Pedagogy, Teaching, & the Classroom: a lunchtime discussion

12:00-1:00pm Tuesday, February 25, 2020 The Commons

Presented by The Commons and the Center for Teaching Excellence, for instructors at all levels

Within the profession, pedagogy is commonly identified as the approach to teaching. In this two-part lunchtime discussion, those who teach--at all levels of the university--can share ideas and methods they have used. Join us for a lunchtime discussion around Positionality, Pedagogy, &

- How do instructors balance their identities and the commitments of teaching?
- Can positionalities contribute to the effectiveness of teachers?
- How can instructors manage productive discussion around conflicting opinions?
- Should teachers insert their own beliefs in discussions on sensitive topics?


Darren Canady, English
Derek Hutchinson, Curriculum & Teaching
Katie Rhine, African and African-American Studies & Geography and Atmospheric Science

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Faculty, Graduate students, Researchers, Staff
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