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, 2511 Microbial Sciences Building.


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