Engaging and well-designed lectures can set exceptional teachers apart from the crowd. Drawing on research from psychology and neuroscience about learning, memory, and cognition, this workshop teaches how to design lectures to promote student engagement and long-term information retention. You'll learn strategies that can be applied across different contexts and faculties and hear stories about the most memorable techniques used to capture students' interest.
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- Participants will receive an attendance credit towards the Fundamentals program if they arrive on time and stay until the end of the event.
Many of our workshops have waiting lists, so if you've registered but can't attend, please notify us 24 hours in advance (at firstname.lastname@example.org ) so that we can give your spot to someone else.
The University of Waterloo is committed to achieving barrier-free accessibility for persons with disabilities who are studying, working, or visiting at Waterloo. If you have questions concerning access, such as parking, building layouts, or obtaining information in alternative formats, or wish to request accommodations for a CTE workshop or event, please contact CTE via email (email@example.com) or phone (ext. 33857) and include the session’s title and date. Our workshops typically involve a mix of presentation and discussion-based activities, and we encourage a scent-free environment. We also welcome accompanying assistants, interpreters, or note-takers; notify us if accommodations are needed in this regard. Please note that some accommodations may require time to arrange.
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