Dr. Kristi Verbeke

Brief Biography

Kristi Verbeke is the Faculty Development Specialist, Wake Forest University Teaching and Learning Center.

Events Facilitated by Dr. Kristi Verbeke

    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing a Teaching Philosophy 1

    • Thursday, March 1st, 2018 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
    • If you intend to apply for academic positions, it is likely that you will be asked to submit your philosophy of teaching statement as part of your application. During this session, we’ll examine sample philosophies and evaluate them using a rubric developed at the University of Michigan. We . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)
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    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing a Teaching Philosophy 2

    • Multiple dates & times
    • Let's refine our teaching philosophies through the use of peer feedback. You will also have the added benefit of viewing a variety of different types of philosophies through this process. Bring your completed teaching philosophy and a keen . . .
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    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing Effective Learning Objectives

    • Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
    • Let’s talk about how focusing on student learning can save you time both in and out of the classroom. Clearly articulating what you want students to learn in your courses helps you target your efforts and design learning experiences to ensure students are meeting those . . .
    • Location: Piedmont Triad Community Research Ctr, Chestnut Rm
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    • TA and PostDoc Series: Active Learning

    • Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
    • All of the recent research into learning and how learning occurs, points to the effectiveness and necessity of actively engaging students in the classroom. It is not enough for instructors to ‘show and tell’ information, answers, processes, etc.; students have to engage with the . . .
    • Location: Piedmont Triad Community Research Ctr, Chestnut Rm
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    • TA and PostDoc Series: Finishing with a Flourish: The Last Day of Class

    • Thursday, April 19th, 2018 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
    • End the semester with energy using any or all of the six last-day-of-class activities that will be discussed during this workshop. Using the last day of class intentionally to 'wrap up' the semester provides students with an opportunity to reflect on the significance and scope of their learning in . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)
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    • Re-energize Your Last Day: Activities to Spark Connection and Reflection

    • Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
    • Join us to discuss practical and easy-to-implement activities that will help your students integrate their learning across the semester. You will leave this workshop with a plan for making your last day more engaging and meaningful for both you and your . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)
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