Apprenticeship in Teaching Program

Upcoming Workshops

CNDLS is pleased to offer a variety of workshops and programs to the Georgetown community listed on the calendar below. Our calendar also features programming offered by our campus partners. To access a full list of each month’s offerings, please click on the month listed to the left of this page. To have your teaching & learning-related events added to this calendar, please reach out to and we will do our best to accommodate your request. We look forward to seeing you at a future event!

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    AT Program: Effective Classroom Interaction Required Workshop

    HFSC: Social Room

    10 A.M. - 11:50 A.M.

    This workshop covers various types of classroom interaction including lecture, discussion, and other activities that can be used in both small and large classes. Principles and practices of active learning are discussed, with an overall emphasis on techniques for student participation.

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    AT Program: Assessment and Grading Required Workshop

    HFSC: Social Room

    10 A.M. - 11:50 A.M.

    In this workshop, participants will explore the theory and practice of assessing student learning, including ways to fairly and effectively grade student work. Participants will complete a Teaching Goals Inventory designed to help instructors be explicit about their goals for students' learning, and will be exposed to Classroom Assessment Techniques (CATs) to use as ungraded feedback throughout the semester. The workshop will also touch on your responsibilities with regard to the Honor System at Georgetown and how best to prevent plagiarism in student work.

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    AT Program: Book Club 4:4 Elective Workshop

    Lannan Room (New North 408)

    10 A.M. - 11 A.M.

    Join us for our final book discussion of Small Teaching on 4/20 from 10-11 AM in the Lannan Room (NN 408). In this session we will discuss chapters 8 and 9 and the conclusion. Please note: anyone is welcome to join us for any of our four meetings, but in order to receive credit for an elective in the AT Program, you need to attend three of the four sessions. A copy of the book can be checked out from the CNDLS suite in Car Barn 314.

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Please note that, while Apprenticeship in Teaching (AT) workshops are open to faculty, they are designed for graduate students. Presentations and many of the exercises are designed for instructors with relatively little teaching experience. Some workshops are more appropriate than others for those with more teaching experience. Faculty with a particular interest in one of the AT workshops should contact James Olsen before registering.