Training and Professional Development

  • 10/18 Skills for the International Classroom

    Skills for the International Classroom
    October 18, 1:00 – 2:00
    In person: Rowe 319
    Presenter: Xiaochen Liu, Tina Huey, CETL – Faculty Development 

    In this teaching talk, we will share experiences of teaching and learning. Some suggestions will be provided on helping international students to learn and promote interaction. Topics that may come up include: 

    -cultural and linguistic diversity 

    -implicit bias 

    -course activities to increase openness and trust 

    -student-teacher interaction 

    -tools and strategies to help international students to learn  

    This teaching talk will be in person on the Storrs campus. A virtual version will be offered on October 27. 

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