Presentation and discussion

Why We Do What We Do: Using Poetic Narrative & Mindful Self-Compassion to Understand Identity in Higher Learning

Friday, March 10, 2017, 10:00 - 11:00 am

TCLT, 134 Thompson Library


Event flyer

Teaching Discussion Series

Failure: An Essential Tool for Student Learning

The TCLT invites faculty to continue exploring the idea of productive failure and how it can be used to foster student learning.

Assignment Re-design with Failure in Mind

Fri., Mar. 17, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm, TCLT (lunch provided)

Register (registration for all sessions available here)

Series flyer (session descriptions included)


Implicit Bias: Reducing Bias in the Classroom

Friday, March 24, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, TCLT

134 Thompson Library (lunch provided)


The Ellen Bommarito LGBTQ Center, in partnership with the TCLT, will present a workshop on implicit bias and explore what it is, what it means, and how it can be reduced in the classroom setting.

Event flyer


Celebration of Teaching

The TCLT will host the annual Celebration of Teaching at the Flint Farmer's Market on Wed., April 26, 2017, 5:00-7:30 pm.

Faculty Peer Coaching Certification Program

The TCLT offers a certification process for UM-Flint faculty to learn about and become proficient in faculty peer observation and coaching. To qualify, faculty must participate in two workshops (modules 1 and 2) and successfully complete two observations using the protocol.  

The training modules will be offered April 27 (module 1) and April 28 (module 2).

Registation is required