Month: July 2018

CIRTL Network Exchange Visit

July 27, 2018 | Julia Johnson


You are invited to participate in a Washington University CIRTL Network exchange visit The Teaching Center and the Department of Biology are hosting on Monday, July 30th and Tuesday, July 31st. Dr. Alessandra (Ali) York is from the Department of Genetics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  Originally from the St. Louis area, Ali has been engaged […]

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Michael Wysession Named New Executive Director of The Teaching Center

July 25, 2018 | Meg Gregory

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On July 1, 2018, Dr. Michael Wysession became Executive Director of Washington University’s Teaching Center. Michael earned his Sc.B. from Brown University and his PhD from Northwestern University, both in geophysics. Since 1991 he has been a professor in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences. As an established leader in seismology and geoscience education, […]

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Teaching@WashU: Guide for New Faculty

July 16, 2018 | Beth Fisher

Resources for Teaching

If you are new to teaching at Washington University, there is a lot to learn about–including academic calendars, e-grades, and resources for you and your students. Teaching@WashU is a guide that we have created to help answer some of your questions. Please also feel free to contact us. We would be happy to help you […]

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Solve a Teaching Problem — A Resource for Instructors

July 13, 2018 | Julia Johnson

Resources for Teaching

The Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence and Educational Innovation at Carnegie Mellon University has created an online resource to help instructors identify problems, identify reasons for the problem, and explore potential strategies to address the problem. The Solve a Teaching Problem site provides descriptions of problems and strategies that are grounded in pedagogical research and can […]

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