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Certificate Schedule

Certificate Program Meeting Dates

For the 2021-22 academic year, all meetings will be held both in-person and via Zoom from 10:00 a.m.-noon. Participants will have the choice of attending in-person or online. The topics listed below are subject to change based on the cohort's needs.

Fall Semester 2021

  • September 10
    Introductions and Program Overview
  • September 17
    Addressing Common Questions in Teaching
  • September 24
    Course Design Part I
  • October 8
    Course Design Part II
  • October 15
    Deeper Learning and Better Retention
  • October 22
    Actively Engaged Learning Part I
  • October 29
    Actively Engaged Learning Part II
  • November 5
    Assessment: Designing Assessments
  • Nocember 12
    Assessment: Grading and Feedback
  • November 19
    Student Motivation  
  • December 3
    Additional Teaching Strategies and Integrating Technology

Spring Semester 2022

  • January 14
    Spring Semester Check-in and Open Discussion
  • March 4
    Mid-semester Check-in and Open Discussion
  • April 29
    Wrapping up the Year and Open Discussion
  • Faculty will be observed teaching and will observe another faculty member teaching during the spring semester.