Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

T@YD: Engaging Students (1/12)


Graduate & Professional Students, Postdoctoral Fellows

Event Time 

Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location of Event: 

Online via Zoom

Event Description 

Join us for Teaching at Yale Day, an event to orient graduate students and professional school students who are new to teaching at Yale.

Attendees will:

  • Learn how to establish equitable learning environments;
  • Gain insight into the student and faculty perspectives on graduate teaching and the role of the teaching fellow;
  • Received an introduction to the many teaching resources available at Yale;
  • Discover how you engage students online.

This event is required for all first-time GSAS Teaching Fellows and Part-time Acting Instructors. Professional school students are encouraged to join the event.

Spring 2023 Teaching at Yale Day events

Spring 2023 Teaching at Yale Day will consist of 3 parts:

  1. Engaging Students: A synchronous workshop on Zoom. Participants should register for one of the three sessions, which will be held on January 10th, 11th, and 12th. These sessions will not be recorded.
    • Register for January 10th at 1:00-3:00 pm
    • Register for January 11th at 1:00-3:00 pm
    • Register for January 12th at 10:00 am -12:00 pm
  2. In-person Equitable Teaching Panel and Small Group Discussions
    • These sessions will be held in person on January 13th, from 1 to 4 pm.
    • The panel will be held from 1 to 2:15 pm in Humanities Quadrangle L02. 
    • This will be followed by a small group discussion with other new teachers from 2:30 to 4 pm to help you get your semester off to the right start. Room assignments for the small groups will be distributed at the panel.
    • Register here!
  3. Teaching resources videos: You will view four short recordings about Yale resources.