Jump-Start to Writing a Teaching Philosophy Statement Peer Writing Program Summer 2022

  • Job Market Workshop
Via Zoom
Event For:
  • Grad Students, Postdocs

If you are applying for an academic position, it is increasingly likely that you will be asked to submit a teaching philosophy statement during the application process. Yet, setting aside the time to write your statement and obtaining feedback from colleagues can be challenging with a busy schedule. The Jump-Start […]

Course Design Institute: August 1 – August 5

  • Institute
Via Zoom
Event For:
  • Faculty

Redesigning a course this summer? Tackling a new-to-you course or a brand new course in the fall? New to WashU and/or new to designing your own course? The CTL’s Course Design Institute (CDI) is for you! This week-long course design institute will guide participants in planning and preparing to teach […]

Course Design Institute: August 1 – August 5

  • Institute
Via Zoom
Event For:
  • Faculty

Redesigning a course this summer? Tackling a new-to-you course or a brand new course in the fall? New to WashU and/or new to designing your own course? The CTL’s Course Design Institute (CDI) is for you! This week-long course design institute will guide participants in planning and preparing to teach […]

Course Planning with Social Belonging in Mind

  • Faculty Workshop
Danforth Campus
Event For:
  • Faculty

Social belonging, “one’s personal belief that one is an accepted member of an academic community— whose presence and contributions are valued” is being recognized in research as a key component of student success and wellbeing in college classrooms (Good, Rattan, Dweck, 2012, p. 701). Yet, many factors can impede students’ […]

Leveraging Active Learning Classrooms for Student Collaboration and Engagement

  • Faculty Workshop
Danforth Campus
Event For:
  • Faculty

This workshop focuses on fostering student collaboration and engagement in active learning classrooms (ALCs). ALCs are designed for students to move around, work collaboratively, and engage together in the learning process.  The CTL supports several of these spaces at WashU. The classrooms feature moveable furniture, shared whiteboards, monitors, and more. Participants will […]

Maximizing Student Engagement in Large Classrooms

  • Faculty Workshop
Danforth Campus
Event For:
  • Faculty

Thinking about refreshing your large-enrollment course? Or maybe you're teaching a large course for the first time? In this workshop, we'll explore concrete ways to maximize student engagement while teaching in classrooms that seat 50 or more students. Participants will learn how to structure course sessions, try out student engagement […]

4th Annual Language Teaching Fair

  • Coalition for Language Teaching & Learning Event
Via Zoom
Event For:
  • Faculty, Grad Students, Postdocs

The Center for Teaching & Learning and Coalition for Language Teaching and Learning LTF Planning Committee invite language instructors from across departments to engage in an afternoon of sharing and collaborative discussion about topics in language pedagogy at the 2022 Language Teaching Fair. The 4th annual Language Teaching Fair will […]