Events Archive

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Format: 2017-10-24
Format: 2017-10-24
Event Dates Short Description
Teaching the Whole Student: Integrating Heart, Mind, and Spirit in Our Pedagogy
Tue, 10/24/2017 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

A panel of authors from the recently published book, Teaching the Whole Student: Engaged Learning with Heart, Mind, and Spirit (Stylus Press), representing LSA (IGR, MCSP, PiTE, Sociology, Sweetland), SEAS, Social Work (CASC...

Faculty of Color Teaching in the Graduate Seminar
Mon, 10/23/2017 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate Other

This session will explore the challenges and possibilities of teaching graduate seminar courses as faculty of color, particularly for untenured instructors. Participants will have the opportunity to engage with senior faculty who have taught and...

Teaching to Retain Students in Engineering: What Can GSIs Do?
Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

Research suggests that individual instructors play a key role in retaining a diverse engineering student body. In this workshop, you will learn specific classroom strategies and teaching behaviors that improve student success as well as hear...

Implementing Inclusive Teaching Principles in Your Courses *New Session
Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching CRLT Seminar Series

This workshop is full!

Research on teaching and learning highlights the importance of an explicitly inclusive classroom climate for student learning. This includes the value of learning collaboratively with diverse peers...

Perspectives on Teaching: A Faculty Panel
Wed, 10/18/2017 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

Get answers to your questions and discuss a variety of teaching concerns including how to get students actively involved in class, deal with disruptive students, work effectively in instructional teams, and teach effectively in different class...

Managing Academic Identities in Digital Spaces
Mon, 10/16/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Instructional Technology CRLT Seminar Series

This interactive workshop explores strategies to facilitate meaningful academic exchanges with students and colleagues in digital spaces. Through a series of activities, participants will consider issues of privacy, copyright, accessibility...

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

This session is full. There will be annother identical session held on 11/8 from 10am-12pm. If you are interested in attending this event please see Campus Climate in Your Classroom:...

Blended Course Design: A Faculty Learning Community (Session 2)
Mon, 10/09/2017 - 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...

Active Learning Laboratory: Advanced Practice Teaching
Wed, 10/04/2017 - 3:15pm - 5:30pm
Wed, 10/04/2017 - 5:45pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 10/05/2017 - 3:15pm - 5:30pm
Thu, 10/05/2017 - 5:45pm - 8:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT in Engineering

This session offers an opportunity to practice active learning techniques by presenting a lesson to a small peer group. In advance, participants review short online videos about active learning. Then, participants plan and deliver a 10-minute...

Creating Accessible Learning Environments
Wed, 10/04/2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching CRLT Seminar Series

This session is full. There will be annother identical session held on 11/1 from 1pm-3pm. If you are interested in attending this event please see Creating Accessible Learning...

Developing Your Teaching Philosophy
Tue, 10/03/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series
Many academic employers require a teaching philosophy statement as part of the application process. In this interactive session, we will discuss research on hiring committees’ use of teaching philosophy statements, examine sample...
It’s Time for Action: Generating an Active Learning Plan
Thu, 09/28/2017 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

Creating a plan to engage students in active learning can be challenging. In this workshop, you will learn about a variety of active learning techniques then begin to formulate a plan for implementing active learning in your own course.

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Writing a Diversity Statement
Thu, 09/28/2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

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

Gameful Learning Community of Practice (Session 1)
Wed, 09/27/2017 - 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,...

Consulting on Teaching Philosophies
Mon, 09/25/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This workshop is designed to give participants a framework for evaluating and consulting with GSIs on the development of their statement of teaching philosophy. Using examples and the CRLT rubric, participants will have the opportunity to...

Blended Course Design: A Faculty Learning Community (Session 1)
Mon, 09/25/2017 - 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...

Observing Classes and Conducting Midterm Student Feedbacks (MSFs)
Wed, 09/20/2017 - 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,...

Teaching at U-M as an International Lecturer
Tue, 09/19/2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

This workshop is designed for faculty to give international lecturers an introduction to teaching at U-M. Participants will hear from experienced lecturers and learn about a range of pedagogical resources available to...

Facilitating Classroom Discussions in the Social Sciences and Humanities
Mon, 09/18/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

This introductory workshop provides an opportunity for GSIs in the Social Sciences and Humanities to learn about active learning strategies aimed at improving discussions in the classroom. Through a series of group activities, participants will...

Consulting with GSIs
Thu, 09/14/2017 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

In this interactive workshop, participants will learn and practice techniques for consulting with GSIs on their teaching, including interpreting and discussing student ratings. In addition to providing time for practice and reflection,...