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Eyes on Teaching

Eyes on Teaching

Intended for those with little or no formal pedagogical training, these workshops are designed to prepare instructors to teach effectively at the university level.

Workshops are open to all graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, lecturers, and faculty with instructional appointments in Arts & Sciences or Engineering.  Also open to any graduate student or post-doctoral fellow enrolled in the certificate track program regardless of division.

Fall 2017 Eyes on Teaching sessions
Thursdays, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Brody Learning Commons, Room 5017

Please RSVP by clicking on the workshop titles

Active Learning In Practice
Testing and Grading
Instructional Media and Technology
Evaluation to Improve Instruction

Teaching Topics and Tapas

Join your Teaching Academy Fellows for light fare, drinks and the opportunity to discuss teaching topics with guest faculty! Intended for those with little or no formal pedagogical training, these workshops are designed to prepare instructors to teach effectively at the university level. Open to all graduate students and post-doctoral fellows regardless of division.  For certificate track participants, attending 6 Teaching Topics and Tapas sessions (or a total of 6 in combination with the Eyes-on-Teaching Workshops) may count as your Phase I Associate level activity.

2017-2018 Sessions

Please RSVP by clicking on the workshop titles.

Homewood Campus

Evaluating Writing Assignments
Anne-Elizabeth Brodsky - Senior Lecturer, Expository Writing Program, KSAS
11/01/2017, 5:00PM - 6:30 PM,Mason Alumni Board Room

Educational Technologies
Amy Brusini, Instructional Technology Specialist, Center for Educational Resources
Reid Sczerba, Multimedia Development Specialist, Center for Educational Resources
12/06/2017: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Mason Alumni Board Room #102

The Science of Learning
Kelly Fisher and Kristin Gagnier - Assistant Research Professors, Cognitive Science, KSAS
02/07/2018: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Mason Alumni Board Room #102

Teaching Statements and Portfolios
Richard Brown - Associate Teaching Professor/Director of Undergraduate Studies, Mathematics, KSAS
03/07/2018: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM,Mason Alumni Board Room

Teaching at Different Types of Institutions - Panel Discussion/Q&A
Sydella Blatch - Diversity/Professional Development Program Manager, American Society for Cell Biology
Rebecca Kelly - Associate Teaching Professor, Earth & Planetary Sciences, KSAS
J.Kemi Ladeji-Osias - Associate Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Morgan State University
Alison Papadakis - Associate Teaching Professor, Psychological & Brain Sciences, KSAS
04/03/2018: (TUESDAY) 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Mason Alumni Board Room

East Baltimore Campus

Writing Effective Learning Objectives
Megan Bohn - Academic Program Manager, Post-doctoral Office, SoM
10/11/2017: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Preclinical Teaching Bldg., Stiles 115

Assessment and Evaluation
Rita Doust - Associate Dean of Teaching and Learning, SoN
11/08/2017: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Preclinical Teaching Bldg., Stiles 115

Designing Rubrics

Rachel Salas - Associate Professor of Neurology, Neurology, SoM
Elizabeth Golub - Director of Online Programs for Applied Learning, BSPH
12/13/2017: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Preclinical Teaching Bldg., Stiles 115

Active Learning
TBA

02/14/2018: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Preclinical Teaching Bldg., Stiles 115

Lab and Classroom Management 101
TBA

03/014/2018: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Preclinical Teaching Bldg., Stiles 115

Online Learning
TBA

04/11/2018: 5:00PM - 6:30 PM, Preclinical Teaching Bldg., Stiles 115

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