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April 13, 2016
Seminar
All MIT undergraduates take two semesters of physics—mechanics (Physics I) and electricity and magnetism (Physics II).  Those two courses had undergone substantial transformation in... read more
April 07, 2016
Workshop
Featured Speakers:  Ron Yaros, JRNL Scott Roberts, TLTC Our lives are saturated with technology, as our many classrooms on campus. As most students embrace the “Bring Your Own Device” model... read more
March 30, 2016
Learning Community
Please join TLTC staff, UTLP participants, and others interested in Teaching-as-Research (TAR) for our March 2016 TAR Learning Community Meeting. This meeting will begin... read more
March 30, 2016
Diversity and Inclusion Workshop Series
Featured Speakers:  Beth Douthirt-Cohen, ODI Domonic Rollins, ODI Educators nationwide are debating how to approach trigger warnings… should we warn students that content might be offensive... read more
March 24, 2016
Workshop
Featured Speakers:  James Bond, OSC Ryan Curtis, PSYC Why do students cheat? The research on cheating and plagiarism reveals some important insights into the factors that influence... read more
March 21, 2016
Diversity and Inclusion Workshop Series
Featured Speakers:  Jo Ann Hutchinson, ADS Ana Palla-Kane, TERPAccess Sue Johnston, LTS We have an ethical responsibility to make our classes an inclusive and accessible environment, but... read more
March 10, 2016
Workshop
Speaker: Kimberly Kenyon, Associate Director, Cornel University Cultural differences have always been addressed as a barrier for international TAs. However, if international TAs could apply their... read more
February 25, 2016
Workshop
Featured Speaker:  Steve Roth, SPHP Does your course structure contain the elements known to promote learning and knowledge retention? We apply the sticky* principles for creating memorable... read more
February 24, 2016
Learning Community
Teaching-as-Research (TAR) involves the deliberate, systematic, and reflective use of research methods to advance teaching and learning in higher education. If you are interested in Teaching-as-... read more
February 11, 2016
Online Workshop
Speakers: University of Maryland TA panel International TAs varying cultural experiences and expectations may lead them to make incorrect judgments about students’ behavior. This session will... read more

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