“Small Teaching” Workshop with Dr Jim Lang on November 16th, 2017!

Book cover Small TeachingLooking to make small, powerful changes in your teaching?

LIT and the Provost Office invite you to join your colleagues for a workshop on Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning on Thursday, November 16th from 3:00-4:30 in Blount Auditorium.

Jim Lang PhD argues that we can look at a small set of principles from the learning sciences in order to create incremental–but very powerful–changes in how we help students learn. Jim is a professor of English and the Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at Assumption College. The author of 5 books and more than a hundred reviews or essays, Jim writes a monthly column for The Chronicle of Higher Education, among other publications.

Contact LIT for information on attending virtually if you can’t make it in person. If you are teaching during the workshop time, limited seats are available for a lunch with Jim from 11:00-1:00. Contact Learning Innovation & Technology at lit@wit.edu for details.