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The College Teaching Workshops, Series II

Expanding Your Teaching Toolkit

Spring 2013 workshops

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Topic: Supporting International Students at Purdue

  • Dr. Tony Silva, English, Director, Graduate Program in Second Language Studies & Coordinator, ESL Writing Program

Thursday, January 10, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m., STEW 314

Topic: Best Practices & Resources for Teaching ESL Written Communication

  • Dr. Linda Bergmann, English, Director, Purdue Writing Lab
  • Vicki Kennell, ESL Specialist, Purdue Writing Lab

Thursday, February 14, 9:00 - 10:30 p.m., STEW 314

Topic: Best Instructional & Assessment Practices in ESL Oral Communication

  • Dr. April Ginther, Director, Oral English Proficiency Program
  • Nancy Kauper, Testing Coordinator, Oral English Proficiency Program

Thursday, February 28, 1:30-3:00 p.m., HIKS 980D

Topic: Teaching & Learning: International TAs' Perspectives

  • Dr. Luciana de Oliveira, Education
  • Panel: Alsu Gilmetdinova (Russia), Shu-Wen Lan (Taiwan), Sara Solorzano (Honduras), and Reiko Akiyama (Japan)

Thursday, March 28, 1:30-3:00 p.m., STEW 322

Topic: Teaching Opportunities in the Cross-Cultural Classroom

  • Dr. Joe Potts, Associate Dean, International Programs & Director, Purdue's Office of International Students & Scholars
  • Nancy Montague, Program Coordinator, ISS
  • Beth Tucker, Program Coordinator, ISS
  • Chuck Calahan, Assistant Director, Global Learning Faculty Development, Center for Instructional Excellence

Thursday, April 11, 9-10:30 a.m., STEW 314