Fall 2017 Workshops

Participation
Wednesday, October 4 | 3-5pm | 9206
Learn strategies to help actively involve all your students in classroom activities.

Creativity
Tuesday, October 10 | 10:30am-12:30pm | 7209
Discuss ways to unleash your students’ creative thinking through a variety of digital and analog assignments.

Languages
Wednesday, October 18 | 1-3pm | 9206
Think about how to navigate and leverage the many languages spoken in CUNY’s classrooms. We’ll focus specifically on supporting ELL students and teaching as a non-native English speaker.

Failure
Thursday, October 26 | 6:30-8:30pm | C203
Assignments often don’t go as planned. How do we prepare for and lower the cost of failure while maintaining improvisational and experimental approaches in the classroom?

Accessibility
Tuesday, October 31 | 10:30am-12:30pm | 9204
Explore a range of approaches to making CUNY’s classrooms and assignments accessible to all learners.  

Positionality
Thursday, November 9 | 6:30-8:30pm | James Gallery
Reflect upon how your own history and perspective impact your teaching philosophy.

Open Teaching
Wednesday, November 15 | 3-5m | C204
Engage with methods, tools, and strategies that allow teachers to connect course material and activities to broader experiences and spaces.