University of Wisconsin–Madison

I-LEaP and TA-LEaP


Are you interested in improving as a teacher?
Are you curious about active learning strategies?
Are you hungry for a place to talk about your teaching?

Sign up for this 2-day Learning Environment And Pedagogics workshop sponsored and taught by the UW-Madison Teaching Academy. Introduce yourself to evidence-based practices that have a high impact on student learning.

Registration is open for LEaP: Winter 2019, January 14-15, 2019. 9:30am-3:30pm, 2317 Engineering Hall.

Registration is now closed. Please email to subscribe to information about upcoming events and workshops.

Please ensure you have availability to attend the entire workshop, both days.

Contact Jamie Henke ( for more information.


  • basics of how we learn.
  • easy techniques and tools for your course.
  • 7 things UW-Madison students want from instructors.
  • common mistakes instructors make on exams and how to avoid them.
  • effective syllabus, rubrics, and assignments design.
  • others across campus engaged in teaching and learning.

After the workshop:

  • Feel more confident in the classroom
  • Have concrete tools to create a successful classroom experience that you can use right away.
  • Be aware of evidenced-based instruction practices
  • Have a community of peers for ongoing support