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Monday, October 5, 2015 - 16:00 - 18:00

Articulating Learning Outcomes.

Open only to registered participants.

Monday, October 5, 2015 - 17:30 - 19:00

The Sheridan Teaching Seminar lecture on Course and Syllabus Design will be held on October 5th from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in Salomon 001 with a discussion following. The lecture is open to the Brown and RISD community. Laura Snyder (English), Jan Tullis (Geology), and Nancy Jacobs (History and Africana Studies) will present best practices in course and syllabus development.

Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 12:00 - 13:00

Thursday, October 8, 2015; 12:00PM-1:00PM
Sheridan Center (96 Waterman)

Rachel Toncelli (Director of English Language Learning) will lead a workshop to help instructors develop effective strategies that maximize learning opportunities for English Language Learners. We will discuss classroom practices as well as formative feedback for writing assignments.

Register at: https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E...

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 14:00 - 16:00

Teaching Philosophy Statements. Open only to registered participants.

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 16:00 - 18:00

Teaching Philosophy Statements. Open only to registered participants

Monday, October 19, 2015 - 17:40 - 19:10

Check Canvas for room assignments. Open only to registered participants.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 12:00 - 13:00

The goal of this workshop if to help new instructors understand the challenges of grading and the importance of establishing and applying grading criteria. Participants will brainstorm approaches for establishing grading criteria within their disciplines and discuss the role of grading in student learning. Participants will learn strategies that will help them grade effectively and efficiently.

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 12:00 - 13:00

The Junior Faculty Roundtable is a series of lunches designed to bring junior faculty together with campus leaders and senior colleagues to explore a variety of faculty issues. RSVP by noon on Wednesday, October 21st to reserve a place at this catered lunch with Dean of the College Kevin McLaughlin.

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 14:00 - 15:00

When: Thursday, October 29th; 2-3 pm
Where: Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning (96 Waterman)
Description: This workshop addresses ways to integrate writing into your courses. We will discuss how to design writing assignments that will help students meet your course goals and prepare them to produce quality writing in your discipline. This workshop is appropriate for faculty, postdocs, and graduate students in any discipline.
Register here: https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E...

Monday, November 2, 2015 - 16:00 - 18:00


Open only to registered participants.