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UW Madison College of Engineering News

"Educational innovation: Free online course empowers STEM instructors to improve their teaching through research on student learning" Read more...


Association of American Colleges & Universities

"Preparing Future STEM Faculty for Diverse Classrooms at the University of Wisconsin-Madion" Read more...


University of Wisconsin-Madison News

"Innovative Teaching Practices Encourage Minority Students in STEM"


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Register for Delta's February Roundtable Dinner!
Updated by Janaina on January 19, 10:16 am


Skills for Success: The Multifaceted Benefits of Teaching

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

6:00-7:30pm (dinner included)

Union South, Varsity Hall

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Teaching is central to the professional development of many graduate students at UW-Madison. When you teach, you build skills that will be valuable whether you stay in academia or pursue careers beyond the tenure track. In this roundtable event, you’ll learn about a new professional development framework that can help you identify and describe your transferable skills, hear various perspectives and examples of how teaching skills transfer to various careers paths, and start to discover the many benefits of teaching. Registration is required and will close at 5:00 pm on January 31st.


This event is co-sponsored by the Graduate School Office of Professional Development.


UW-Madison's National Initiative to Increase STEM Graduates Doubles in Members
Updated by Janaina on March 4, 4:30 pm


Chemistry class in Madison College with former CIRTL and Delta Program participant Christen Smith


MADISON, WIS. – Forty-six research universities that produce one-third of U.S. doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) now are members of the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL), established within the Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER) in the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s School of Education. The mission of CIRTL is to improve the teaching skills and increase the diversity of future STEM university faculty members.


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