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.

Registration is now closed. Please email join-teachingacademyevents@lists.wisc.edu to subscribe to information about upcoming events and workshops. Contact Jamie Henke (jamie.henke@wisc.edu) for more information.

LEARN:

  • The basics of how we learn.
  • Easy techniques and tools for your course.
  • Seven 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:

  • 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