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The Gelman, Eckles, and VSTC Library buildings are closed, but remote library services and resources and virtual tutoring services remain available. Assistance is available.

Instructor support for Blackboard, academic technology tools and teaching questions is available on the teaching resources for the COVID-19 virtual learning period page.  

Optimizing Class Time: Openings and Closings

This event has already taken place, please don't try to go to it!

Find out how to structure a single class meeting to take advantage of what learning science has to teach us about student motivation, memory, and long-term learning. In particular, get ideas for opening activities, closing activities, retrieval practice, and more.

Please register here.

This workshop will be available to the GW community via WebEx.

This workshop is part of the Jump-start Your Fall Semester series for GW faculty members. Workshops in this series are sponsored by the University Teaching and Learning Center. Other workshops in this Fall 2019 series are First Days of ClassPowering Up with Transparent Assignment Design, Special Guest Workshop: Leveraging Pedagogy with Creative Technologies, Student Motivation and the Welcoming Syllabus. If you need feedback on assignment or syllabus design, advice on teaching methods, or ideas for new activities, consider booking a consultation with the University Teaching and Learning Center.

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
Online
Event Type: 
Faculty
Event Format: 
Workshop
RSVP Required: 
RSVP is required for this event
Event Series: 
Jump-start Your Fall Semester
Sponsors: 
University Teaching and Learning Center

Please see our Upcoming Events page or our Archive of Past Events for a complete list of events in the GW Libraries.

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