Sheridan Course Design Seminar (Certificate II) Spring 2017 registration opens Nov. 28th!
Participants in this semester-long Certificate program explore integrated course design principles and develop syllabi, sample assignments, and sample lesson plans for two college-level courses. Throughout the seminar, participants give and receive peer feedback and collaborate with colleagues from a variety of disciplines. Registration is open to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who have completed the Sheridan Teaching Seminar (Certificate I).
Registration window: November 28-December 12th; space is limited.
February 8, 2017; 3:30-5:30 pm
March 1, 2017; 3:30-5:30 pm
March 22, 2017; 3:30-5:30 pm
April 19, 2017; 3:30-5:30 pm
For more information, please see Certificate II on our website.
Register now for the Spring 2017 Certificate II Program.
The Sheridan Center is a place where faculty, graduate students and postdocs come together from across the disciplines to inquire about, explore, and reflect upon teaching and learning as ongoing and collaborative processes. Our programs, services and resources are available to all members of the Brown community, including full-time and part-time faculty, postdoctoral fellows, teaching fellows, and teaching assistants.
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- We provide practical advice about teaching and professional development.
- We promote best practices and promising new practices in teaching.
- We support instructors as they launch and develop their professional careers.
- Programs on Teaching – orientations, workshops, and lectures
- Course Development Grants – support to develop experimental modules or new courses that pursue creative approaches to teaching and learning
- Certificate Programs – five year-long certificate programs on teaching practice and preparation for professional careers
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