Workshops and Events

Innovative Pedagogies Series

Fri, Feb 3: Teaching Atlanta Digitally

This modular half-day symposium on digital local pedagogies will be comprised of a presentations on ways instructors have taught local materials and topics in Atlanta using digital platforms, a hands-on demo of one such platform developed by Emory and GSU ATLmaps, and a facilitated dialogue about how participants might incorporate such approaches into their own classrooms.

For more details see: https://scholarblogs.emory.edu/atlantastudies/2017/01/19/teaching-atlanta-digitally/

1-4 pm

Jones Room, Woodruff Library

This event is co-sponsored with Emory’s Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS).


Fri, Feb 10: Making the Most of Difficult Conversations in the Classroom

Ellen Ott Marshall, Associate Professor, School of Theology
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Center for Ethics Commons, Room 102

In this session participants will explore both proactive and reactive strategies for working constructively with disagreement in the classroom. We will consider the costs and opportunities that disagreement poses in the learning environment and then use a case study to discuss pedagogically constructive responses to conflict.

Tues, Mar 2: Connect with Teaching

Co-Sponsored with Emory's Center for Digital Scholarship
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Center for Ethics Commons, Room 102

Mon, Apr 10: Grading English Language Learners

Panel Discussion
noon - 1:30 pm
Center for Ethics Commons, Room 102

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