Ongoing Professional Development

Ongoing Professional Development

New Engineering GSIs are required to select their ongoing professional development (OPD) by:

January 6, 2017


To fulfill your OPD requirement, you must choose and complete one of the following activities: 


1. Participate in an Advanced Practice Teaching session

  • Prepare a 10-minute mock lesson on a topic of your choice and attend one of four available APT sessions to deliver your lesson
  • Register now for an Advance Practice Teach Session

2. Choose one of the following approved seminars to attend:

CRLT Players Performance: Distress Signals 01/27/17. 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Understanding how stereotype threat and
growth mindset affect student learning
02/6/17. 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Did you really mean that?
Improving communication with your students
02/14/17. 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Implementing Inclusive Teaching Principles
in Your Classroom
02/16/17. 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

An Online Workshop: Using Technology to
Check Student Understanding & Provide Feedback
02/22/17 through 03/10/17.

Implementing Inclusive Teaching Principles
in Your Classroom
02/23/17. 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Supporting the Inclusion of Nontraditional
Students in the Classroom
03/15/17. 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

      • Upload your written reflection to Canvas by Friday, March 24, 2017

    3. Receive a Midterm Student Feedback (MSF) and complete a written reflection