Overview

The STEM Teaching Essentials workshop series is focused on helping current, new, and future (post-docs and graduate students) STEM faculty and academic staff develop their instructional practices. MSU faculty lead these lunchtime workshops that explore essential topics in teaching and learning. The series is sponsored by the Colleges of Natural Science, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Engineering, and Lyman Briggs College. Links to video recordings of the workshops are provided for sessions beginning in 2012-2013.



Fall Semester 2019 Workshops


First Day of Class: Success on Day 1, Success Throughout

Kelly Millenbah, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
11:15-1:00 (lunch available at 11:15, program begins at 11:30)
1200 Molecular Plant Sciences Building


Strategies to Promote Effective Student Teams

Kendra Cheruvelil, College of Agriculture and Resources & Lyman Briggs College
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
11:15-1:00 (lunch available at 11:15, program begins at 11:30)
1425 Biomedical and Physical Sciences (BPS) Building
 

Normalizing Struggle: Supporting Students through Academic Challenges In and Out of the Classroom

Vashti Sawtelle, College of Natural Science & Lyman Briggs College
Ariel Robins, College of Natural Science
Angela Little, College of Natural Science
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
11:15-1:00 (lunch available at 11:15, program begins at 11:30)
1425 Biomedical and Physical Sciences (BPS) Building


Accelerate your Grading: Software Solutions for Online Grading

Geoffrey Recktenwald, College of Engineering
Stephen Thomas, College of Natural Science
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
11:15-1:00 (lunch available at 11:15, program begins at 11:30)
1425 Biomedical and Physical Sciences (BPS) Building
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