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CEMS TEACH offers a number of different resources for educators to enrich their practice and engage with students. 

Preparation for Fall 2020 Instruction

New CEMS Syllabus Template plus example syllabi for CEMS 050, CE 172 and CE 271.

Recommendations shared with faculty on 10 June 2020 including UVM-approved teaching platforms used in CEMS.

Sign-up here for upcoming CEMS trainings on the new classroom technology for fall 2020!

UVM Center for Teaching and Learning upcoming workshops and resources for fall 2020 teaching.

Teaching and Learning Platforms

Faculty are encouraged to use only UVM-approved technologies, particularly for teaching, research, and any instance in which student work or data may be transmitted (See p. 3 of Recommendations).  

Addition information on UVM-approved technologies can be found on the Center for Teaching and Learning website and the ETS Knowledgebase.

CEMS PODS - Remote Teaching Stations

CEMS Teaching Pod locations: Votey 107, Votey 223, Votey 229, Votey 312, Votey 326.

  • Hardware: Logitech Meetup (Instructor camera/microphone), Wacom One (for hand-writing notes in both OneNote and MS Whiteboard), Document Camera (for hand-writing notes on paper and projecting/sharing in MS Teams meeting), docking station for instructor laptop.
  • Compatible devices: Instructor laptop. iPads and some tablets will not dock. 
  • Recommended Software: MS Teams, MS Whiteboard App, OneNote, Screencast-o-matic
  • Please clean/sanitize the stations thoroughly before and after each use with provided cleaning supplies.

To schedule a CEMS Teaching Pod, please contact your department administrator with the following information: Course CRN, Course number, Class meeting pattern

(Last Update: 8/17/20)

CEMS Classrooms (Non-GP)

CEMS Classrooms and Labs

  • Innovation E204, Innovation E210, Votey 101, Votey 127, Votey 120, Votey 114, Votey 225, Votey 242, Votey 246, Votey 330, Votey 332, Votey 334

Remote Teaching Stations

  • Hardware: Logitech Meetup (Instructor camera/microphone), Wacom One (for hand-writing notes in both OneNote and MS Whiteboard), Document Camera (for hand-writing notes on paper and projecting/sharing in MS Teams meeting), docking station for instructor laptop.
  • Compatible devices: Instructor laptop is recommended. iPads and some tablets will not dock. 
  • Recommended Software: MS Teams, MS Whiteboard App, OneNote, Screencast-o-matic 
  • Please clean/sanitize the stations thoroughly before and after each use with provided cleaning supplies.

To Schedule a CEMS Classroom: Forward requests to Courtney Giles (cdgiles@uvm.edu).

(Last Update: 8/17/20)

Upcoming Conferences and External Workshops

American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference June 21-24, 2020 (Montreal QC)

Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC 20) September 29-October 2, 2020 (Orlando FL)

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference October 26-29, 2020 (Boston MA)

National Effective Teaching Institutes (NETI) Courses and Workshops