Events Archive

This page contains a listing of previous CRLT events. You can search the archive by series and by date.
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Format: 2017-09-20
Format: 2017-09-20
Event Dates Short Description
Observing Classes and Conducting Midterm Student Feedbacks (MSFs)
Wed, 09/20/2017 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This workshop is designed to give GSMs and GSI Coordinators a framework for observing their GSIs' classes and collecting student feedback. Using role plays and interactive activities, participants will learn how to set up classroom visits,...

Teaching at U-M as an International Lecturer
Tue, 09/19/2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

This workshop is designed for faculty to give international lecturers an introduction to teaching at U-M. Participants will hear from experienced lecturers and learn about a range of pedagogical resources available to...

Facilitating Classroom Discussions in the Social Sciences and Humanities
Mon, 09/18/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

This introductory workshop provides an opportunity for GSIs in the Social Sciences and Humanities to learn about active learning strategies aimed at improving discussions in the classroom. Through a series of group activities, participants will...

Consulting with GSIs
Thu, 09/14/2017 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

In this interactive workshop, participants will learn and practice techniques for consulting with GSIs on their teaching, including interpreting and discussing student ratings. In addition to providing time for practice and reflection,...

Implementing Inclusive Teaching Principles in Your Courses
Wed, 09/13/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching CRLT Seminar Series

THIS SESSION IS FULL. 

There will be annother identical session held on 10/23 from 10am-12pm. If you are interested in attending this even please see ...

Implementing Inclusive Teaching Principles in Your Courses
Tue, 09/12/2017 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Faculty Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

Each semester, we offer this foundational session as well as workshops on specialized topics in inclusive teaching. This session will be especially useful for faculty who are relatively new to thinking deliberately about inclusive teaching...

Running Practice Teaching Sessions
Mon, 08/21/2017 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

In a practice teaching session, instructors deliver informal lessons of five to twenty minutes to their peers. Participating instructors then offer each other feedback on their teaching while simultaneously reflecting on their own teaching....

Strategies for Training New GSIs
Thu, 08/17/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

This workshop is an introduction to the various strategies that GSMs and GSI Coordinators can use during the training and development of GSIs. We will model and discuss the use of video, case studies, role plays, brainstorming, and other...

Running Practice Teaching Sessions
Tue, 08/15/2017 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Everyone Not eligible for Certificate GSM Workshops

In a practice teaching session, instructors deliver informal lessons of five to twenty minutes to their peers. Participating instructors then offer each other feedback on their teaching while simultaneously reflecting on their own teaching....

Online Workshop: Research-Based Practices for College Teaching
Mon, 07/10/2017 - 12:01am - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 11:59pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2 CRLT Seminar Series

In this online workshop, you will see examples of active learning at U-M, reflect on how these techniques could be applied in your own classroom, and engage with fellow graduate students to address any obstacles to implementing the techniques....

Online Workshop: Developing Your Teaching Philosophy
Mon, 06/12/2017 - 12:01am - Mon, 06/26/2017 - 11:59pm
Graduate Students and Postdocs Only Not eligible for Certificate CRLT Seminar Series

Many academic employers require a teaching philosophy statement as part of the application process. In this online workshop, you will learn about research on hiring committees’ use of teaching philosophy ...

Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan Series - Closing Lunch: Engaging colleagues in conversations about inclusive teaching
Thu, 05/18/2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Everyone Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

If you plan to attend any of the Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan sessions, please also join us for this final lunch. This event will provide an opportunity to reflect upon key ideas and strategies we've gained through the series -- and to...

Dance & Dialogue: Human Contact and Democracy
Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Everyone Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan
How can the body be a laboratory for examining dialogue, choice-making, roles and habits?  In this critical theory seminar/ interactive workshop, geared toward instructors of all disciplines, choreographer and U-M MFA alum...
Workshopping Your Inclusive Teaching Materials
Wed, 05/17/2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Faculty Only Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

This session provides IT@M participants a structured opportunity to share and get feedback on teaching materials (e.g., syllabus elements, assignments, classroom activities) they are developing with inclusive teaching in mind. Working in small...

Designing Community-Based Learning Courses with Diverse Learners In Mind
Wed, 05/17/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

Community-based learning (CBL) has important implications for the development of cross-cultural awareness and positively impacts campus climate as students, faculty and community members collaborate across differences. In this session co-...

Approaching Challenging Classroom Conversations: How to Build Dialogic Spaces Using Critical Appreciative Inquiry
Tue, 05/16/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

This session offered by the Program on Intergroup Relations (IGR) will focus on engaging challenging conversations about sensitive topics, particularly those that may involve strong political disagreements, identities, and social inequality. We...

Inclusive Strategies for Teaching with Writing
Tue, 05/16/2017 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

This session, sponsored by the LEO Anti-Racism Task Force, will help instructors who assign writing in courses across the curriculum to make the strategies we use for developing writing assignments, providing feedback, and coaching peer review...

Managing Emergent Crises in Diverse Student Teams
Mon, 05/15/2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Faculty Only Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

Designing and supporting student teams can be tricky, especially when considering the range of identities, abilities, and personalities in our classrooms. Even so, research shows that when students learn alongside with diverse peers their teams...

Inclusive Course Design
Mon, 05/15/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Faculty Only Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

In this workshop, participants will explore inclusive teaching principles and strategies that can be applied to the course design process. Geared toward faculty from any discipline, this session will provide participants with an opportunity to...

Distress Signals: Supporting Students Facing Mental Health Challenges (CRLT Players)
Fri, 05/12/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Everyone Eligible for Graduate Teacher Certificate - Requirement B2, Multicultural Teaching Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan

This workshop asks instructors to consider their roles and responsibilities in supporting students who face mental health challenges. Built around a scenario that presents situations and dynamics teachers commonly encounter with their students...