University of Wisconsin–Madison

I-LEaP and TA-LEaP

The leaping badger of LEaP Programs
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.

  • Learn the basics of how we learn.
  • Learn easily applied techniques and tools to use in your classroom.
  • Learn 7 things UW-Madison students want from their instructors.
  • Learn the most common mistakes instructors make on exams and how to avoid them.
  • Learn effective design techniques for your syllabus, rubrics, and assignments.
  • Network with others across campus engaged in teaching and learning.
After completing the workshop participants will…

  • 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
The August workshops for TA-LEaP and I-LEaP are full. We are planning workshops in January, one week before classes. If you are interested in attending, please fill out the appropriate form below.
Graduate Students and Teaching Assistants

Sign up for TA-LEaP:

Date: January, one week before classes
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Room 2511 Microbial Sciences Building

TA-LEaP Registration Form

Faculty, Instructional Staff, and Postdocs

Sign up for I-LEaP:

Date: January, one week before classes

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Room 2511 Microbial Sciences Building

I-LEaP Registration Form

Contact Jamie Henke ( for more information.