May 14, 2021 –
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
The Graduate School invites you to an intensive program that will help fulfill the workshop portion of the requirements for the M SU CCTP. Over the course of two days, featured speakers will discuss teac hing with technology, assessing student learning outcomes, creating effe ctive learning environments, and developing teaching portfolios for diffe rent kinds of academic institutions. Through a combination of interactive group sessions and focused breakouts, you will gain skills in core compet ency areas of the Certification, plan a mentored teaching project, and d evelop the template for your final teaching portfolio. You will also learn about resources available to support your professional development in tea ching from other units at Michigan State, including the Office for Inclus ion and Intercultural Initiatives, the Academic Advancement Network and t he Hub for Innovation in Learning and Technology.
The Certification is designed for doctoral students, MMs, MFAs and postdocs preparing to become faculty members in a college or university. The CCTP culminates in the preparation of an e-portfolio that will help participants prepare for academic job interviews and plan for their professional development as ear ly career faculty. Graduate students who successfully complete all require ments will receive a designation of the Certification on their MSU transcr ipt; postdocs receive a letter from the provost recognizing their complet ion of the CCTP. Registration is required and participants must attend bot h days of the institute.