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CTL Classroom - North Plaza

Required for departments that are receiving Graduate School funding for a TA to co-teach GRSC 7770 in the fall 2015 semester, faculty members and designated graduate teaching assistants attending the three-hour workshop will work on developing or revising their departmental pedagogy courses using a proposed set of guidelines for the course as well as using the best practices of others attending the workshop. Details

Event Type: Graduate Teaching Assistant Workshops

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MLC 372

Calling on the experiences of veteran FYO faculty as well as Dee Fink’s research on backwards course design, participants in this interactive session will examine best practices in how to design and structure a successful FYO course experience. Faculty will leave with practical pre-planning steps for their FYO course as well as a top 10 list of “things to do” with FYO students. Details

Event Type: FYO Workshops

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CTL North Instructional Plaza

In this session, Gary Green will share his strategies for instructional success at UGA. Topics under consideration in the hour-long session include: planning, logistics, engagement, assessments, and classroom/course management. This workshop will consider some of the ways in which faculty can create an engaging and productive learning environment, no matter the class size or discipline. Details

Event Type: New Faculty Workshops

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MLC 372

Learning by doing gives shape, meaning, and dimension to knowledge. It plants ideas mixed with experience deeply in our brains and encourages it to take root and grow. From the chemistry of paint and paper, to the geography of drought, to the politics of heritage, to the technology of documentation, to the biology of poverty, the amazing collections of the Georgia Museum of Art of the University of Georgia Special Collections Libraries can be the sparks that ignite experiential learning across all disciplines. Details

Event Type: New Faculty Workshops