Events Archive

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Format: 2019-02-21
Format: 2019-02-21
Event Dates Short Description
Introduction to Engaged Design: Developing Community-Based Learning Courses
Thu, 02/21/2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

Have you been thinking about developing a new course that integrates community engagement? Would you like to learn how to best transform an existing course into a community-based learning course? In this session, co-led by staff from LSA’s...

Faculty Panel: Instructional Technology in the Engineering Classroom
Tue, 02/12/2019 - 10:30am - 12:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

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College of Engineering faculty present their experiences...

CRLT Players Present Cuts: Responding to Student Climate Concerns
Mon, 02/11/2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching Other

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Cuts: Responding to Student Climate Concerns...

Assessing Student Participation: What, How, and Why? [RESCHEDULED SESSION]
Thu, 02/07/2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

Student participation factors into many instructional approaches, whether through discussion, presentations, in- and out-of-class assignments, or group work. Yet it can be challenging to identify transparent and fair methods for grading student...

Active Learning Practice
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Tue, 02/05/2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Tue, 02/05/2019 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Wed, 02/06/2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wed, 02/06/2019 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Wed, 02/06/2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Thu, 02/07/2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thu, 02/07/2019 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Thu, 02/07/2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Fri, 02/08/2019 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Fri, 02/08/2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

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This session offers an opportunity to practice active...

Implementing Inclusive Teaching Principles [SESSION HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED]
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching CRLT Seminar Series

This session is has been rescheduled due to the Palmer Commons building closure. The new session will be offered on Monday, March 4 from 10am-12pm....

Assessing Student Participation: What, How, and Why? [THIS SESSION HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER]
Wed, 01/30/2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

This session has been POSTPONED due to inclement weather. The rescheduled session will be held on Thursday, February 7 from 1pm-3pm. 

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Five-part Diversity and Inclusive Teaching Seminar
Tue, 01/29/2019 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tue, 02/05/2019 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tue, 02/12/2019 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tue, 02/19/2019 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Tue, 02/26/2019 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B3 CRLT Seminar Series

The Diversity and Inclusive Teaching (DIT) Seminar is co-developed by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching (CRLT) and The Program on Intergroup Relations (IGR), with support from Rackham Graduate School and IGR. In this five...

The Science of Learning (POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER)
Mon, 01/28/2019 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT in Engineering Seminar Series

We have postponed this seminar due to inclement weather. The rescheduled session will be held on Monday, March 11 from 3pm-4:30pm.

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Facilitating Classroom Discussions in the Social Sciences and Humanities
Mon, 01/28/2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

This introductory workshop is geared toward first-time instructors in the Social Sciences and Humanities and will focus on strategies for enhancing the quality of classroom discussions. During the session, participants will consider how...

Assessing Student Participation: What, How, and Why? [SESSION IS FULL]
Fri, 01/25/2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

Student participation factors into many instructional approaches, whether through discussion, presentations, in- and out-of-class assignments, or group work. Yet it can be challenging to identify transparent and fair methods for grading student...

Evaluating Student Writing
Tue, 01/22/2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

Evaluating student writing is one of the most subjective and elusive tasks that we as instructors undertake each semester. In this workshop, we will work to alleviate some of the anxiety surrounding the evaluation process by discussing the use of...

Developing Your Teaching Philosophy
Fri, 01/18/2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

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

Many academic employers require a teaching philosophy statement as part of the application process. In this...
Observing Classes and Conducting Midterm Student Feedbacks (MSFs)
Fri, 01/18/2019 - 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, GSICs, ETCs and GSI Coordinators a framework for observing their GSIs' classes and...

Writing a Diversity Statement
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
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...

Consulting with GSIs
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 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,...

Facilitating Discussions of Research Literature in STEM Courses
Tue, 01/15/2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

This workshop provides an opportunity for instructors in STEM courses to discuss evidence-based practices that can promote more effective discussions of research literature. Through a series of group-based activities, instructors will consider...

Mentoring Undergraduate and Graduate Student Research: An Online Workshop
Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:01am - Sun, 01/27/2019 - 11:59pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

Mentoring plays an important role in acculturating students to a discipline. Furthermore, research has shown that women, first-generation college students, and those from historically underrepresented groups derive particularly benefit from...

GSI Teaching Orientation
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 8:00am - 5:45pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement A Orientation (NFO/GSITO/EGSITO/EIATO)

CRLT’s GSI Teaching Orientation is designed to help new GSIs prepare for their initial teaching experiences. It also has proven to be a valuable event for experienced GSIs and for graduate students who anticipate teaching in the future....

Running Practice Teaching Sessions
Fri, 01/04/2019 - 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...