Take advantage of additional programs to enrich teaching and learning. Contact us by telephone, email, or drop in to the Center for more information.
Inclusive Teaching Institute for Graduate Students & Postdocs
The Inclusive Teaching Institute for Graduate Students & Postdocs is a two-day retreat for graduate students and postdoctoral scholars to explore diversity and inclusion in teaching and learning. As a participant, you will identify strategies to increase inclusion and accessibility, boost student engagement, foster belongingness, and design an action plan for future teaching. (Co-sponsored by the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning).
Teaching Portfolio Institute
How do you document and showcase your teaching and professional experiences? This one-day institute will guide you through the process of developing components of an electronic teaching portfolio. We encourage all graduate students and postdocs at any stage to attend.
Active Learning Institute
How might you engage students and encourage them to participate in their own learning more directly? How does active learning help people learn? What strategies, from the simple to the complex, would you implement in your classes? In this one-day institute, you will explore active learning strategies and examine how they help students learn more effectively based on current educational and cognitive research.
Course Design Institute
This one-day institute guides you through the basic elements of course design, and strategies to promote student engagement, evaluate student learning, and create a student-centered syllabus.