Schreyer Institute to offer course planning, SRTE workshops

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence will present two sessions of Planning Your Course Without Losing Your Mind from 1:45 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.11, in 201 Chambers Building and from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 12, in Room 202K Rider Building.

First time teaching your own course? Join this interactive session focusing on how to plan your course, create a syllabus, and identify goals and objectives to further learning. GA 101 is part of a three-seminar series designed as hands-on workshops that will help you create significant learning experiences and integrated learning. All graduate students and post-docs are welcome to attend.

To register for the September 11 session, visit

To register for the September 12 session, visit

Angela Linse, executive director and associate dean of the Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence will lead SRTE Question and Answer Session from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, in 7A Sparks Building or via Polycom.

How can SRTEs (Student Ratings of Teaching Effectiveness) be used to improve teaching and learning? Faculty, administrators and staff are invited to bring these and other questions to this informal question-and-answer session/brown bag lunch.

Polycom is available at the following locations:

Berks: 145 Thun Library
Erie: 21 Erie
Harrisburg: E308 Olmsted Building
University Park - Originating Location: 7A Sparks Building University Park

If you do not see your campus listed above, see your instructional design specialist or contact or 814-863-2599.

Participants are free to bring their own beverages and lunch. To register, visit

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Last Updated January 09, 2015