Dobbs Foundation Faculty Cohorts

Joint Meeting, August 16, 2009

Agenda (1:00 to 5:00 pm)

1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
· Welcome
· History of the program and orientation
· Get to know you-icebreaker
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Metaphor to describe yourselfa picture as metaphor
· Memorandum of agreement
· Group Norms around group process and behavior
· Logistics
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W9
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Meeting space
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Meeting dates
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PLU and prior approval form

2:45 to 4:00 p.m.
· Process Daniel Pink’s, A Whole New Mind
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Show Daniel Pink video
§ Comments and general reflection about Pink in educational setting
· Group them, 3-4 to a group, and each group will take a chapter (sense). The group will complete the activity, reflect on the chapter, and then present their synthesis of the chapter to the whole group.
o Wrap up-reflection—large group sharing time

4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
o Set up blogs and wikis
o g-mail