Events Archive

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Format: 2018-10-18
Format: 2018-10-18
Event Dates Short Description
Leading Discussions in the Social Sciences and Humanities
Wed, 10/17/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
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...

Facilitating Discussions of Research Literature in STEM Courses *SESSION IS FULL*
Thu, 10/11/2018 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

There will be an identical session offered on 10/19 from 9:30am-11:30am. 

Facilitating Discussion of Research Literature in STEM Courses...

Inclusive Teaching with Writing
Fri, 10/05/2018 - 9:30am - 11:30am
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching CRLT Seminar Series

How can you use writing as a tool for inclusive learning, no matter your discipline and the size of your courses? How can you fairly and effectively provide feedback to writers who speak a variety of American dialects and World Englishes? And how...

It’s Time for Action: Generating an Active Learning Plan
Fri, 09/28/2018 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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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Developing Your Teaching Philosophy [Location: Michigan League Henderson]
Wed, 09/26/2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
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...
Writing a Diversity Statement
Fri, 09/21/2018 - 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 organizational...

Making Teamwork Work
Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

Effective use of groups in the classroom can increase student learning and enhance students' problem solving abilities, if instructors ensure that all students are engaged and included. In this session, participants will explore research-...

FCI Seminar Series - Student Commitment to STEM Evidence-based Teaching Practices: Results from Evaluation of the Summer Institutes on Scientific Teaching
Mon, 09/17/2018 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate Foundational Course Initiative

In this session, Mark Graham, a research scientist at Yale University’s Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and director of the STEM Program Evaluation and Research Laboratory (STEM-PERL), will present results from the NSF-...

Consulting with GSIs
Thu, 09/13/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This session does NOT count for GSIs looking to make up missed orientation training.

This workshop is intended for GSMs, Faculty GSI Coordinators, or Teaching Consultants. In this interactive workshop,...

Observing Classes and Conducting Midterm Student Feedbacks (MSFs)
Wed, 09/12/2018 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This session does NOT count for GSIs looking to make up missed orientation training.

This workshop is designed to give GSMs, GSI Coordinators, and new GSICs a framework for observing their GSIs' classes and...

Developing Your Teaching Philosophy (An Online Workshop)
Mon, 09/10/2018 - 12:01am - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 11:59pm
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 online workshop, you will learn about research on hiring committees’ use of teaching philosophy ...

GSI Teaching Orientation
Mon, 08/27/2018 - 11:00am - 4:00pm
Tue, 08/28/2018 - 9:00am - 4:15pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement A Orientation (NFO/GSITO/EGSITO/EIATO)

Please note that online registration is now closed. If you missed the deadline, YOU CAN STILL ATTEND by registering at the Power Center on Monday, August 27th starting at 10:00am.

CRLT’s GSI...

Running Practice Teaching Sessions
Mon, 08/20/2018 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This session does NOT count for GSIs looking to make up missed orienation training. This session is intended for individuals who will be facilitating practice teaching sessions at a CRLT or department teaching orientation, as...

Strategies for Training New GSIs
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This session does NOT count for GSIs looking to make up missed orienation training.

This workshop is an introduction to the various strategies that GSMs and GSI Coordinators can use during the training and development...

Running Practice Teaching Sessions
Tue, 08/14/2018 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This session does NOT count for GSIs looking to make up missed orienation training. This session is intended for individuals who will be facilitating practice teaching sessions at a CRLT or department teaching orientation, as...

Engaging Students with Active Learning: An Online Workshop
Mon, 07/09/2018 - 12:01am - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 11:59pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

In this online workshop, you will see examples of active learning at U-M, reflect on how these techniques could be applied in your own classroom, and engage with fellow graduate students to address any obstacles to implementing the techniques....

SPH Focus Group - Students
Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Not eligible for Certificate Focus Group

This focus group is for B.A. and B.S. students.

This focus group is designed to elicit your feedback on your classroom experiences in the School of Public Health undergraduate program. The key purpose of this focus group...

Research-Based Practices for College Teaching: An Online Workshop
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 12:01am - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:59pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

In this online workshop, you will learn about research-based practices that can be used to promote student success. We will also explore the evidence behind those practices. Specifically, you will:

  1. Begin with the introduction to the...
SPH Focus Group - Students
Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:00am - 10:30am
Not eligible for Certificate Focus Group

This focus group is for B.S. students.

This focus group is designed to elicit your feedback on your classroom experiences in the School of Public Health undergraduate program. The key purpose of this focus group is to...

SPH Focus Group - Students
Wed, 05/23/2018 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Not eligible for Certificate Focus Group

This focus group is for B.A. students.

This focus group is designed to elicit your feedback on your classroom experiences in the School of Public Health undergraduate program. The key purpose of this focus group is to...