Events

View Upcoming TLTC Events Schedule 

The following events are regularly offered by the TLTC and other campus units. These events are open to the entire campus community, unless otherwise noted and some require free registration.

TLTC Logo WorkshopsEach semester the TLTC hosts a series of workshops on issues related to teaching and learning. All University of Maryland teachers and others interested in ideas and issues related to teaching and learning are invited to attend.
Offered by TLTC

TLTC Logo Special Diversity and Inclusion Workshop Series: This series was developed in collaboration with the graduate student government, the Graduate School, and the Office of Diversity & Inclusion to focus on issues around diversity and inclusion the classroom. Individuals who complete five workshops in one year with the corresponding readings and reading reflection are eligible for a letter of completion either from the Graduate School (graduate students) or the Office of Diversity & Inclusion (faculty and staff). 
Offered by TLTC and Office of Diversity & Inclusion and Grad School

TLTC Logo Seminars: In this series, exciting external speakers visit our campus and give talks. Upon request, arrangements can be made to meet with featured speakers during the day of their visit. 
Offered by TLTC

TLTC Logo Reading Groups: Associate Provost of Learning Initiatives, Ben Bederson, invites you to attend these discussions on scholarly writings.
Offered by TLTC

TLTC Logo Custom Events:  TLTC staff are available to develop workshops, workshop series, and other material or events customized to specific departmental needs. 
Offered by TLTC

TLTC Logo Faculty Teaching Orientations: TLTC partners with the Office of Faculty Affairs to provide introductions to teaching support and resources as part of the August New Faculty OrientationWe also schedule individual sessions for Departments and Colleges by request, so please contact us to discuss your needs.
Offered by TLTC and Office of Faculty Affairs 

TLTC Logo Graduate Student Teacher Orientations: The TLTC and The Graduate School host annual campus-wide Graduate Student Teacher Orientations before the start of each semester in August and January. The orientations are open for both new and returning teaching assistants and graduate student instructors. 
Offered by TLTC & Grad School

TLTC Logo Faculty Teaching Portfolio Workshops: TLTC and Faculty Affairs offer interactive workshops on how to document and present your teaching contribution, student impact, and mentorship in your teaching portfolio (now required in the appointment, promotion, and tenure process). Follow this link for a schedule of upcoming workshops. 
Offered by TLTC and Office of Faculty Affairs 

TLTC Logo Graduate Student Teaching Portfolio Retreats: In mid-January and mid-June, the TLTC runs three-day-retreats for graduate students to develop their teaching philosophy statement and teaching portfolio. This opportunity is available for all graduate teaching students who anticipate entering the job market within the next two years.
Offered by TLTC & Grad School

TLTC Logo Innovations in Teaching and Learning Conference: The ITL Conference brings the University of Maryland community together to discuss how we support and improve student learning. This conference provides an opportunity for the entire university instructional community, from teaching graduate assistants to distinguished university professors to learn from one another and to reflect on how we can improve student learning on campus.
Offered by TLTC and Division of IT

TLTC Logo CIRTLCast-Teaching in the US: This workshop series from the University of Maryland and the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) is designed to bring international STEM students together to learn about higher education in the United States. The series will cover practical topics, like grading and how to communicate with students, in addition to longer discussions around the unique insights that international TAs bring to STEM classrooms. Sessions will take place on the second of every month from September through April; there will be no sessions in December and January. For more information, click here
Offered by TLTC

"How DO I" Webinars: The Division of IT offers these thirty-minute focused descriptions of how to use various educational technologies. Upcoming webinar events are available here.
Offered by Division of IT

Brown Bag Lunches: These short workshops are typically hosted by faculty who discuss different techniques, methods or technology that they’ve implemented in their own classrooms and present how you might try the same in your own classroom.  Snacks and drinks provided.
Offered by Division of IT