Date(s) - Monday August 27
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
TCU Campus Store, Room 208
The Graduate Student Pedagogy Course is a hybrid (in-person and online), graduate student professional development course that prepares Teaching Assistants, Graduate Assistants, PhD Candidates, and Postdocs for teaching at TCU and beyond. Any graduate student or postdoc at TCU can enroll. This is a free professional development opportunity the Koehler Center provides to the graduate student community at TCU. Students who complete the course requirements will receive a certificate of completion. This course will have six, two-hour, in-person meetings to provide hands-on practice with embedded active learning strategies and course preparation assignments. Approximate time spent on assignments outside of the meetings will be 2–3 hours per week.
Brief overview of the meeting topics:
- Meeting #1: Introduction & Outcomes
- Meeting #2: Syllabus & Accessibility
- Meeting #3: Active Learning Strategies
- Meeting #4: Assignments & Lesson Plans
- Meeting #5: Classroom Scenarios
- Meeting #6: Teaching Philosophies & Reflective Practice
- Final Project: Teaching Portfolio
The in-person sessions will be held on the following Mondays from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM: 8/27, 9/10, 9/24, 10/15, 10/29, 11/12
For more information, go to our Graduate Student Pedagogy Course page.
Registration for this course is full.