Casual Academic Program 2022

Wednesday, 03 August, 2022

Connecting with your students: building student belonging in your classrooms | 3 August

  • 12:30 pm-2:00 pm
  • UTS

In this interactive workshop, we will look at the various principles and practices you can apply in your own teaching context to get to...

Thursday, 04 August, 2022

Facilitate small group learning in Zoom with breakout rooms | 4 August

  • 1:30 pm-2:30 pm
  • UTS

Learn how to effectively use Zoom breakout rooms for your class. This event is reserved for casual academic staff only.

Wednesday, 10 August, 2022

Inclusive teaching for linguistically diverse classes | 10 August

  • 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
  • UTS

Explore how to create an inclusive environment for linguistically diverse classes. This event is reserved for casual academic staff only.

Thursday, 11 August, 2022

Enhancing student engagement with Mentimeter | 11 August

  • 1:30 pm-2:30 pm
  • UTS

Mentimeter is UTS’s official polling toll. Why not incorporate this tool to enhance your teaching activities? This event is reserved for casual academic staff...

Thursday, 08 September, 2022

The teacher huddle: Sharing and connecting | 8 September

  • 1:00 pm-2:30 pm
  • UTS

Join this workshop to meet other teachers and discuss your teaching experiences. This event is reserved for casual academic staff only.

Wednesday, 17 August, 2022

What to do when they just don’t do the reading! Strategies to encourage students to do pre-work | 17 August

  • 2:30 pm-4:00 pm
  • UTS

In this interactive workshop, we will discuss and explore strategies to encourage students to do pre-work. This event is reserved for casual academic staff...

Wednesday, 24 August, 2022

Supporting student learning with warm, wise feedback | 24 August

  • 12:30 pm-2:00 pm
  • UTS

Thinking about feedback as learning, we explore how the way we give feedback can support students’ sense of belonging, as well as their understanding...

Tuesday, 23 August, 2022

Marking in Canvas | 23 August

  • 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
  • UTS

In this 1-hour session, you will learn how to access and mark submitted assessment tasks in Canvas. This event is reserved for casual academic...

Thursday, 01 September, 2022

Student agency and teamwork | 1 September

  • 1:30 pm-3:00 pm
  • UTS

In this interactive workshop we will discuss and explore the purpose of teamwork. This event is reserved for casual academic staff only.