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February 21, 2018 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Category: Career Event
Location: Student Center Hilberry A | Map
5221 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Current Graduate Students

Teaching portfolios can serve as a particularly useful communication tool during the academic job search. Portfolios offer a way to communicate to potential colleagues your preparation and commitment to student learning and teaching. In this workshop, we will explore the purpose of and most common elements of a teaching portfolio, the steps to preparing your own, and identify campus resources s to help you complete your own portfolio it in a timely and efficient manner. 

Session leaders: Tonya Whitehead and Sara Kacin, Ph.D., Office of Teaching and Learning

After attending this GPPD, attendees will be able to:

  • Describe the purpose of a teaching portfolio.
  • Identify the key ingredients to incorporate into a teaching portfolio.
  • Identify the essential elements of an effective statement of teaching philosophy. 
  • Create a teaching portfolio following an organized strategy.
For more information about this event, please contact Cindy Sokol at (313)577-8050 or gradschool@wayne.edu.