Assignment Design

Teaching Excellence Colloquium

October 13, 2017, 12:00pm

Open to: Teaching Excellence Colloquium participants

Description:

See event details for participation information.

Teaching Excellence Colloquium

September 15, 2017, 12:00pm

Open to: Teaching Excellence Colloquium participants

Description:

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Teaching Excellence Colloquium (2017-2018)

The Teaching Excellence Colloquium (TEC) is a year-long program, organized by the Center for Teaching and Learning for faculty new to Berkeley.

TEC provides participants with the knowledge, tools, and inspiration to achieve Berkeley's high expectations for teaching excellence, while benefiting from becoming part of a cohort of new faculty peers with shared perspectives across many disciplines.

Strengthen Your Syllabus

August 17, 2017, 11:30am

 

Open to: All instructors of record

Description:

Do you have the feeling your students might not be reading your syllabus or referring to it throughout the semester? What can you do to change this?   

In this session, Rita-Marie Conrad, senior consultant from the Center for Teaching and Learning, will discuss common pitfalls and share tips and creative strategies to strengthen your syllabus. Participants will also have the opportunity to give and receive feedback on their syllabus.

Registration is unavailable.

Strengthen Your Syllabus

August 21, 2017, 11:30am

Open to: All instructors of record

Description:

Do you have the feeling your students might not be reading your syllabus or referring to it throughout the semester? What can you do to change this?   

In this session, Rita-Marie Conrad, senior consultant from the Center for Teaching and Learning, will discuss common pitfalls and share tips and creative strategies to strengthen your syllabus. Participants will also have the opportunity to give and receive feedback on their syllabus.

Registration is unavailable.

Wikipedia in the Classroom

September 6, 2017, 12:00pm

Open to: Faculty

Description:

Please join the American Cultures Center and the Wiki Education Foundation to learn how to build Wikipedia assignments into your courses and discover some new tools that support and enhance teaching with Wikipedia.

About the Wiki Education Foundation:

See event details for participation information.

Photos and Resources from the Teaching and Research Resource Fair

April 24, 2017

We had a great turnout for our first-ever AIS-palooza on April 18, 2017! Thank you to everyone who came, as well as to all of our wonderful presenters.

For those of you who couldn't make it to the event, check out the photos below to see what you missed. You can also view the program guide and download some of the handouts and slides from our presenters.

Clickers Faculty User Group Meetup

May 3, 2017, 4:00pm

Open to: Faculty

Description:

Come join other instructors to talk about using clickers (aka student/classroom/audience response systems). Newcomers welcome!

Registration is not required.

February 8 App-y Hour

February 13, 2017

In case you missed it...

More than three dozen Berkeley faculty and staff turned out on a rainy Wednesday afternoon for our second App-y Hour.  Volunteers from Chemistry, MCB, Education, Public Health, Berkeley Law, the Library, Center for Teaching and Learning, ETS, Digital Humanities, and Research IT gave 60-second presentations on an interesting assignment or tool that supports collaboration and/or engagement.

Check out the presenter slides below: