Start Date / Time: Aug 14 2018 : 9:00 am

Creating a new class? Revamping an existing class? Interested in working with fellow faculty as you plan for your fall teaching?

In preparation for the fall semester, the Center for Teaching and Learning is offering a Course Development Institute.  At this 3-day event, instructors will...

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Faculty Events
Start Date / Time: Jul 11 2018 : 4:00 pm

When implemented effectively, active learning techniques have been shown to improve learning outcomes. This four week mini-course is designed to help participants explore active learning and consider how to effectively implement these techniques in various classroom settings. This course is...

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: Apr 24 2018 : 2:00 pm

Professor Sil writes and teaches on Russian politics. This workshop will focus on the challenges of teaching subjects that touch on current events. This workshop will also welcome discussion of experiences teaching contentious issues, which is a common occurrence in a political science...

School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Apr 24 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the History 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: Apr 24 2018 : 12:00 pm

Transgender/non-binary/gender nonconforming people now comprise 3% of Penn’s student population, but many of us are unsure about how to best support transgender students in our classrooms. Erin Cross, Director of the LGBT Center and Instructor at the Graduate School of Education, will lead...

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: Apr 23 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: Apr 20 2018 : 12:00 pm

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

Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

School of Engineering
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Apr 19 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the History 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: Apr 18 2018 : 4:00 pm

The stubborn absence of student discourse in K-12 classrooms creates a troubling conundrum for teacher education: how do we offer the next generation of teachers access to teaching practices they did not experience as students and do not find in most contemporary schools? In this workshop,...

Graduate School of Education
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Apr 18 2018 : 12:00 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...

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: Apr 17 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the History and Sociology of Science 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: Apr 16 2018 : 12:00 pm

In this conversation, faculty experienced with or curious about teaching Benjamin Franklin Seminars will come together to consider what makes these courses distinct and how to teach them. In general, teaching a BFS Seminar means teaching a small, challenging class that allows non-specialists...

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
Faculty Events
Start Date / Time: Apr 12 2018 : 5:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Music 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: Apr 12 2018 : 10:00 am

What approaches to teacher education fit the student population of a large urban public university? What room is there for faculty research interests to shape instruction in a context of exacting state and department requirements for certification? Tamara Sniad (GR '03, Educational...

Graduate School of Education
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Apr 11 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: Apr 10 2018 : 1:00 pm

Professor-student interactions often shape the culture of a classroom. Professor Vanessa Chan is joining us to discuss her way of trying to create an open culture of approachability and trust.

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Materials Science...

School of Engineering
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Apr 10 2018 : 12:00 pm

Despite decades of work that sought to expand, decenter, and problematize what works are taught at institutions of higher education, the canon still looms large in many disciplines, particularly related to undergraduate curricula. Different teachers have different approaches to teaching...

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: Apr 09 2018 : 4:00 pm

In interdisciplinary courses, an instructor's experience, students' interests and backgrounds, and the goals of the course may all overlap in unpredictable ways. How can these courses successfully meet the needs of all students? This workshop addresses the teaching challenges of...

Graduate School of Education School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Student Workshop
Start Date / Time: Apr 09 2018 : 3:30 pm

Teaching strategies that emphasize structured active learning can create more equitable classrooms and improve learning for all students. In this interactive presentation, Professors Kelly Hogan and Viji Sathy of the University of North Carolina will explore inclusive techniques that can be...

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: Apr 09 2018 : 3:30 pm

Teaching strategies that emphasize structured active learning can create more equitable classrooms and improve learning for all students. In this interactive presentation, Professors Kelly Hogan and Viji Sathy of the University of North Carolina will explore inclusive techniques that can be...

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: Apr 05 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: Apr 04 2018 : 12:00 pm

With the ever-increasing globalization of our world, it is becoming more and more likely that you will teach students from other countries. In this workshop, we plan on discussing some of the challenges that may come with this, such as language barriers, cultural norms, and differing...

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: Apr 03 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the History 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: Apr 03 2018 : 12:00 pm

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Anthropology 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: Mar 29 2018 : 11:00 am

All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Anthropology 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

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