CWSEI End-of-Year Event

Friday April 11, 2014

Earth Sciences Building (ESB), 2207 Main Mall

Morning session (9:30am–noon, ESB Room 1012)

9:30am - Sarah Gilbert
Annual overview of CWSEI activities

9:50am - Simon Peacock, Dean of Science
Teaching and Learning Initiatives in the Faculty of Science: Looking Ahead

10:30am - Carl Wieman
- Designing homework to build expertise
- Two-stage review (with Jane Maxwell)

11:15am - Patricia Schulte, Professor (Zoology) and CWSEI Life Sciences Director
Revealing and addressing student misconceptions - reflections from the Biology classroom

Poster Session (noon–2pm, ESB Atrium, 1st floor)

Faculty and Science Teaching & Learning Fellows have put together posters on what’s happening in the Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physics & Astronomy, and Statistics CWSEI programs.

Afternoon Workshops (2–4pm)

Track 1 in ESB 1012
2-3pm: Teaching Large Classes - activity design, strategies, tips
3-4pm: Setting expectations with students about teaching and learning

Track 2 in ESB 5106 (5th floor)
2-3:30pm: A Hands-on Workshop on Evaluating Teaching Enhancement Projects