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CAS on Teaching

A teaching-focused series offered by faculty from the College of Arts & Sciences who will share their expertise and lead a lively, relevant, and applicable discussion about teaching. All faculty and staff are invited to attend. Please RSVP to Andrea Egger for location. Spring 2020 sessions include:

Thursday, January 30, 12:00-1:00 pm: "Formative Assessment: Making Use of Student Thinking or Got Questions? You'll have more after this session" - Carolyn James and Stephanie Salomone. Be ready for a metacognitive experience focused on student questions and formative assessment. This talk is open to anyone and is not specifically math-focused. Lunch will be served. RSVP to Andrea Egger by January 22.

Monday, February 24, 12:00-1:00 pm: "Skills to Tune your Inclusive Interpersonal Practice in Class" - Jeff Kerssen-Griep and Natalie Nelson-Marsh

Date TBD: "Creating Writing Assignments That Help Students Succeed" - Jeffrey White and Molly Hiro

TLC Brown Bag Sessions

The Teaching and Learning Collaborative hosts two brown bag workshops each semester. The topics planned for Spring 2020 are best practices for course design and tips for faculty self-care and wellness. Check back on this site and watch for announcements in UPBeat for dates and further details. All faculty and staff are invited to attend.

Wednesday, February 12, 11:30-12:15 pm, Murphy Room: "Ten Suggestions: Best Practices for Course Design" - Jeffrey White and Lars Larson

Wednesday, April 15, 11:30-12:15 pm, Franz 120: "Triggers and Strategies for Managing Faculty Stress" - Amber Vermeesch

Teaching with Technology Workshop Series

Teaching with Technology is an ongoing series of workshops presented by Academic Technology Services that focuses on providing professional development for UP faculty in digital skills and pedagogy.

Digital Lab Workshops

The Clark Library Digital Lab offers free, one-hour workshops to current students, faculty, staff and alumni (space permitting).

UP Crossroads

UP Crossroads is an engaging roundtable conversation series that tackles topics at the intersection of teaching and technology.

Resources from Past Workshops