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Course Design Institute

The University Teaching & Learning Center (UTLC) is a faculty-driven effort to expand course design and teaching support to all GW faculty members. Read More


Course Design Institute 2017  -  May 22-26
Apply by March 24

Course Design Institute logoIn a “bootcamp” style program, GW faculty will be guided through a course (re)design process in a supported, facilitated environment. Whether you are re-imagining an existing course or creating a completely new one, this program gives you the tools to create a memorable course using research-supported teaching approaches and feedback from colleagues. Applications accepted February 10 - March 24. Details on our Programs & Services page. 

 

Guest Workshop: Improving Assignments through Transparent Design
Friday, March 24, 12:00 - 1:45pm, Duques 152   Register Here

Learn and practice how transparent design practices can improve the impact and success of assignments in your course. Professor Mary-Ann Winkelmes (PhD Harvard) will lead faculty through a peer-review of their own assignments. Read more about her work here! To prepare, please:
BRING 1 ASSIGNMENT TO WORK ON during the workshop.
COMPLETE a 2-question survey 

Co-sponsored by the University Teaching & Learning Center and Division of Enrollment & Retention

 

Diversity & Teaching Dynamics 

Looking for information related to diversity and teaching? See new materials on topics from handling difficult conversations in the classroom to teaching about diversity under Resources.

Featured Event

Learn and practice how transparent design practices can improve the impact and success of assignments in your course. Professor Mary-Ann Winkelmes (PhD Harvard) will lead faculty through a peer-review of their own assignments. For more information and to register, click hereBRING 1 ASSIGNMENT TO WORK ON. Read more about her work here! Co-sponsored by the University Teaching & Learning Center and Division of Enrollment & Retention.

When: March 24, 2017
Format: Workshop

UTLC Consultations

2015 Teaching DayUTLC Consultations

The UTLC provides support for research based teaching methods, course design and development, instructional tools, and more. For a UTLC consultation, please complete the consultation form and we will get back to you within three business days.

Please direct requests for specific technology help (such as using Blackboard or software like iSpring) to the Instructional Technology Lab.