Schreyer Institute of Teaching Excellence plans workshops

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence will offer the following programs: 

-- SRTE Question and Answer Session from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb.19, 301  Rider Building.

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 Q&A session facilitated by Angela Linse, executive director and associate dean of the Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence.

This event will be offered in a face-to-face format in 301 Rider Building, University Park only.

To register, visit SRTE Q&A registration

-- GA 103: Learning Focused Assessment & Evaluation from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, and Thursday, Feb. 20, in 315 Rider Building.

This interactive workshop will focus on time-effective student assessment. Time will be spent on learning how to develop pre-assessments, design rubrics, collect and use mid-semester feedback, use engaging classroom assessment techniquesand write effective exam questions.

This workshop, led by Jessica Arends, graduate consultant and doctoral candidate in curriculum and instruction, and Shiv Karunakaran, graduate consultant and doctoral candidate in curriculum and instruction, is part of a three-seminar series focusing on best practices for integrated teaching and learning.

All graduate students are welcome.

To register, visit Feb. 19 registration or Feb. 20 registration.

 

 

Last Updated February 17, 2014