Teaching Enrichment Series

The Teaching Enrichment Series (TES) focuses on practical approaches to teaching and learning that participants can implement in their classes the upcoming semester. The TES brings together the energies, expertise, insights and questions of faculty, instructors, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students.

Wednesday
January 9, 2019
Whether you’re new to student presentations or just looking for tips to improve their quality, this workshop will provide an interactive look at this often used assignment. Presenter: Bill Rozaitis
9:00am to 10:15am
Location TBD
Wednesday
January 9, 2019
In this 3-hour working session we will explore evidence-based effective practices for writing multiple choice exams. We’ll discuss how to write effective questions and how to prepare students for the...
9:00am to 12:00pm
Location TBD
Wednesday
January 9, 2019
Requiring the application knowledge and skills within a "real" context, "authentic" assignments can help students understand why their learning is relevant. This workshop will discuss strategies for...
10:30am to 11:45am
Location TBD
Thursday
January 10, 2019
Most instructors are adept at handling conversations dealing with their content areas. But when conversations become more challenging, particularly around topics some find controversial and even "off...
9:00am to 10:15am
Location TBD
Thursday
January 10, 2019
Many instructors use active learning strategies in their classrooms to enhance student learning or engage students. However, many describe both benefits and challenges when promoting participation...
9:00am to 10:15am
Location TBD
Thursday
January 10, 2019
We'll discuss intersectionality, privilege, effective allyship, and inclusive practices. We'll further discuss how to address folks professionally without using gendered language. One-half the...
10:30am to 11:45am
Location TBD

Fall 2018 Teaching Enrichment Series Resources

Recorded Webinars

Developing Memorable Presentations

Effective Instructional Practices for Student Mental Health

Getting Student Feedback You Can Use

Keeping Student Teams on Track

Writing to Learn: Supporting Critical Learning & Thinking Across the Disciplines

Workshop Handouts


The Teaching Enrichment Series (TES) is sponsored by the Center for Educational Innovation, a division of the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost. We thank our partners who generously share their expertise during the TES.