Past Events

February 24, 2021 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virtual

College campuses across the country are struggling to respond to the significant social, emotional, and economic burdens carried by our students. With the dual challenge of navigating ongoing remote learning […]

February 2, 2021 - 11:00 am - February 12, 2021 - 2:00 pm
Virtual

To support TAs across MIT in developing the foundational skills and knowledge need to succeed in their roles, we offer a series of workshops called TA Days. The next session, TA Days Winter 2021 (spanning February 2 – 11), aims to help you prepare for the spring semester.

January 14, 2021 - 2:30 pm - January 28, 2021 - 4:00 pm
Virtual

The Lesson Planning Track is a sequence of 3 workshops focused on preparing an effective lesson plan for a class session or recitation, developing skills for classroom presentation and effective classroom activities, and giving formative feedback to students.

January 21, 2021 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Virtual

The Lesson Planning Track is a sequence of 3 workshops focused on preparing an effective lesson plan for a class session or recitation, developing skills for classroom presentation and effective classroom activities, and giving formative feedback to students.

January 14, 2021 - 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Virtual

The Teaching + Learning Lab and Open Learning are cohosting an IAP panel discussion for faculty and instructors on innovative assessments and assignments for remote subjects. Panelists will discuss a […]

November 19, 2020 - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual

Student learning and well-being are supported by the presence of a cohesive classroom community, both in face-to-face learning as well as remote learning. On Nov 19, 2020, Open Learning and TLL cohosted […]

November 12, 2020 - 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Virtual

Data work is often thrust upon teams of people who already have a day job. Data teams are thrown together and data leaders have to overcome various data divides. This […]

October 30, 2020 - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

If you are TAing or will TA in the future as a non-native English speaker, we are hosting a panel discussion for English as a Second Language (ESL) TAs, in […]

October 27, 2020 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Virtual

Over the past 20 years, multiple stakeholders have identified and recommended improvements for first-year advising at MIT. More recently, students who participated in the Designing the First Year Experience undergraduate class […]

October 26, 2020 - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

Students’ ability to learn effectively is greatly affected by their social lives and emotional state, both inside and outside of the classroom. As we approach another tense and fraught election in the United States, many students—regardless of their political leanings—feel anxious about the election and can feel frustrated and distracted when faculty act as though nothing momentous is going on.