Events Archive

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Format: 2018-01-23
Format: 2018-01-23
Event Dates Short Description
Implementing Inclusive Teaching Principles in Your Courses
Tue, 01/23/2018 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching CRLT Seminar Series

This session will also be offered on 2/15 from 10am-12pm. Please note that these sessions are identical.
Click here to register for the 2/15 session.

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Observing Classes and Conducting Midterm Student Feedbacks (MSFs)
Fri, 01/19/2018 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This workshop is designed to give GSMs and GSI Coordinators a framework for observing their GSIs' classes and collecting student feedback. Using role plays and interactive activities, participants will learn how to set up classroom visits,...

Gameful Learning Community of Practice (session 1)
Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

Gameful learning is a pedagogical approach that takes inspiration from how good games function and applies that to the design of learning environments. Gameful is grounded in  self-determination theory to build student autonomy,...

Consulting with GSIs
Fri, 01/12/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This workshop is intended for GSMs, Faculty GSI Coordinators, or Teaching Consultants. In this interactive workshop, participants will learn and practice techniques for consulting with GSIs on their teaching, including interpreting and...

Writing a Diversity Statement
Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

Click here to register for this event.

Increasingly, employers are interested in how prospective employees will contribute to organizational goals...

Teaching a Great Lab Class
Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:00am - 11:30am
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

Maintaining a well-organized laboratory or computer section both saves an instructor's time and helps students learn. Presenters at this workshop will share strategies they wished they had known prior to teaching and will focus on ways to...

GSI Teaching Orientation
Tue, 01/02/2018 - 8:30am - 5:30pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement A Orientation (NFO/GSITO/EGSITO/EIATO)

The online, pre-registration for the GSI Teaching Orientation is now closed. However, YOU CAN STILL ATTEND. Walk-in registration opens on January 2 at 8:30 a.m. at the Mendelssohn Theatre (located at the Michigan League,...

Blended Course Design: A Faculty Learning Community (Session 4) *CANCELED
Mon, 12/11/2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.

If you’ve ever wished for more classroom time to support student learning or looked for ways to support the learning needs of a diverse student population, consider bringing blended...

Gameful Learning Community of Practice (Session 4)
Wed, 12/06/2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

Gameful learning is a pedagogical approach that takes inspiration from how good games function and applies that to the design of learning environments. Gameful is grounded in  self-determination theory to build student autonomy,...

Running Practice Teaching Sessions
Mon, 12/04/2017 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

In a practice teaching session, instructors deliver informal lessons of five to twenty minutes to their peers. Participating instructors then offer each other feedback on their teaching while simultaneously reflecting on their own teaching....

Writing and Grading Exams: An Online Workshop
Mon, 11/20/2017 - 12:01am - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 11:59pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

Workshop goals
In this online workshop, you will learn about evidence-based practices for designing effective tests and exams. Specifically, you will:

  • reflect upon the goals of exams in relation to other...
Sharing Our Work: Insights from Faculty Communities for Inclusive Teaching (strolling lunch & poster session)
Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

Learn about the wide range of projects sponsored by the Faculty Communities for Inclusive Teaching (FCIT) initiative during the 2016-17 academic year. Featured projects, from seven U-M schools and colleges, include a series of workshops and...

The Unwritten Rules of College: Creating Transparent Assignments that Increase Students’ Success in Foundational Courses
Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate Foundational Course Initiative

Transparent teaching/learning practices make learning processes explicit while offering opportunities to foster students' metacognition, confidence, and their sense of belonging in college. A 2016 Association of American Colleges &...

Gameful Learning Community of Practice (Session 3)
Wed, 11/15/2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

Gameful learning is a pedagogical approach that takes inspiration from how good games function and applies that to the design of learning environments. Gameful is grounded in  self-determination theory to build student autonomy,...

Understanding How Stereotype Threat and Growth Mindset Affect Student Learning *New Session
Fri, 11/10/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching CRLT Seminar Series

Research shows that when students worry about fulfilling a negative stereotype related to certain social identities, it can hurt their learning (a phenomenon known as stereotype threat). Research also shows that an instructor’s beliefs...

Campus Climate in Your Classroom: Responding to Student Microaggressions *New Session
Wed, 11/08/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

This session focuses on ways faculty and GSIs, through their classroom teaching, can contribute to a welcoming campus climate for a diverse range of students at U-M. Specifically, participants will develop their skills for preventing, identifying...

Digital Pedagogies Lightning Talks and Workshop
Mon, 11/06/2017 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 Other

Have you been thinking about integrating digital technologies, social media, and/or other kinds of pedagogical initiatives using digital platforms into a new or existing...

Blended Course Design: A Faculty Learning Community (Session 3)
Mon, 11/06/2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

If you’ve ever wished for more classroom time to support student learning or looked for ways to support the learning needs of a diverse student population, consider bringing blended learning to your classroom. Blended classrooms integrate...

Motivating Engineering Students: Strategies to Increase Engagement
Mon, 11/06/2017 - 10:00am - 11:30am
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

Are your students off-task, apathetic, or absent? Do you want to stimulate their intellectual curiosity? In this interactive workshop, you will identify specific teaching strategies to better engage and motivate your students.

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Understanding How Stereotype Threat and Growth Mindset Affect Student Learning *Session Full
Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching CRLT Seminar Series

This session is full. There will be an identical session held on Friday, November 10th. If you are interested in this event please see Understanding How Stereotype Threat and Growth...