Planning Lessons for Student Engagement & Retention


Sep. 3, 2020, 12pm to 1pm

Office/Remote Location



Many graduate students are not sure where to begin when lesson planning for teaching. This workshop will review the basics of planning your class time with students to be organized, engaging, and productive. It will provide a structure that graduate students can use to develop well-planned classes that keep their students focused and engaged.

Learning Objectives

By participating in this workshop, you will:

  • Examine and discuss your current lesson planning practices
  • Identify lesson objectives and their importance - for both you and your students
  • Practice 7 Steps to effective lesson planning
  • Develop strategies to plan/present lessons effectively
  • Understand student motivation

PDA Pillars: Career Prep., Teaching
Learning Experience: Interactive
Time Commitment: < 2 hours
Lifecycle Stage: Early-Mid- & Late-Masters; Mid- & Late-Doctoral
Facilitator/Panelists: Meagan Madariaga-Hopkins, Technical Writer, Engineering

Admission Information

This workshop is open to UNLV graduate students.

Please RSVP at least 24 hours prior to the workshop.

Contact Information

Graduate College
Grad Rebel

External Sponsor

Graduate College