Design Thinking in Teaching


Event Date & Time

  • January 10, 2017
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

How do we design a successful lesson? In this workshop, we will discuss common challenges in lesson planning and develop a toolkit of best practices and strategies to generate meaningful learning experiences for learners. By the end of this workshop, you will be able to: 1. Identify common practices in lesson design and assess pitfalls (more…)

Learning About Learning Analytics: A Focus on Examples


Event Date & Time

  • January 26, 2017
    9:30 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Learning analytics, as defined by the Society for Learning Analytics research (SoLAR, https://solaresearch.org/), refers to “the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of data about learners and their contexts, for purposes of understanding and optimizing learning and the environments in which it occurs.” Developments in education and learning technologies in recent decades mean that universities are now awash (more…)

Developing Your Skills as a Peer Reviewer of Teaching: Introductory Workshop


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2017
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

The formative peer review of teaching is a process designed to provide feedback to instructors about their teaching.  It is an opportunity for all involved to engage in collegial conversations about teaching and student learning. Please join us for this experiential  workshop suitable for reviewers and reviewees in the peer review of teaching.  The peer review (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – January 29, February 4, 5 2017


Event Date & Time

  • January 29, 2017 - February 5, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday November 21st at 9am PST and closes on Friday November 25th at 4:30pm. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – January 15, 21, 22 2016


Event Date & Time

  • January 15, 2017 - January 22, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday November 7th 2016 at 9am PST and closes on Friday November 11th at 4:30pm PST. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of (more…)