Dr. Wright will deliver a series of workshops designed to help faculty develop and deliver effective student-centered activities and assignments for students, peers, and teams in active, flexible, and team-based learning classrooms. Visit www.umass.edu/teambasedlearning to learn more about the speakers and their accomplishments.
Register no later than August 15th. The institute will help kick-off the Integrative Learning Center at UMass. For those who plan to attend the entire workshop, a general schedule for both days is below. Any session participants are welcome to lunch on Day 1 (August 25th).
Day 1 (August 25)
9:00AM-10:00AM: Welcome, Opening Session & Keynote:
10:15-11:30: Workshop 1: Teaching in TBLs: Lessons from the Trenches
11:30-12:30PM: Lunch (provided by CTFD)
12:30PM-1:45PM: Workshop 2: Course and Assignment Design
Day 2 (August 26th)
9:00AM-10:15AM: Evaluating Student Learning and Groups.