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Registration available after August 15

The Center for Teaching Excellence's GET SET Workshop Series offers graduate students, teaching assistants, post docs, and the CIRTL community an opportunity to participate in weekly workshops on teaching and learning in higher education. These interactive 75-minute sessions are led by CTE Fellows and/or CTE staff and are designed to:

  • Introduce participants to an aspect of teaching in higher education.
  • Provide a brief theoretical background.
  • Offer practical strategies or approaches.
  • Engage participants in interactive activities to explore the topic in depth.


Earn a GET SET Workshop Certificate of Participation

Attend three or more workshops within any of eight certificate categories within a two-year period to receive GET SET workshop certificates of participation.

GET SET workshop certificate categories and completion requirements.

GET SET workshop titles and descriptions.

GET SET Workshop Schedule, Fall 2017


Thursday, Sep. 7



Active Learning Strategies to Engage Your Students Creating an Engaging Classroom

Wednesday, Sep. 13



Designing Learning Outcomes Assessing Learning & Teaching & Course Design

Tuesday, Sep. 19



Facilitating Effective Classroom Discussions Creating an Engaging Classroom

Monday, Sep. 25



Designing a Syllabus Course Design

Friday, Sep. 29



Developing Rubrics for Effective Grading Assessing Learning & Teaching

Wednesday, Oct. 4



Understanding How Your Students Learn Understanding Undergraduate Learners

Thursday, Oct. 12



Strategies for Effective Team-based Learning Innovative Approaches in Pedagogy

Monday, Oct. 16



Approaches to E-Learning Enhancing Teaching with Technology

Saturday, Oct. 28



Strategies for the Use of Social Media in the Classroom Understanding Undergraduate Learners

Saturday, Oct. 28

(11:30 -12:45)


Teaching and Leadership Development: Finding the Leader Within You Developing a Professional Identity in Teaching

Friday, Nov. 3



Designing Student Assessment to Evaluate Yourself as a Teacher Assessing Learning & Teaching

Monday, Nov. 6



Universal Design for Learning Course Design

Thursday, Nov. 9



Using Course Management Systems: Preparing Students for Active Class Engagement Enhancing Teaching with Technology

Tuesday, Nov. 14



Teaching and Mentoring Across Differences Understanding Undergraduate Learners