Workshops & Events: University Teaching and Learning Commons

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Other events and training opportunities

START DATE & TIME END DATE & TIME TITLE SIGN UP SEATS AVAILABLE LOCATION CONTACT
Wednesday
Jan/17/2018
10:00 AM
Wednesday
Jan/17/2018
11:00 AM
Getting Started with Online Learning
An hour-long session aimed at the basics of online learning. Perfect for both those considering teaching online for the first time and those who want to get more out of the online teaching experience.
20 seats Faculty Center Amy Brown
Tuesday
Jan/23/2018
09:00 AM
Tuesday
Jan/23/2018
10:00 AM
Your Research & Your Classroom
An hour-long session on strategies for bringing your research into the classroom to support and enhance your learning outcomes. Perfect for those exploring the idea of how to integrate these two parts of their academic lives.
20 seats Faculty Center Laura Pipe
Friday
Feb/02/2018
11:00 AM
Friday
Feb/02/2018
12:00 PM
The Learner-Centered Classroom
An hour-long session on designing and implementing learner-centered strategies in the classroom by borrowing ideas from educational technology, such as adaptive learning. Perfect for those who are exploring ways to improve learning outcomes through active learning.
19 seats Faculty Center Benjamin Peterson
Monday
Feb/12/2018
10:00 AM
Monday
Feb/12/2018
11:00 AM
Falling in Love with VR
An hour-long session on how to use virtual reality technology (realistically) to improve learning in the classroom. Perfect for those looking for concrete ideas for implementing exciting new technology in their courses.
19 seats Faculty Center Amy Brown
Friday
Feb/23/2018
11:00 AM
Friday
Feb/23/2018
12:00 AM
Games and Student Motivation
An hour-long session on what games can tell us about student motivation, and how we can leverage the best parts of games to improve engagement in the classroom. Perfect for those who are interested in making meaningful changes to existing course design in order to improve engagement.
20 seats Faculty Center Benjamin Peterson
Tuesday
Feb/27/2018
09:00 AM
Tuesday
Feb/27/2018
10:00 AM
Active Learning Workshop
An hour-long session on how to get the most out of active learning in your classroom, whether you are stuck in an inflexible lecture hall or a flexible active learning space. Perfect for those looking for concrete strategies to improve active learning in the classroom.
20 seats Faculty Center Laura Pipe
Friday
Mar/16/2018
10:00 AM
Friday
Mar/16/2018
11:00 AM
Developing Team-Based Learning Courses
An hour-long session on developing the necessary materials for a successful team-based learning course. Since these courses require significant up-front preparation for instructors to lead them for the first time, this session is perfect for those looking for best practices and specific help for applying principles of team-based learning.
20 seats Faculty Center Benjamin Peterson