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Teaching & Learning Forum 2017

September 6, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Teaching and Learning Forum is the MacPherson Institute’s teaching and learning event held each September for new and returning graduate students, teaching assistants (TAs), and sessional instructors. This year, the event will take place Wednesday, September 6 in CIBC Hall in the McMaster University Student Centre (MUSC), Mills Library, and the Paul R. MacPherson Institute for Leadership, Innovation, and Excellence in Teaching (L-508).

Teaching and Learning Forum

Schedule for the day:

9am – 10am:

  • TA Professionalism and Good Practice – MUSC 308
  • Active Learning in Engineering, Health Sciences and Science – MUSC 309
  • TBA – MUSC 311
  • Accessibility and Accommodation – MUSC 313
  • Active Learning in Business, Humanities, and Social Sciences – MUSC 314
  • Designing and Delivering a Lesson – MUSC 315
  • Teaching & Research Support from your Library – MUSC 318
    *Please bring your own laptop
  • Stimulating and Moderating Discussions – Mills L113
  • Academic Integrity – Mills L304
  • Learning the Basics of Avenue to Learn, McMaster’s Learning Management System – Mills L508

10:10am – 11am:

  • TA Professionalism and Good Practice – MUSC 308
  • Active Learning in Engineering, Health Sciences and Science – MUSC 309
  • Preparing and Delivering Your First Guest Lecture – MUSC 311
  • Handling Challenging Classroom Situations: Real Scenarios, Effective Solutions – MUSC 313
  • Active Learning in Business, Humanities, and Social Sciences – MUSC 314
  • Designing and Delivering a Lesson – MUSC 315
  • Using Technology in the Classroom – MUSC 318
  • Stimulating and Moderating Discussions – Mills L113
  • Diversity and Inclusion in the Classroom – Mills L304
  • Learning the Basics of Avenue to Learn, McMaster’s Learning Management System – Mills L508

11:10am – 12am:

  • Experienced TA Panel: Faculty of Social Sciences – MUSC 308
  • Marking in Engineering, Health Sciences and Science – MUSC 309
  • Experienced TA Panel: Faculty of Engineering – MUSC 311
  • Designing Effective PowerPoint Slides – MUSC 313
  • Marking in Business, Humanities and Social Sciences – MUSC 314
  • Experienced TA Panel: Faculty of Health Science – MUSC 315
  • Knowing Your Rights, Benefits and Obligations as a CUPE 3906 Member – MUSC 318
  • Experienced TA Panel: Faculty of Humanities – Mills L113
  • Experienced TA Panel: Faculty of Business – Mills L304
  • Experienced TA Panel: Faculty of Science – Mills L508

Details

Date:
September 6, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Website:
https://2017tlf.eventbrite.ca

Venue

CIBC Hall
McMaster University Student Centre