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    2020 Jul 10

    How do I do group work in Zoom that feels productive and engaging? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 3:30pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided
    Zoom breakout rooms are a great way to get students working and learning together. This session will help faculty build substantive, engaging groupwork into their courses.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Deepali Ravel is the Curriculum Fellow for the Harvard Infectious Diseases Consortium and the Graduate Program in Bacteriology. She is a Lecturer in the HMS Department of Microbiology.

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    2020 Jul 10

    How do I do group work in Zoom that feels productive and engaging? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 3:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided
    Zoom breakout rooms are a great way to get students working and learning together. This session will help faculty build substantive, engaging groupwork into their courses.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Deepali Ravel is the Curriculum Fellow for the Harvard Infectious Diseases Consortium and the Graduate Program in Bacteriology. She is a Lecturer in the HMS Department of Microbiology.
     

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    2020 Jul 10

    What should I be doing live in class and what should I have my students do asynchronously? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided
    We will think about what approaches are best suited to live remote class sessions and what we can do to engage our students in learning outside of live class sessions. We will consider how this varies for different types of content and the ways these two remote teaching tools combine into a cohesive learning experience.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Bradley Coleman is Director of the HMS Curriculum Fellows Program and a Lecturer in the HMS Dept. of Microbiology.... Read more about What should I be doing live in class and what should I have my students do asynchronously? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

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    2020 Jul 10

    What can I can do to engage students across multiple time zones? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 10:30am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided

    One of the greatest teaching challenges of teaching online comes from a logistical challenge: our students are all over the world. This session will explore asynchronous active learning approaches that will allow you to engage all of your students in substantive learning, regardless of their time zone.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to...

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    2020 Jul 10

    Open Office Hour - Bradley Coleman

    Registration Closed 10:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided
    Open office hours are being provided as opportunities for HMS faculty developing Fall 2020 remote courses to ask questions and get advice. Before signing up for an open office hour, please check to make sure there is not a subject-specific session that meets your needs. We also encourage all faculty to first consult the HMS How to Teach Online page for resources to help move their courses online.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

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    2020 Jul 10

    What can I can do to engage students across multiple time zones? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 10:00am to 10:30am

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided
    One of the greatest teaching challenges of teaching online comes from a logistical challenge: our students are all over the world. This session will explore asynchronous active learning approaches that will allow you to engage all of your students in substantive learning, regardless of their time zone.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Nathalie Vladis is the Quantitative Biology Curriculum Fellow. Contact her at nathalie_vladis@hms.harvard.edu with questions or if the... Read more about What can I can do to engage students across multiple time zones? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

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    2020 Jul 09

    How do I translate my (whiteboard/powerpoint) lectures into something that works online? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided
    The limitations of a videoconference means that conventional lectures don't translate well to remote teaching. This session will help faculty adpt their lectures for online teaching.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Kale Hartmann is the Curriculum Fellow for the PhD Program in Genetics and Genomics at HMS. Contact her at kale_hartmann@hms.harvard.edu with questions or if the session is full and you'd like to be notified when additional sessions are added.
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    2020 Jul 09

    Open Office Hour - Nathalie Vladis

    Registration Closed 2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided

    Open office hours are being provided as opportunities for HMS faculty developing Fall 2020 remote courses to ask questions and get advice. Before signing up for an open office hour, please check to make sure there is not a subject-specific session that meets your needs. We also encourage all faculty to first consult the HMS How to Teach Online page for resources to help move their courses online.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Nathalie Vladis is the...

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    2020 Jul 09

    Open Office Hour - Max Wolf

    Registration Closed 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link to be provided

    Open office hours are being provided as opportunities for HMS faculty developing Fall 2020 remote courses to ask questions and get advice. Before signing up for an open office hour, please check to make sure there is not a subject-specific session that meets your needs. We also encourage all faculty to first consult the HMS How to Teach Online page for resources to help move their courses online.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Max Wolf is the Curriculum...

