For Instructors

Connect Your Classroom

IgnitEd now makes it easier than ever before to incorporate curriculum from around the world into your classroom. With just a few clicks you can connect to approximately 200 different globally-located Jesuit universities and institutions with the use of case studies, videos, podcasts and more. IgnitEd is an invaluable resource that can aid you with finding the perfect curricular tools, creating the perfect opportunity for your students to benefit from the centuries of Jesuit experience and tradition. 

“A case study is a tool for experiential learning, which is often more powerful when students are involved and actively contribute to the case discussion.”

 --Josep Franch

Associate Professor in Marketing and Dean at ESADE Business School (Barcelona, CA)

 

 

Current Learning Opportunities for Faculty

The Resilient Educator: Self-Care Practices for Enhanced Teaching and Personal Happiness

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

Teaching is a demanding profession. Now, more than ever, teachers are being asked to prepare their students for higher achievement, while taking on greater workloads with fewer resources. This can take a toll on personal well-being.

This workshop will discuss and provide an opportunity to practice self-care activities that teachers can personally use to enhance resiliency and well-being, for more effectiveness in the classroom and happier personal lives.

The Psychology of Family Finances

Type: Online Class
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 03/18/2019

This course is designed to develop knowledge and skills for financial planners, business professionals, coaches, counselors, and therapists to help give them the knowledge and tools to work effectively with families and couples. This course examines the practical application of financial psychology theory and technique to help improve client financial health.

The Human Capital Management Environment

Type: Online Class
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

This course presents the organizational context of human resource management, and its role in optimizing an organization’s capability to meet its business objectives and achieve its mission. Participants will examine the diverse philosophies and contemporary practices of multiple companies, in a variety of industries, and will gain an understanding of the effectiveness of these differing approaches.

Technology and Communication at Work: Speaking

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

Technology and Communication at Work: Online Messages

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

Companies use many forms of communication to conduct routine business. However, email and digital communication has largely become the primary method of contact. The distinction for organizations in using such technology effectively, is the ability to develop messages with impact, to share messages appropriate to the audience in addition to the occasion, and establish professional excellence. This session will focus on developing quality emails, press releases, proposals, digital cover letters, resumes, and collaborating with colleagues in an online format.

Sustainability and Social Justice Teaching

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

Attendees will learn foundational frameworks of sustainability, including how the concept of sustainability aligns with Social Justice Teaching.

Toolkits, podcasts, worksheets, and other resources for the classroom will be provided.

Survey of Business Intelligence and Analytics

Type: Online Class
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

Business Intelligence (BI) and Data Analytics are at the forefront of modern business management and have become key components in accomplishing strategic and operational goals. This course explores the fundamental sources of BI and surveys the new frontiers of data management and analytics, while introducing techniques and tools used to transform data into actionable information.

Supporting Non-native English Speakers in the Classroom

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

This workshop will help teachers design course materials and teaching strategies that engage non-native English speakers’ prior knowledge in all academic areas.

Emphasis will be placed on practical tools to help maximize learning and increase classroom interaction and academic success.

Strengthening Your Well-being and Resiliency

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

Research shows that people who have high well-being and strong resiliency are often happier and more productive, both at work and at home. This interactive workshop focuses on strategies for improving or maintaining a high-quality level of well-being, as well as developing skills for stronger resiliency. Participants will develop a plan for focusing on their well-being and identify strategies for improving resiliency.

Strategic Planning & Implementation

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

This Creighton Leadership U seminar focuses on how to develop and implement a strategic plan. Participants will gain understanding of strategic fit and how to use communication strategy in developing a plan.

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