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Liking Emails

So, you have probably had times when you wanted to acknowledge you received an email message, but you did not really have anything to say in reply. You reply “Thank you.” The other user has to spend time reading another email. Rarely they might even reply “You’re welcome.” You have to read another email. Who […]

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Someone Added Me to a Group. Now What?

Groups allow semi-exclusive communication using Outlook’s messaging. Some users may only use the groups feature for that. Others might use more of the potential of groups. If they do, how do you easily find the documents and notes other users share? From the desktop client it is pretty straightforward. Click on the group name and […]

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CTEI Book Groups Forming

The CTEI is forming book discussion groups for the winter. All teachers are welcome and we will schedule readings so as many people as possible can attend. Books are available to borrow, but Full Time teachers are encouraged to purchase any books and seek reimbursement through the Professional Improvement Fund. Express an interest below! Teaching […]

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CTEI Calendar Migration

The CTEI calendar has moved to Office 365 along with the College’s email. To view the calendar you can accept the invitation that Jeff Morford sent on December 18. If you missed that invitation or deleted that invitation simply send an email to Jeff Morford or Pamela Stewart and we will give you access to the calendar. […]

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Black Male Retention: Best Practices & Student Success Conference

The students in Henry Ford College’s Black Male and QUEENS Focus Group are organizing an academic conference on the HFC campus on Saturday, April 6. The title is Black Male Retention: Best Practices & Student Success Conference. Dr. Kalvin DaRonne Harvell describes the conference as follows: The purpose of the conference is to initiate a statewide […]

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Student Writing Support

As the semester silently slips into its final weeks, your students may be hard at work on an important final paper or other written project.  Consider reminding them of a valuable, FREE resource that may help them to successfully complete this assignment – The Writing Center, located on the first floor of the Eshelman Library […]

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Faculty Learning Communities

What is a Faculty Learning Community? Over the next month, the CTEI would like to help establish Faculty Learning Communities (FLCs). FLCs are groups of instructors who meet to solve a problem or to improve a particular aspect of their teaching, such as  the flipped classroom, student belonging and engagement, or teaching with technology. How […]