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GTA Best Practices in Teaching Course: Active Learning

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This three-week, mostly asynchronous course TAKES PLACE IN CANVAS. Participants can expect to spend 4-5 hours per week completing assignments, discussions and readings. Discover a range of instructional techniques related to active learning, which research on learning has consistently identified as a key factor in academic success. Explore these approaches that include checks for understanding, designing learning activities, exploring challenging concepts, managing materials and the classroom, and providing students adequate time to reflect on course content and class materials. The content is designed to support you wherever you are – and whether you teach online, in the classroom or in a hybrid environment – as an active learning instructor. Teaching Effectiveness Framework Alignment: (1) Instructional Strategies (2) Pedagogical Content Knowledge

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02 Aug
August 2, 2022    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This one-hour workshop will focus on using Gradescope in online and hybrid classes classes with handwritten exams and quizzes and fully online assignments.
03 Aug
August 3, 2022    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
This one-hour workshop will focus on using Gradescope in face-to-face classes with handwritten exams and quizzes and multiple choice assessments.
08 Aug
August 8, 2022    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Participants will learn how to use Canvas Modules and Pages to present content to their students. Organized, easy to access content is one of the [...]
08 Aug
August 8, 2022    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The start of a semester is always a busy time on campus, making it hard to dedicate time to designing an online course presence. Cidi [...]
08 Aug
August 8, 2022    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
In this time of ongoing stress and multiple challenges, faculty and staff are asking about ways to support student wellbeing (as well as their own). [...]
08 Aug
August 8, 2022    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
This session will explore new systems that have been deployed over the summer and changes faculty may notice. Topics will include: eID to NetID, cybersecurity [...]
09 Aug
August 9, 2022    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Instructors can put items on the library's Course Reserve system for courses they are currently teaching. Items can include journal and magazine articles, book chapters, [...]
09 Aug
August 9, 2022    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Participants will learn the relationship between assignments, rubrics to manage their grades in Canvas. The Canvas gradebook is a powerful tool for instructors when assessing [...]
09 Aug
August 9, 2022    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
This one-hour workshop will focus on using Gradescope in online and hybrid classes classes with handwritten exams and quizzes and fully online assignments.
09 Aug
August 9, 2022    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Revisions to the CSU faculty manual and student course surveys have prompted change to the annual review process. Whether your department has implemented changes to [...]
15 Aug
August 15, 2022    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
This one-hour workshop will focus on using Gradescope in online and hybrid classes classes with handwritten exams and quizzes and fully online assignments.
16 Aug
August 16, 2022    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This one-hour workshop will focus on using Gradescope in face-to-face classes with handwritten exams and quizzes and multiple choice assessments.
17 Aug
August 17, 2022    
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
This one-hour workshop will focus on using Gradescope in online and hybrid classes classes with handwritten exams and quizzes and fully online assignments.
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August 9, 2022

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Canvas: Intro to Assignments and Gradebook

Participants will learn the relationship between assignments, rubrics to manage their grades in Canvas. The Canvas gradebook is a powerful tool for instructors when assessing..

MS Teams, Virtual, CSU


August 9, 2022

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Course Reserve for your course: Integrate with Canvas

Instructors can put items on the library's Course Reserve system for courses they are currently teaching. Items can include journal and magazine articles, book chapters,..

MS Teams, Virtual, CSU


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