In this workshop, participants will discuss the value of fostering a professional learning environment and leading with compassion. Concrete methods for establishing their presence as educators in classrooms and office hours will also be discussed.
This workshop will provide participants with tools and tips to humanize students and themselves in the classroom, with the aim of overcoming the challenges associated with biases. This workshop is open to UC Davis Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars.
Fostering a positive learning environment includes learning how to best support students from different backgrounds (e.g., international, first-gen, undocumented, veteran, etc.). In this workshop, enrich your cultural competency and learn how to support inclusive learning opportunities.
As instructors, we spend a lot of time preparing for and thinking about our classes and instruction. However, even when we have a wonderfully designed lesson plan and feel like we are in control of every detail of the lesson, unexpected events may arise.