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    2020 Jul 09

    Open Office Hour - Kale Hartmann

    Registration Closed 11:00am to 12:00pm

    Open office hours are being provided as opportunities for HMS faculty developing Fall 2020 remote courses to ask questions and get advice. Before signing up for an open office hour, please check to make sure there is not a subject-specific session that meets your needs. We also encourage all faculty to first consult the HMS How to Teach Online page for resources to help move their courses online.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Kale Hartmann is the...

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    2020 Jul 08

    How can I design engaging and effective paper discussions for Zoom? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 4:30pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided

    Just because we're on Zoom doesn't mean we can't have robust paper discussions! This session will provide strategies for how to plan and execute engaging and effective paper discussions (and discussions in general) in the virtual learning environment.


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    2020 Jul 08

    How can I design engaging and effective paper discussions for Zoom? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 4:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided

    Just because we're on Zoom doesn't mean we can't have robust paper discussions! This session will provide strategies for how to plan and execute engaging and effective paper discussions (and discussions in general) in the virtual learning environment. 


    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course. Registration closes July 7, 11:59 pm.

    Dr. Tari Tan is the Director of Educational Programming for Neurobiology and the PhD Program in...

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    2020 Jul 08

    How can I build a connected and inclusive class community over Zoom? (Topic Specific Office Hour)

    Registration Closed 11:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be provided


    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Creating a connected and inclusive online (and potentially asychronous) classroom is challenging. But it's worth it - our most rewarding learning and teaching experiences occur in a classroom where everyone feels welcomed, respected, and engaged. Come to this office hour if you want tips or have questions about how to establish an engaged online learning community.


    Dr. Mara Laslo is the Developmental and...

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    2020 Jul 08

    Open Office Hour - Max Wolf

    Registration Closed 10:00am to 11:00am

    Open office hours are being provided as opportunities for HMS faculty developing Fall 2020 remote courses to ask questions and get advice. Before signing up for an open office hour, please check to make sure there is not a subject-specific session that meets your needs. We also encourage all faculty to first consult the HMS How to Teach Online page for resources to help move their courses online.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Max Wolf is the Curriculum...

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    2020 Jul 07

    Open Office Hour - Jelena Patrnogic

    Registration Closed 9:00am to 10:00am

    Location: 

    Zoom link to be provided

    Open office hours are being provided as opportunities for HMS faculty developing Fall 2020 remote courses to ask questions and get advice. Before signing up for an open office hour, please check to make sure there is not a subject-specific session that meets your needs. We also encourage all faculty to first consult the HMS How to Teach Online page for resources to help move their courses online.

    Register by clicking the link below. Shortly after registration you will be contacted to provide additional information about your course.

    Dr. Jelena Patrnogic is the...

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    2020 May 07

    Universal Design: Making Learning Accessible (CFP Education Workshop Series)

    Registration Closed 12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom- TBA (To receive a Zoom link participants must RSVP)

    Universal Design: Making Learning Accessible

    Mara Laslo, Ph.D.

    Curriculum Fellow, Developmental and Regenerative Biology 

     
    As teachers, we want to engage all students in our classroom. But students enter the classroom with differing backgrounds, learning styles, and cultural factors that may represent barriers to learning. Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a framework for making courses, activities, and assessments that engage all students and remove barriers to learning. In the workshop, we will evaluate...
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    2020 Apr 09

    Journal Club

    Registration Closed 12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    TMEC 104

    CFP Journal Club is open to anyone interested in learning about new findings from the teaching and learning literature.

    Presented by: Gavin Porter

    Are you interested in asynchronous tools to connect with your students (.....and have your students connect with each other) during virtual teaching? Let's explore a paper on the paper annotation tool Perusall, using Perusall itself.

    Miller, K., Lukoff, B., King, G. and Mazur, E., 2018, March. Use of a social annotation Platform for Pre-class reading assignments in a Flipped introductory Physics class. In...

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