Workshops & Events

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Friday
August 14, 2020
Even when teaching in synchronous settings, "reading the room" and engaging students looks a little different online. This session will explore strategies for engaging students with you and with each...
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Online
Thursday
August 20, 2020
This session brings participants together in a discussion about centering access and inclusion as we prepare to teach during the pandemic.
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Online
Friday
August 21, 2020
Even when teaching in synchronous settings, "reading the room" and engaging students looks a little different online. This session will explore strategies for engaging students with you and with each...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Friday
August 21, 2020
Session Description: Participants will be introduced to a basic framework for conceiving course design, student learning outcomes, and learning activities. This session will focus on 1) class climate...
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Online
Tuesday
August 25, 2020
A key element of student success in online courses is communication - between students and teachers, and among students as peers. During this webinar, we’ll share an overall planning approach and...
10:00am to 11:00am
Online
Tuesday
August 25, 2020
TAs in this session will learn practices for efficiently grading and providing feedback using Canvas tools. Facilitators: Kris Gorman from the Center for Educational Innovation and Annette McNamara...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Tuesday
August 25, 2020
TAs will learn strategies for communicating with students and hosting virtual office hours. Topics include using Zoom for office hours, effective use of Canvas announcements and other ways to clearly...
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Online
Wednesday
August 26, 2020
TAs will learn strategies for facilitating small groups in online problem solving or lab settings. Topics will include Zoom breakout rooms, monitoring student progress during group work and...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Wednesday
August 26, 2020
For learners and teachers alike, the move to remote and online teaching requires developing new teaching and learning strategies. By focusing on building community and maintaining motivation, this...
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Online
Thursday
August 27, 2020
TAs will explore strategies for facilitating engaging student discussions in synchronous Zoom settings. Topics include how to ask engaging questions and encourage student engagement. Facilitators:...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Thursday
August 27, 2020
TAs will explore asynchronous approaches to online instruction through Canvas threaded discussions. Topics include moderating strategies and providing targeted feedback to students. Facilitators:...
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Online
Thursday
August 27, 2020
Even when teaching in synchronous settings, "reading the room" and engaging students looks a little different online. This session will explore strategies for engaging students with you and with each...
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Online
Friday
August 28, 2020
Session Description: Participants will explore using case studies to promote student learning for diversity, equity, and inclusion. This session will introduce the importance of creating a shared...
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Online
Monday
August 31, 2020
In this interactive session, new teaching assistants will be introduced to university resources for teaching, and will reflect on and discuss teaching strategies, roles, and responsibilities...
10:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Tuesday
September 1, 2020
TAs in this session will learn practices for efficiently grading and providing feedback using Canvas tools. Facilitators: Kris Gorman from the Center for Educational Innovation and Annette McNamara...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Tuesday
September 1, 2020
TAs will learn strategies for communicating with students and hosting virtual office hours. Topics include using Zoom for office hours, effective use of Canvas announcements and other ways to clearly...
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Online
Tuesday
September 1, 2020
Explore asynchronous approaches to online instruction through Canvas threaded discussions. Topics include moderating strategies and providing targeted feedback to students. Facilitators: Paul Baepler...
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Online
Tuesday
September 1, 2020
In this interactive session, new teaching assistants will be introduced to university resources for teaching, and will reflect on and discuss teaching strategies, roles, and responsibilities...
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Online
Wednesday
September 2, 2020
TAs will learn strategies for facilitating small groups in online problem solving or lab settings. Topics will include Zoom breakout rooms, monitoring student progress during group work and...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Wednesday
September 2, 2020
In this session, we'll examine the role of feedback (both giving it to students as well as receiving it from them) and its connection to student motivation. Facilitators: Christina Petersen and David...
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Online
Thursday
September 3, 2020
Thinking about including a team project or assignment in your online course but aren't sure how to do it? In this session, we'll discuss strategies for successful online team activities and...
10:00am to 11:00am
Online
Thursday
September 3, 2020
TAs will explore strategies for facilitating engaging student discussions in synchronous Zoom settings. Topics include how to ask engaging questions and encourage student engagement. Facilitators:...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Thursday
September 3, 2020
TAs will explore asynchronous approaches to online instruction through Canvas threaded discussions. Topics include moderating strategies and providing targeted feedback to students. Facilitators:...
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Online
Thursday
September 17, 2020
This session brings participants together to discuss approaches to supporting students with disabilities, chronic illnesses, and other related impacts and barriers to learning.
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Online
Wednesday
September 23, 2020
We will discuss the article What can we learn from award-winning online faculty?
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Thursday
October 15, 2020
In this session, we will come together to discuss what it looks like to consider mental health in the classroom and what role educators play in supporting students.
1:00pm to 3:35pm
Online