The APSA Pedagogy Workshop, originally introduced in 2017, is held as a short course on the Wednesday prior to the Annual Meeting. Led by two faculty co-leaders, participants work on improving their pedagogical materials for teaching portfolios and tenure files. Information about past pedagogy workshops can be found below.
The 2020 Pedagogy Workshop will take place virtually over 3 sessions on July 29, August 5, and August 12. The workshop will be led by Andreea Maierean, Wilkes University and Anne Santiago, University of Portland. Topics of the workshop include 1) Theories of student learning and the joy of teaching 2) Course Design and Assessment 3) The Inclusive Classroom and 4) Creating a teaching portfolio. In addition to learning some tips from the workshop leaders on the art of teaching, participants will draft a syllabus, assignment, and assessment rubric for one course of their choice, as well as practice delivering a short lesson to their peers. Attendance is free and will be capped at 15 participants.
The application deadline is July 6, 2020. Apply here!