Teaching Matters Workshops

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Active Learning Strategies – Mini Session

These 15 minute sessions demonstrate an active learning strategy that you may find useful in your classroom.  Participants will participate in the active learning strategy, in order to see how it operates in practice.  Participates will discuss why and how they could use these strategies in their teaching practice.

Folio Thinking

This workshop will outline the Best Practices for incorporating e-Portfolio in your teaching and learning practices. Features will include: assessment and feedback, design elements and embodying reflection in e-Portfolio. 


Designing Rubrics

This workshop supports faculty in their design of rubrics for effective assessment.  The workshop will explore: types of rubric designs, success criteria and best practices.   


Making Marking Manageable: 3 Tips to Grade Written Work Efficiently and Effectively

This workshop will share 3 evidence based “tips” for marking written work (essays, reports, etc) that have been shown to be both effective (make the grading a learning experience) and efficient (strategies to save time for the instructor).  There will be activities to engage in the “tips” and a period for discussion.  


 Please view our workshop schedule for availability or connect with us directly to have a workshop run for your department.

What’s brewing in your classroom?

Meet with Dr. Maureen Wideman to discuss your ideas and challenges. She can help you reach your teaching goals and develop great learning experiences for students.

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