see our wonderful space in LIB 212 affectionately known as The Living Room I think a lot about teaching and learning and how they focus my work in higher education Students need both joy and rigor in the classroom Students are motivated to learn when the tasks are appropriate engaging and just beyond their zone of proximal development so that they feel a sense of accomplishment when the light bulb of understanding shines Teachers need to teach not just tell Teachers should model think aloud and make visible the

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/LucasCenter/welcome-director.html (2016-02-07)
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  • Lucas Center for Faculty Development
    supports the reflection on teaching and cultivates the exploration of the science of learning to ensure accomplished teaching learning and assessment across the institution The activities supported by the Center facilitate promote and advance best practices within our learner centered campus community Vision Statement The Lucas Center for Faculty Development will foster an innovative and collaborative culture inspiring faculty to transform university teaching and enhance student learning outcomes Initiative Goals

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/LucasCenter/mission-and-vision.html (2016-02-07)
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  • Lucas Center for Faculty Development
    Links Leadership Team Linda Serro Lucas Center Director On going Anne Miller CHPSW 2013 2016 Win Everham CAS 2013 2016 Laura Frost Whitaker Center Director On going Jackie Greene COE 2012 2015 Darlene Andert LCOB 2013 2016 Dave Jaeger Web E Learning Publications Director On going Tanya Kunberger WCE 2012 2015 Jessica Rhea Service Learning Director On going Barbara Stites Associate Director Library Services 2012 2015 Leadership Team Meeting Minutes

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/LucasCenter/leadershipteam.html (2016-02-07)
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  • Lucas Center for Faculty Development
    Learning Communities New Faculty Academy Mentor Coach Program Teaching Assistance Consultation Workshops Early Mid Career Academy Established Career Academy SPoI Rationale Student Learning Focus Implementation Training Calendar of Events Resources FGCU Links Contact Us Florida Gulf Coast University Lucas Center for Faculty Development 10501 FGCU Blvd South Library 212 Ft Myers FL 33965 lucascenter fgcu edu Center Staff Linda Serro Director 239 590 7783 lserro fgcu edu Jackie Greene Assistant

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/LucasCenter/contactus.asp (2016-02-07)
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  • Lucas Center for Faculty Development
    Mentor Coach Program Teaching Assistance Consultation Workshops Early Mid Career Academy Established Career Academy SPoI Rationale Student Learning Focus Implementation Training Calendar of Events Resources FGCU Links Programs Established in July 2014 with a generous gift from the Lucas family the Lucas Center expands the work of the Teaching Learning and Assessment Initiative established by Provost Toll in 2010 The Lucas Center foster an innovative and collaborative culture inspiring faculty

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/LucasCenter/programs.html (2016-02-07)
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  • Lucas Center for Faculty Development
    Design Academy Faculty Learning Communities New Faculty Academy Mentor Coach Program Teaching Assistance Consultation Workshops Early Mid Career Academy Established Career Academy SPoI Rationale Student Learning Focus Implementation Training Calendar of Events Resources FGCU Links Book Clubs Clubs are scheduled for fall and spring terms beginning in September Faculty and staff members can sign up for one club and must commit to reading assigned pages and participating in weekly discussions over a 4 6 week period The Lucas Center provides a copy of the book for participants to keep Spring 2016 Learner Centered Teaching Five Key Changes to Practice 2nd ed by Maryellen Weimer In this new edition one of the nation s most highly regarded authorities on effective college teaching offers a comprehensive introduction to the topic of learner centered teaching in the college and university classroom including the most up to date examples of practice in action from a variety of disciplines an entirely new chapter on the research support for learner centered approaches and a more in depth discussion of how student s developmental issues impact the effectiveness of learner centered teaching Wednesdays from 2 3 PM January 20 27 February 3 10 Previous Book Clubs Fall

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/LucasCenter/book-clubs.html (2016-02-07)
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  • Lucas Center for Faculty Development
    way through a process focusing on the question What do you want your students to remember 5 years after the course ends We will explore learner centered design principles discuss ideas in small learning teams and apply principles concepts to courses The Academy is not a series of presentations but a collegial reflective research supported experiences based upon Fink s book and backward design principles You will exit with a new and improved fall course and tools to implement strategies and activities Participants will receive a copy of Creating Significant Learning Experiences new edition by L Dee Fink certificate of participation and a celebration will be held on the last day to complete the multi day seminar In addition all participants will receive an Academy polo shirt at the celebration 2015 Schedule Participants receive texts handouts resources and at completion are named Faculty Fellows of the Academy Faculty Fellows are invited to participate in planning sessions mentoring and on going connections to the Fellows group Registration is required with a commitment to attend all sessions Course Design Academy II Course Design Academy II was introduced in the summer of 2014 for Faculty Fellows who had previously attended Course Design Academy

    Original URL path: http://www.fgcu.edu/LucasCenter/course-design-academy.html (2016-02-07)
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