|Event Title||Instructor Talk: Building Rapport and Engaging Students in the Classroom|
|Location||Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave|
|Sponsor||The Graduate School|
|Date/Time||09/22/2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM|
Instructor's non-content related communication with students is important to establish and create a more inclusive classroom.Building trust and responding to students' learning needs are crucial for a successful learning experience. Participants will learn about how and what to say as instructors to address immediacy, promote student-centered learning and overcome student resistance. Participants will analyze their own use of Instructor Talk and determine most effective strategies. Lunch provided.