Workshops

Each 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. Relevant materials and handouts are provided, and light refreshments are served.

Registration Required

February 27, 2020
Workshop
The more students understand about the science of their own learning, the more effective they are. Unfortunately, many struggle because misconceptions about memory lead to poor study strategies,... read more
March 04, 2020
Workshop
If you are applying for an academic position, or going up for promotion here at the University of Maryland, you will need a teaching philosophy statement as part of your portfolio. Whether you would... read more
March 12, 2020
Workshop
Let’s discuss discussion! Join us as we model several effective strategies for structuring and promoting discussion among small (and large) groups of learners. This workshop will help you to identify... read more
March 26, 2020
Diversity and Inclusion Workshop Series
Having meaningful class conversations can become challenging - particularly when students are asked to share their ideas and opinions, or challenge the ideas and opinions of their peers. Research has... read more
April 01, 2020
Workshop
Group work is an effective method to help students develop communication, collaboration, and decision-making skills, and increase active learning. However, without proper structuring and facilitation... read more
April 07, 2020
Diversity and Inclusion Workshop Series
How can equity and inclusion be infused throughout all courses we teach? What can inclusive pedagogy look like in STEM, social sciences, the humanities, and the arts? Using the Fearless Teaching... read more
April 23, 2020
Diversity and Inclusion Workshop Series
Ensuring that each of your students is held to the same performance standards is certainly important, but equality does not establish equal access and opportunity. During this session, we will define... read more
May 28, 2020
Workshop
Are you teaching a fully online course in Summer Session I, starting in late May? Time is passing quickly and we want to set you up for success. Join us for three short hours of dedicated working... read more

 

 

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