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Leading Effective Discussions

Thursday, December 5, 2019
1:00pm – 2:15pm

Storrs Campus
ROWE 319

Presenter: Wayne Trembly, CETL Participants will come away with specific strategies for leading effective discussions. At this session, participants will discuss topics like • Why Discussions? • Collaborative environment • Don’t dominate the discussion • How to maximize student participation • Wait time • Small group to large group • Reluctant speakers • Questions that lead to good discussions • Questions that do NOT lead to good discussions • Respectful disagreement • iClickers, Poll Everywhere… • Using student questions as a springboard to effective discussions Register at - https://web9.uits.uconn.edu/fins/secure_inst/workshops/workshop_view.php?ser=1091

Contact:

stacey.valliere@uconn.edu

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

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