ELI 380: Introduction to GSI Work

Fall & Winter Semesters, 10-week course (3 credits)

Primarily for NON- LSA students

Learn effective strategies and language used in teaching contexts for interactive lectures, managing group work or giving lab instructions, leading discussions, and managing office hours.
Learn how to:

  • Ask more effective questions
  • Respond to student contributions in class
  • Appropriately clarify as needed
  • Develop an awareness of undergrad’s classroom expectations

Four or five practice teaching sessions on topics from your field are videotaped, followed by self, peer, and instructor feedback.