Start Date / Time: Nov 16 2018 : 12:00 pm

In the classical studies post-baccalaureate program, Dr. Nishimura-Jensen teaches a wide range of students of different ages and skill-levels. Nevertheless, she strives to create a uniquely cohesive and productive learning environment for each of her students. Join us as she discusses her...

School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Nov 13 2018 : 12:00 pm

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive...

School of Arts and Sciences
Faculty Events
Start Date / Time: Nov 12 2018 : 5:00 pm

What pedagogical work do we want music listening to accomplish in the classroom? This workshop will be open to considerations of how we select listenings for class or for pre-class assignments, and importantly, how we prepare students to engage with audio material. Through this conversation,...

School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Nov 12 2018 : 12:00 pm

The Engineering Faculty Teaching Forum brings together faculty from across SEAS for informal conversations about teaching. Each discussion focuses on a different theme and is moderated by two faculty members. All faculty, from experienced to novice teachers, are invited to participate. To...

School of Engineering
Faculty Events
Start Date / Time: Nov 07 2018 : 12:00 pm

When should you solicit feedback from your students? How should you obtain this feedback, and what do you do when you get it? What does it mean to productively engage with student feedback? How do you incorporate this feedback into your teaching? This workshop will address these questions and...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Nov 06 2018 : 5:00 pm

Research shows that active learning improves student understanding, where even short and occasional interactions can have a meaningful effect. It is possible to incorporate active learning methods on many scales and in many classroom environments. Come and learn some basic techniques you can...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Nov 05 2018 : 1:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Comparative Literature department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.

Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Nov 05 2018 : 12:00 pm

Instructors have used lectures for a variety of different educational purposes since the development of the university. In this workshop we will consider how one gives a lecture that is engaging and informative. How does one start a lecture? How should one organize a lecture? How do we keep...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice Wharton School
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Nov 05 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the English department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.

Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

School of Arts and Sciences Annenberg School for Communication
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Nov 01 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Philosophy department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.

Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Nov 01 2018 : 12:00 pm

Teaching assistantships fill crucial roles in effective instruction both for undergraduate and graduate students and also provide valuable opportunities for TAs to grow as instructors. TA office hours are often important yet challenging aspects of a TA's responsibilities. TAs may have some...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice Wharton School
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 31 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Communication department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.

Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Annenberg School for Communication
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 29 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Education department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.

Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Graduate School of Education
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 26 2018 : 2:00 pm

In sociology, teaching students about the causes and consequences of stratification is one of our most important endeavors. How do we engage students in the study of inequality? In this workshop we will discuss activities that help students learn about and reflect on their understanding of...

School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 25 2018 : 12:00 pm

From design to delivery, how can we make lectures dynamic, engaging, and interactive? In an age of distraction, how can an unforgettable lecture keep students focused and invested in the subject matter? In this workshop, we will discuss tools and strategies for employing the lecture form for...

School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 25 2018 : 12:00 pm

Teaching with Technology discussions bring faculty together to discuss why and how they might use specific technologies in their teaching. Each conversation focuses on a different goal or challenge and on particular technologies faculty use to address those aims. Each session is moderated by...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice Wharton School
Faculty Events
Start Date / Time: Oct 24 2018 : 5:00 pm

How do we provide students feedback in a manner that is both efficient and effective? Feedback should be an essential part of the learning process, not just a final evaluation of students' work. Effective feedback helps students identify what they do not understand, how they pare performing,...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice Wharton School
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 24 2018 : 12:00 pm

The Engineering Faculty Teaching Forum brings together faculty from across SEAS for informal conversations about teaching. Each discussion focuses on a different theme and is moderated by two faculty members. All faculty, from experienced to novice teachers, are invited to participate. To...

School of Engineering
Faculty Events
Start Date / Time: Oct 23 2018 : 12:00 pm

Success in college can mean many different things. In this workshop, we will discuss the many ways you can help your students adapt, learn, and grow in your class, which can hopefully carry over to their larger experience at Penn. We will cover how to encourage your students to manage their...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice Wharton School
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 22 2018 : 12:00 pm

In this workshop we will discuss several methods for establishing clear and realistic expectations for written assignments. We wil offer concrete tips for communicating these expectations effectively and positively. We will also discuss how to support your students in ways that will help them...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice Wharton School
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 18 2018 : 5:00 pm

TAs, and academics in general, are often assigned to teach topics that are outside their main area of expertise. As graduate students, we may be asked to TA an introductory course that covers a much wider range of topics other than our main specialization, or to teach a class that falls...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 18 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the City & Regional Planning department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.

Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

School of Design
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 18 2018 : 12:00 pm

In the survey courses that we teach, we are often teaching from disciplinary perspectives that may be unfamiliar to our students. How do we openly and honestly discuss the disciplinary frames of the courses we teach, and the limitations they may bring? How do we make (meaningful) space for...

School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 18 2018 : 12:00 pm

From large lectures to small seminars, how can instructors help students engage with the material and one another in more creative, nontraditional ways? This workshop will explore and generate ideas for utilizing innovative text, art, media, and more, to facilitate discussion, inquiry, and a...

Annenberg School for Communication Graduate School of Education Law School Perelman School of Medicine School of Arts and Sciences School of Dental Medicine School of Design School of Engineering School of Nursing School of Veterinary Medicine Social Policy & Practice Wharton School
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Oct 16 2018 : 4:30 pm

We're going to focus specifically on the things we can do as teachers outside the course curriculum to engage and develop relationships with our students.

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Operations, Information & Decisions department and...

Wharton School
Graduate Student Workshop

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