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What's happening? Find out about workshops, learning communities, and other teaching & learning events at UMD here.

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We have lots of exciting events planned for spring semester. In addition to email notifications to campus, we will post news and information about the events here. Be sure to check out our calendar for dates, times and locations that can easily be synced with your GoogleCalendar. Check back regularly to find out about upcoming events from the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

Ongoing Events

CETL Coffee Klatch -- continuing this semester meeting in Kirby Student Center 268 from 8:30-10:00 am on Wednesdays starting on Sep. 13th

Pedagogical Innovations Journal Club -- facilitated by Christina Peterson from the UMTC Center for Education Innovation (CEI), this monthly journal club examines recent studies within the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) and looks at the implications of the findings to our teaching. The first session is scheduled for Wednesday, Sep. 13th, from 11:30am-12:30pm.

Workshops

Active learning 101 (Brian Gute, SCSE & CETL) -- TBA from 10:00-11:30 am, Oct. 26th

Creating strong constructed and selected response assessments (Julia Williams, CEHSP & UMD Campus Assessment Team) -- Kirby Garden Room from 3:00-4:00 pm, Nov. 1st

Making righteous rubrics (and checklists, too) (Julia Williams, CEHSP & UMD Campus Assessment Team) -- Kirby Garden Room from 3:00-4:00 pm, Nov. 16th

Writing great and smart student learning outcomes (Julia Williams, CEHSP & UMD Campus Assessment Team) -- Kirby Garden Room from 3:00-4:00 pm, Dec. 6th