Teaching Workshops

If a group or department would like to request a repeat workshop on any of these topics, please contact Rachel Remmel.

Fall 2022 Teaching Workshop Series

Join the Teaching Center for our fall 2022 teaching workshops series held on Zoom from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursdays.


Writing Good Multiple Choice Questions

This workshop will take place on September 22.

Learn principles for writing good multiple choices questions, including question stems, distractors, and organization.

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Assigning Student Groups

This workshop will take place September 29.

Learn strategies for assigning students to work in groups, including a brief introduction to the CATME tool. In conjunction with AS&E Instructional Technology.

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Anti-Racist Feedback and Messaging

This workshop will take place on October 13.

Learn anti-racist strategies to reduce student achievement gaps by using stereotype threat and growth mindset principles for providing feedback and messaging to students.

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Asking and Answering Classroom Questions

This workshop will take place on October 20.

Learn strategies for promoting student engagement through asking and answering classroom questions.

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Transparent (TILT) Assignment Design

This workshop will take place on October 27.

Learn the principles of transparency in assignment design, which has been shown to reduce achievement gaps for first-generation students.

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Inclusive Teaching Workshops

(Available to groups upon request.)

The Teaching Center offers a workshop series on inclusive teaching. The workshops features Rochester education researchers, student support offices, and professors and covers different student populations at at the University, including:

  • Students with disabilities
  • International students
  • Underrepresented minority students
  • Women students
  • Gender and sexual minority students
  • First-generation students