ENG 598 – Teaching & Leadership

Spring 2021 Course Syllabus

To provide just-in-time information for GTAs for their teaching duties, the first half of the course covers topics in teaching  and pedagogies while the second half focuses on leadership development.

Current Sessions

Course Introduction and Interacting with Students

Graduate TA Panel

Academic Integrity

Intermediate Bloom’s Taxonomy

Active Learning

General Rubric Design

Informal Early Feedback

Student Motivation

Clifton Strengths


Diversity and Inclusion

Growth Mindset

Mental Health & Imposter Syndrome

Course Wrap-up and Poster Session


Past Sessions

Classroom Presence (Techniques from Theater)

Evaluate Student Writing

Technical Communication

Diversity Bonus

Leadership Panel

Applied Leadership Skills