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There’s a change afoot at McGill. More and more people on campus are interested in changing things up – crossing boundaries, breaking down silos, and using new technologies. Develop your teaching by engaging in a conversation around the Teaching for Learning Blog.
In many courses, the most common document used to assess student learning is the essay or term paper. These types of assignments, however, often present evaluation nightmares for the teachers who have to grade them.
Back again by popular demand! Come meet human resource representatives, deans and professors from local CEGEPs and discuss current teaching opportunities and the process of hiring.
List of Participating CEGEPS: (more to come)
McGill’s Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Office of Sustainability, and the Post-Graduate Students Society, are proud to host the third annual Three Minutes to Change the World, a TED-talk style event featuring McGill graduate students giving three-minute presentations about their research initiatives and their impact on the community. Presentations are welcome in either English or French.
First topic: Managing Writing Assignments in Large Classes
Have you ever considered the challenges of giving writing assignments in large classes?
Come to hear Professor Tamara Western’s strategies for managing writing assignments in her class of 250 students, and contribute to a discussion on this topic with fellow instructors from across McGill.
Special to The Globe and Mail
Published Tuesday, Feb. 04 2014, 7:00 PM EST
KARL MOORE – This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, talking management for The Globe and Mail. Today, I am delighted to speak to [associate professor] Glen Dowell from the [Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management] at Cornell University.