Graduate Students

2019 Jan 23

Hit the Ground Running

9:00am to 12:00pm


Science Center 418d

What can new TFs do to get ready for the first day of class and beyond? Come to this introduction to the fundamentals of teaching to practically prepare to teach for the first time, to learn about resources available to you as you begin your teaching career, and to build confidence in the process! We follow the arc of the semester in this workshop, starting with the first day of class and moving through lesson planning, delivery, and giving and receiving feedback. Please bring a syllabus to use (your own or one for a class you might teach).This session is designed for TFs...

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2019 Jan 23

Winter Teaching Week

Wed Jan 23 (All day) to Fri Jan 25 (All day)


Science Center Building

Winter Teaching Week is a series of intensive workshops offered during J-Term in conjunction with January@GSAS for graduate student teachers at every stage, from just starting out to looking toward the job market. These workshops feature specialists from the Bok Center and other units at Harvard and span a variety of subject areas, including: teaching fundamentals, public speaking, professional development, and more! Pre-registration is mandatory. 


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2018 Nov 02

Perspectives on Gender and Sexuality in the Classroom: A Lunchtime Discussion for TFs and Undergraduates

11:00am to 12:30pm


Bok Center Learning Lab, 50 Church Street Suite 308

How do gender and sexuality show up or remain invisible to both TFs and undergraduates in the classroom, and how can this impact teaching and learning? In this lunchtime conversation between TFs and undergraduates from the Undergraduate Council, we hope to refine our awareness of how different identities enter the classroom, deepen our vocabularies for analyzing how power and privilege can correspond to different identities, and strategize ways to foster equity through our pedagogy. This discussion will allow participants to share and discuss their own classroom experiences with these...

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