• Peer Observation of Teaching Training

    10 September 2020 (Thu) , 9 AM - 10:30 AM

    One of the exciting features of Yale-NUS’ teaching culture is our Peer Observation Program. Come learn about the goals underlying peer observation, how to minimize unintentional bias, and develop your approach for providing useful feedback to your colleagues. This is a valuable professional development workshop for junior and senior faculty alik...

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  • Models for Structuring Discussion-Based Learning

    2 September 2020 (Wed) , 12 PM - 1:30 PM

    Discussion is a central element of the Yale-NUS experience. The earliest curriculum reports describe ‘articulate communication’ as a primary objective of our educational model, and the Common Curriculum runs on ‘discussion sections,’ as they are commonly described by students and faculty alike. These can be taught in a variety of formats accordi...

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  • Teaching Interactive Classes Online Using Zoom

    29 July 2020 (Wed) , 10 AM - 12 PM

    Join us for a 2 hour workshop and learn specific strategies for holding courses and promoting discussion and student-to-student interaction using Zoom, including a focus on Familiarity with Zoom Function, Fostering a Welcoming Community, and Creating Expectations/ Norms of Engagement. We will show how you can use a number of Zoom tools to promot...

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