Videos

Tips for Teaching
Teaching at GSU: This video features Dr. Tim Renick, Senior Associate Provost for Academic Programs discussing the classroom environment at GSU.
First day of class: Video clips of what six of Georgia State’s most effective instructors do on the first day of class.

Commenting on Student Writing: This video provides tips on effective commenting strategies, particularly focusing on higher and lower order writing issues.

Writing Resources to Share with Students

Creating a Research Question: This video provides a student with tips on how to narrow a broad topic into a usable research question.

Search Terms: Sometimes the hardest part of the research process is figuring out how to search for the information you need. The steps in this video can help students come up with a list of search terms to use in their research.

Subject and Verb Agreement: This video provides examples of subject and verb disagreement and how to fix them.

Using Google, Wikipedia, and Google Scholar, and GSU’s Library:  This video teaches students about different online information tools and when and how to use them.

Works Cited Page: The works cited page can be daunting for students who are often asked to write works cited pages in different formatting styles.  This video covers the design of a works cited in MLA format.

Writing Better Emails: Students sometimes struggle with the email form, and it will be a type of writing that they use often in their work lives.  This video offers suggestions for improving writing in the email format.

Writing Project Proposals: This video covers 5 important questions students need to answer when they’re writing project proposal

 

 

Upcoming Events

Jul
27
Wed
1:00 pm Student Veterans: Teaching Those... @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Student Veterans: Teaching Those... @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Student Veterans: Teaching Those Who’ve Served @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning |  |  |
We will discuss the needs of student vets in the classroom by addressing the academic, financial, social, and emotional needs of military. This workshop supports the Green Zone: Supporting Student Veterans Training offered by the… more »
Jul
28
Thu
2:00 pm Active Learning Strategies @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Active Learning Strategies @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Jul 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Active Learning Strategies @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning |  |  |
A classroom focused on active learning encourages students to take part in their own education. Students often engage in “hands-on” activities and focus on developing the skills of the discipline. This session will present a… more »
Aug
4
Thu
2:00 pm Meeting the Diverse Needs of Our... @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Meeting the Diverse Needs of Our... @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meeting the Diverse Needs of Our Students @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning |  |  |
Georgia State has one of the most diverse student populations in the nation. Our students come to the classroom with a wide range of abilities, skills, life experiences, and educational backgrounds. This session will focus… more »
Aug
8
Mon
12:00 pm Preparing for the First Day of C... @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Preparing for the First Day of C... @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Preparing for the First Day of Class @ CETL Learning Studio, Library South, Room 100 - Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning |  |  |
This session is for new or relatively new teachers. We will discuss syllabus design, assignment construction, and setting the stage for a successful semester. Sample materials will be available for consideration, and participants are encouraged… more »

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