Upcoming Events

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Monday, August 25, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Workshop: Syllabus Design Mon, Aug, 25th, 3-4pm Sheridan Center (96 Waterman) Led by Sheridan Center Associate Director Carie Cardamone, this hands-on, interactive workshop for faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students will introduce basic principles of syllabus design. Participants will discuss the purpose and essential elements of a course syllabus and explore how to create a syllabus that facilitates student learning. RSVP here if you wish to attend - https://docs.google.com/a/brown.edu/forms/d/1WxtF_H9IwjVXMoGSFRUx4NpEcMk...

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 9:00am - 11:30am

New Faculty Orientation to Teaching at Brown Thursday, August 28th 9:00-11:30am Location: Roberts Center -Petteruti Lounge This orientation for faculty and postdoctoral fellows new to teaching at Brown features an overview of teaching at Brown by the Dean of the College and the Dean of the Graduate School, a presentation on engaging students with disabilities by the Director of Student & Employee Accessibility Services, panels providing student and faculty perspectives on teaching at Brown, and the opportunity for small-group discussion. Registration will open July 1st at the link below.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Workshop: Teaching for the First Time Thursday, August 28 12:30-1:30 pm Sheridan Center (96 Waterman) Led by Sheridan Center Associate Director Carie Cardamone, this hands-on, interactive workshop exclusively for faculty and postdoctoral fellows new to teaching at Brown will provide new instructors with strategies for effective teaching. Participants will learn about planning classes, engaging students in the classroom, approaches for gauging what their students are learning, and using student feedback to become more effective instructors. Lunch will be provided at noon. RSVP here if you wish to attend - https://docs.google.com/a/brown.edu/forms/d/1myCY0ue8Cps2w15KPoI-RJ60lev...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Tuesday, September 2 9am-noon Sayles Hall This orientation for new graduate TAs features a choice of interactive workshops on Teaching for the First Time at Brown, Interactive Classrooms, and Grading & Rubrics and a discussion of your roles and responsibilities with faculty and experienced TAs over pizza. Co-sponsored by the Graduate School & Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning. Registration will open July 1st at http://brown.edu/sheridan.

Monday, September 8, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Articulating Learning Goals. Open only to registered participants.

Monday, September 8, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Reflections on Teaching and Learning

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Open only to registered participants.

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Open only to registered participants.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

This hands-on, interactive workshop led by Sheridan Center Associate Director Carie Cardamone introduces strategies to help new instructors communicate in their classroom. Participants will discuss how effective classroom communication can improve student learning and learn how to improve their own proficiency in communicating. This session is part of the Sheridan Center’s Fundamentals: Teaching + Learning Workshop Series, which addresses practical strategies for new instructors. RSVP here – https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E...

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

On the academic job market now or soon? Then come to this session led by Sheridan Center staff and learn how to create a persuasive teaching philosophy statement that accurately describes you as an instructor and serves you well during the application/interview process and beyond. RSVP preferred, register now at https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E... This session is part of the Academic Job Search Series, organized by the CareerLAB & Sheridan Center.