Facilitating and Engaging Learners in Effective Discussions

When used effectively, discussions can transform learning spaces into sites of active inquiry, shared dialogue, and collaborative engagement. This interactive workshop will provide an opportunity for graduate students and TAs to explore how to: effectively establish a positive classroom climate; encourage equal participation; deal with conflict and disagreement; and, assess participation in discussion.

By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Apply effective strategies for ensuring productive and engaging discussions in a variety of educational settings

This workshop can be used toward the 2017-2018 Emerging Teachers Development Program. 

Date(s) 
October 16, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location 
Learning Studio F (TI 250)
Facilitator(s) 
Max Attendees 
35
Cost 
No Cost
Event Category 
Educational Development
Workshop for 
All

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