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February 2018

Supporting Diversity through Instructional Practices

February 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
MMC – GL 482, 11200 SW 8th Street FL 33199 United States + Google Map

As the diversity in our student population continues to rise, it is crucial we use instructional practices that better support their learning. In this workshop, we will discuss two frameworks for inclusive instruction, and discuss related instructional practices to create/enhance culturally responsive and asset-based work in their context(s). To RSVP click here

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Supporting Diversity through Instructional Practices

February 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
MMC – GL 482, 11200 SW 8th Street FL 33199 United States + Google Map

As the diversity in our student population continues to rise, it is crucial we use instructional practices that better support their learning. In this workshop, we will discuss two frameworks for inclusive instruction, and discuss related instructional practices to create/enhance culturally responsive and asset-based work in their context(s). To RSVP click here

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Asking the Right Questions

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
MMC – GL 482, 11200 SW 8th Street FL 33199 United States + Google Map

In the book Why Don't Students Like School, cognitive scientist Daniel Willingham says, "To teach well, you should pay careful attention to what an assignment will actually make students think about (not what you hope they will think about), because that is what they will remember." How can we know what our assignments will make students think about? In this workshop, we will explore answers to that question. Participants will discuss creating writing prompts that will both direct and provide evidence…

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Asking the Right Questions

February 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MMC – GL 482, 11200 SW 8th Street FL 33199 United States + Google Map

In the book Why Don't Students Like School, cognitive scientist Daniel Willingham says, "To teach well, you should pay careful attention to what an assignment will actually make students think about (not what you hope they will think about), because that is what they will remember." How can we know what our assignments will make students think about? In this workshop, we will explore answers to that question. Participants will discuss creating writing prompts that will both direct and provide evidence…

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March 2018

Aligning Grading Practices with Our Values

March 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
MMC – GL 156, 11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
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Course grade matter a great deal to student learning and retention. In this workshop, participants will be asked to consider the relationship between their grading values and desired outcomes, and their actual grading practices, offering suggestions on how to align the two in a way that motivates students and maintains high standards. To RSVP click here

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Aligning Grading Practices with Our Values

March 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MMC – GL 156, 11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
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Course grade matter a great deal to student learning and retention. In this workshop, participants will be asked to consider the relationship between their grading values and desired outcomes, and their actual grading practices, offering suggestions on how to align the two in a way that motivates students and maintains high standards. To RSVP click here

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April 2018

Interactive Teaching Techniques for Large Classes

April 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MMC – GL 156, 11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
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Do you already teach or are you new to teaching large classes? Keeping students engaged in a large classroom can be challenging! In this workshop, we will explore different interactive teaching techniques that can be applied in large classrooms to keep students engaged and actively learning. To RSVP click here

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Interactive Teaching Techniques for Large Classes

April 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MMC – GL 156, 11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
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Do you already teach or are you new to teaching large classes? Keeping students engaged in a large classroom can be challenging! In this workshop, we will explore different interactive teaching techniques that can be applied in large classrooms to keep students engaged and actively learning. To RSVP click here

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