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Aligning How You Teach with the New GenEd DIV Learning Outcomes

Event Details

October 25, 2018
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Campus Center

Room: 805-09

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Contact:
Kirsten Helmer
413-545-5180

This session provides faculty who are currently teaching a GenEd course with a DU/DG designation with a midterm check-in opportunity to share and discuss challenges and successes related to engaging their students with the new GenEd Diversity Learning Outcomes. Join TEFD Director of Programming for Diversity, Inclusion, & Equity Kirsten Helmer and members of the General Education Council for this interactive cross-disciplinary session.

At this session we will:

  • Examine and discuss challenges and successes of engaging students with the new GenEd Diversity Learning Outcomes.
  • Identify and discuss teaching practices, learning experiences, and assessments that align with the new GenEd Diversity Learning Outcomes.
  • Generate ideas for designing or modifying learning experiences and assessments so that they align with the new GenEd Diversity Learning Outcomes.

Who should attend? All instructors who are currently teaching a General Education course with a DU/DG designation.

Feel free to email General Education Council (gened@acad.umass.edu) with questions related to the revised GenEd diversity requirements. You can also access information about the revised GenEd diversity requirements through the General Education website: https://www.umass.edu/gened/

This event is part of the Diversity Teaching Workshop Series offered by The Institute for Teaching Excellence & Faculty Development (TEFD), in collaboration with the General Education Council.

More information about Diversity Teaching Workshops offered by TEFD

 

Directions:

The Campus Center is located in the middle of campus at 1 Campus Center Way. Parking is available in the Campus Center Garage.

More details on directions and parking.