Instructor Development Night  
Fall, 2017

Tuesday, August 22

Update:  Recorded videos of the sessions from the evening are now available for viewing.
The link is available on the Schedule Grid page.

Note:  Information is subject to change.

If you have any questions or comments, feel free to contact Adrienne Phelps-Coco

The Department of Digital Teaching and Learning, along with the Management Program, will be holding an event for instructors and TAs on the evening of Tuesday, August 22, 2017.  You may participate online or come to the Maxwell Dworkin building on campus.

Both instructors and TAs are welcome.  Our list of TAs is never complete, so please be sure to invite your TAs to join us (and to RSVP!).


RSVPs are not required, but would be very helpful, whether you're coming in person (so we can make sure to have enough food!) . . . or joining us online (so we can have enough tech support).


5:00-5:30 - Networking and Refreshments (Lobby)
5:30-6:15 - Welcome and Introduction (Room G115)
6:30-7:30 - Breakout Sessions I
7:30-8:00 - Refreshments (Desserts) (Lobby)
8:00-9:00 - Breakout Sessions II

  Join us In-Person  

Joining us in person?  Here's Maxwell Dworkin on a Harvard map.
When you get here, note that rooms G115 and G125 are on the ground floor; rooms 119 and 221 are one floor up (elevator available).
Pierce 301 can be reached via a bridge between the buildings (fourth floor Maxwell Dworkin / third floor Pierce).

  Join us Online  

Joining us online?  Links for the livestreams and chatrooms will be posted just before the event.

  Breakout Sessions:  

Here is a list of our planned Breakout Sessions:

  • Changing Formats:  Adapting Your Course Medium
  • Public Speaking:  Techniques for Teaching
  • Mindshare, Teaching Tips, and You
  • Rethink Your Online Discussions
  • The Latest in Ed Tech Tools
  • Teach Partnership Showcase
  • The Many Faces of Zoom
  • Going Beyond the Lecture:  An Active Learning Workshop
  • Class Participation in Your Online Option Course
  • Drop-In Canvas Support