2007 Colorado Learning Assistant Workshop Agenda

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Welcome and Lunch
Ted Hodapp, APS and PhysTEC
Program Overview
Dick McCray, University of Colorado-Boulder
Valerie Otero, University of Colorado-Boulder
Tutorial Primer
Steve Pollock
Nuts n Bolts - LA Seminar
Valerie Otero and Steve Iona
Q&A LAs and Noyce Fellows
Break and Discussion
Dinner and Learning Assistant Class
Valerie Otero and Steve Iona

Thursday, October 25, 2007


Team 1:
North Carolina & Winston-Salem State & Western Carolina
Team 2:
Maryland & Towson & SPS & Pacific University
Team 3:
Cornell & Missouri & Florida International
Team 4:
Minnesota & BYU-Idaho & UTEP & Casper College

Parallel Sessions

Session A
Data Collection, Funding, Sustainability
Steve Pollock, Noah Finkelstein, and Bud Talbot
Session B
Nuts & Bolts, Getting Started, Orientation, Reflections
Valerie Otero and Steve Iona
Session C
Tutorial Observations
Learning Assistant guided


  Session A Session B Session C
9:00am-9:50am Team 3 & Team 4 Team 2 Team 1
10:00am-10:50am Team 3 & Team 4 Team 1 Team 2
11:00am-11:45am Team 1 & Team 2 Team 4 Team 3
11:45am-12:45pm PER@C - Class Assessment & Lunch
Noah Finkelstein
1:00pm-1:50pm Team 1 & Team 2 Team 3 Team 4
2:00pm-3:00pm Discipline-Based Education Research - Other Models of Course Transformation
Faculty from CU STEM departments
3:00pm-3:30pm Closing