Professional Development Workshops for Busy Grad Students

Delta Fall Workshops Now Open for Registration

The Delta Program at UW-Madison offers professional development in teaching, mentoring, outreach and advising through online and in-person workshops. Workshops this fall focus on a variety of topics, including:

Panel: How to Become a Better College Teacher
Date and time:
 Fri, Sep 20, 12:00 pm–1:30 pm
How do faculty learn to be great instructors? This faculty panel will share strategies, recommendations and experiences about continuously improving teaching and student learning.

Universal Design for Learning: What, Why and How
Date and time:
 Fri, Sep 27, 12:30 pm–2:30 pm
Learn to teach diverse students of varying skills, goals, and abilities/disabilities by applying Universal Design for Learning principles to your teaching context.

Effective Communication through Improv
Date and time:
 Tues, Oct 8, 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
Play with improvisational techniques to improve your communication skills for a variety of formal and informal contexts.

NSF GRFP Workshop: How to Address the Broader Impact in Your Fellowship Application
Date and time:
 Wed, Oct 9, 11:00 am–2:00 pm
Learn strategies for developing a successful broader impact plan that will advance discovery and understanding, broaden the participation of underrepresented groups, and ultimately benefit society.

Inclusive Teaching Workshop
Date and time:
 Fri, Nov 8, 9:00 am–12:00 pm
This workshop is designed to build your confidence in using strategies to make your content, activities, language, and classroom logistics inclusive for all students.

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This post was authored by Kristi Hammond on 09/19/2019.