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Designing Assignments & Assessments - Teaching Talks

Monday, January 9, 2017
1:30pm – 2:45pm

Storrs Campus
ROWE 319

Participate in a series of informal teaching talks during January and the spring semester You are invited to participate in a series of informal teaching talks throughout 2017. These are opportunities for participants to comfortably share teaching concerns and discuss techniques and strategies with colleagues, experts, and CETL staff. All sessions will take place in Rowe 319. All UConn instructors —graduate students, TAs, and APIRs, as well as adjunct, tenure-track and tenured faculty—are encouraged to attend.

At this session, participants will

• Review current assignments and assessments to ensure that they align with student-learning outcomes

• Brainstorm a variety of activities and assignments

• Infuse more active and collaborative learning in the classroom

• Design assessments that require critical and creative thinking

Please bring a detailed syllabus to work on at the session.

Please email Stacey Valliere at or (860-486-2686) to register, and contact Suzanne LaFleur if you have questions or would like more information.


Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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