Teaching and Learning

Back Together: What Did We Learn that We Don’t Want to Lose?

September 1, 2021, 12:00pm

What revelations have teaching, learning and living during the pandemic “cracked open” for you? What is visible now that was not before? What is the role of grief in the classroom and in our campus lives?

Please join the Teaching in Troubled Times community on for a reflective discussion on our pedagogies in an era of trauma, fear, and resilience. Our goal is to focus our attention on the dilemmas and ambivalences that have been laid bare by the pandemic. Without providing quick fixes, we plan to share opportunities to shift our thinking, experiment with new methods and practice/try...

See event details for participation information.

bCourses Basics + Best Practices for GSIs (9/1)

September 1, 2021, 2:00pm
Join us for an overview of the bCourses learning management system (LMS) and its native (built-in) features, and gain familiarity with basic site setup and navigation.
Registration is unavailable.

Summer 2021 Remote Instruction Workshop Series

These virtual workshops will focus on considering how to (re)design your course or section to increase student learning, create engaging audio and video materials, and use campus tools to record those materials.

Get Started with Gradescope (8/9)

August 9, 2021, 10:00am
This workshop will offer guidance on delivery of assignments that are paper-based, fully online, or a combination of the two.
See event details for participation information.

Get Started with Gradescope (8/12)

August 12, 2021, 11:00am
Join us for an online workshop and learn how instructors use Gradescope. The workshop will offer guidance on delivery of assignments that are paper-based, fully online, or a combination of the two.
See event details for participation information.

Get Started with Gradescope Workshop Series

This workshop will offer guidance on delivery of assignments that are paper-based, fully online, or a combination of the two.

Back-to-Campus Workshop Series

Digital Learning Services (DLS) and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) are hosting this workshop series that highlights how to transition back to campus while integrating the best aspects of remote instruction into your in-person courses or continuing to teach remotely.

Maximizing Media Production for Student Engagement (8/19)

August 19, 2021, 1:00pm
In this interactive workshop, participants will explore key elements and strategies for DIY audio and media production processes.
Registration is unavailable.

Finding a match: Developing active learning approaches for any class (8/17)

August 17, 2021, 1:00pm
In this interactive workshop, participants will collaboratively explore considerations for selecting active learning strategies for different teaching and learning goals.
Registration is unavailable.

Moving from Red to Green: Ally in bCourses (7/28)

July 28, 2021, 10:00am
Attend this workshop to learn how to improve the accessibility of your bCourses files so students using assistive technologies can better access content and generate alternative formats.
Registration is unavailable.