Rachel Seman-Varner

Horticulture

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ

Workshop Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Conference Presentations (2)

Civic Agriculture and Food Systems: A systems approach in content and practice part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
The Civic Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) minor at Virginia Tech uses a systems approach to teach undergraduate students about sustainable agriculture and food systems. The CAFS minor is unique in that it ...

Interdisciplinary coteaching as a model for faculty development part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
Modern post-secondary faculty are increasingly challenged to implement student-centered pedagogy in their classrooms. The lack of training to do this is a considerable hurdle that must be addressed. We implemented ...

Other Contribution (1)

Developing Systems Thinking part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Mini Workshops:Systems Thinking
Many of the challenges we now face require complex solutions that cross disciplinary boundaries and take into account multiple perspectives. How do we as educators prepare students to think in this way? ...

Communities

Member of the National Association of Geoscience Teachers
Eastern Section

Workshop Participant