Teaching Enrichment Series

The Fall 2020 Teaching Enrichment Series (TES) is a selection of webinars focused on getting started teaching online as well as improving the online learning experience. Within the series, there is a track designed specifically for Teaching Assistants including New TA Orientation. Sessions are offered by the Center for Educational Innovation (CEI) and Academic Technology Support Services (ATSS).

Teaching Enrichment Series Webinars

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
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
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
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
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