Spring 2018 TeachWeek Program
TeachWeek is a campus-wide celebration of teaching and learning, featuring events and discussions with Caltech faculty and students, as well as distinguished guest presenters. All events are open to the entire Caltech community. This year's theme is Past, Present, Future Learning.
- Video: We Were Never Taught to Teach: Knowing Better, Doing Better.
Keynote Talk by Shirley Malcom. Tuesday, 4/24/2018. Slides (pdf). References (pdf).
- Video: Ignite Your Teaching: On the Cutting Edge.
Short Talks Featuring Caltech Faculty, Staff, and TAs. Wednesday, 4/25/2018. Slides (pdf).
- James Lang: Video/Slides (Caltech affiliates). Thursday, 4/26/2018 and Friday, 4/27/2018.
All week: TeachWeek Open Classes
Monday, April 23, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 PM
Teaching and Writing at Caltech: Past, Present, Future
Photographic Exhibit Opening and Reception
Center for Student Services, 3rd Floor
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
3:30 pm Reception
4:00 – 5:00 PM
We Were Never Taught to Teach: Knowing Better, Doing Better
Keynote Talk by Shirley Malcom
Introductory Remarks by President Thomas F. Rosenbaum
Beckman Institute Auditorium
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 PM
Ignite Your Teaching: On the Cutting Edge
Short Talks Featuring Caltech Faculty, Staff, and TAs
Introductory Remarks by Cindy Weinstein, Vice Provost and Professor of English
Thursday, April 26, 2018
2:30 – 4:00 PM
Talking Teaching for Your Future (and the Job Market)
Workshop by James Lang
Cahill Center, Hameetman Auditorium
Friday, April 27, 2018
12:00 – 2:00 PM
Small Teaching: From Minor Changes to Major Learning
Keynote Talk and Workshop by James Lang
with ADA Information
Teachweek is organized by the Center for Teaching,
Learning, & Outreach with support from the Twenty-Seven Foundation.