GET SET Workshop Schedule

The Center for Teaching Innovation’s GET SET Workshop series offers graduate students, teaching assistants, postdoctoral fellows, and the Future Faculty and Academic Careers community an opportunity to participate in weekly workshops on teaching and learning in higher education. Registration links can be found below the description of each workshop.

Fall 2020 Workshop Schedule

Using Canvas to Prepare Students for Active Class Engagement

Date: Thursday, September 24

Time: 5:00 - 6:15 pm

Description: Interested in saving time and promoting student learning? This workshop explores how Canvas templates and tools make it easier to organize and grade content, foster student discussion, integrate web-based activities, and prepare students for class.  



The TA Role in Cultivating an Inclusive Classroom

Date: Wednesday, September 30

Time: 12:00 - 1:15 pm

Description: How do you create a learning environment for all students? This workshop introduces ways to encourage open and active dialogue; address culturally and socially sensitive topics; encourage cross-cultural exchanges; and cultivate an appreciation for diversity and difference in the classroom.



Holding Effective Online Office Hours

Date: Monday, October 5

Time: 5:00 - 6:15 pm

Description: What is the purpose of office hours? What is your responsibility as a TA in this role? Participants will learn strategies, including the Socratic method, to address these questions.



How do you Assess Student Learning?

Date: Friday, October 9

Time: 12:00 - 1:15 pm

Description: How do we know what our students are learning? Developing tests, assignments, and projects can be challenging. This workshop guides participants through the process of developing tools to assess student learning.