Experienced GSI & IA Training

Fall 2020 – Remote Teaching Training for Returning Student Instructors 

Returning Fall 2020 engineering graduate student instructors (GSIs) and instructional aides (IAs) are REQUIRED to fulfill the enhanced remote teaching training.

In Fall 2020, a Canvas course will be available to returning GSIs & IAs starting August 23. This module focused on enhanced remote teaching must be completed by September 5. By the end of the module, student instructors will be able to:

  • Describe new roles and strategies that will help them teach geographically dispersed students effectively.
  • Identify and become familiar with technological tools that will support their remote teaching work.
  • Discuss contingency plans with their instructional team.

For questions about requirements, please email coe-new-instructor-training@umich.edu.

In order to gain access to the Canvas course when it opens, please make sure your appointment is confirmed with your department. If you do not receive an invitation to the Canvas course by August 23, contact us immediately at coe-new-instructor-training@umich.edu.