GC: Active Learning and Assessment


Oct. 13, 2022, 4pm to 5pm

Office/Remote Location



Building active learning into class sessions can keep students engaged and improve learning. In this session, you'll get practical tips for embedding active learning in your courses. We'll also talk about authentic assessments of student learning, focusing on learner-centered, formative assessment practices that allow instructors to find out what students are learning and how well they are understanding it. 

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Identify activities that will engage students and help meet learning outcomes
  • Learn about different types of student learning assessments
  • Discover authentic assessment techniques to identify what students have learned *so far

The Grad Academy Pillars: Teaching, Communication

The Grad Academy Program: GTC

Learning Experience: Lecture

Lifecycle Stage: Mid-Late Master’s, Mid-Late Doctoral


  • Melissa Bowles-Terry, Director, UNLV Faculty Center

Admission Information

This workshop is open to UNLV students. Please log in to your Grad Rebel Gateway account and click on The Grad Academy tab to RSVP and receive meeting details for this workshop.

Contact Information

Graduate College
Grad Academy

External Sponsor

Graduate College