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CTE: Teaching Assistant Workshop: Pedagogy and Practice of Leading Effective Classroom Discussions

Center for Teaching Excellence, Thomas Cooper Library, Room 511
Jan 22, 2013 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Graham Stowe, Associate Director, University Writing Center

Anna Bennion, William Richey Teaching Award Winner


This workshop will outline pedagogical techniques for leading classroom discussions and demonstrate classroom discussion practices. During this session GTA/IAs will be able to familiarize themselves with standard university classroom management and effective methods for directing students’ in-class oral responses to course material. Several of the most effective methodologies to leading a discussion will be outlined, and then modeled in a conversation about leading classroom discussions.

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