University of Wisconsin–Madison

I-LEaP and TA-LEaP

LEAP INTO TEACHING

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.

GRADUATE STUDENTS AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS

Sign up for TA-LEaP: 

https://go.wisc.edu/osxan0

Date: Aug. 20-21, 2018
Time: 9 am to 3:30 pm
Room: WISCEL, 410, Wendt Commons

FACULTY, INSTRUCTIONAL STAFF, AND POSTDOCS

Sign up for I-LEaP:

https://go.wisc.edu/e02n6h

Date: Aug. 22-23, 2018
Time: 9 am to 3:30 pm
Room: WISCEL, 410, Wendt Commons

Contact Jamie Henke (jamie.henke@wisc.edu) for more information.

Learn:

  • 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