Workshop/Training

7th Annual Language Educator Symposium

2017-12-09 09:00 2017-12-09 16:30 15 Penn GSE Event: 7th Annual Language Educator Symposium Co-sponsored by the Educational Linguistics Division and Penn Language Center, this year's Language Educator Symposium is themed "Open-Source Learning and the Future of Language Education." The plenary session and workshops will investigate the benefits and challenges of language teaching and learning in open environments. Sarah Peyton Kaufman DD/MM/YYYY

Speakers and workshop leaders will examine the reasons for why many institutions have transitioned away from traditional textbooks to Open Educational Resources (OERs) and in-house-produced materials.  Language program coordinators and instructos of both commonly- and less-commonly-taught languages will describe their experiences creating their own materials and will guide workshop participants through examples of the effectiveness of these materials in the classroom. 

 


Event Contact

Sarah Peyton Kaufman
speyton@upenn.edu

M.S. Ed. ICC Program Workshop #2

2017-11-17 12:00 2017-11-17 14:00 15 Penn GSE Event: M.S. Ed. ICC Program Workshop #2 This workshop is for 1st-year ICC students, and will preview the ICC Internship Proposal. Sarah Peyton Kaufman DD/MM/YYYY
This workshop is for 1st-year ICC students, and will preview the ICC Internship Proposal.
 

At this workshop, M.S. Ed. ICC peer advisors will introduce the ICC Internship Proposal and preview how it connects with the EDUC 845: Microethnography course.  First-year ICC students are strongly encouraged to attend.

 


Event Contact

Sarah Peyton Kaufman
speyton@upenn.edu

Penn Alumni Career Tools Webinar Series: Identifying and Maximizing Your Strengths

2017-12-05 12:00 2017-12-05 13:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Penn Alumni Career Tools Webinar Series: Identifying and Maximizing Your Strengths The Alumni Education Office partners with Career Services to offer a wide array of professional development seminars and workshops exclusively for alumni. December features Penn GSE alumna Jenna Tesauro, Associate Director, Academic Affairs and Advising for Identifying & Maximizing Your Strengths. DD/MM/YYYY

CliftonStrengths, an assessment developed by Gallup and used in a variety of educational and professional contexts, provides a framework for individuals to first identify their unique combination of talents and then develop them. This program will focus on providing participants with an understanding of what a strength is, what their strengths are, and how they can approach maximizing them personally and/or professionally. Participants will need to take the online assessment and will receive instructions for doing so in advance of the session. 

Registration: $10

Penn Alumni Career Tools Webinar Series: Networking for Introverts

2017-11-16 12:00 2017-11-16 13:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Penn Alumni Career Tools Webinar Series: Networking for Introverts The Alumni Education Office partners with Career Services to offer a wide array of professional development seminars and workshops exclusively for alumni. November features Elise Betz, Executive Director for Penn Alumni Relations, for Networking for Introverts. DD/MM/YYYY

Over 50 percent of the U.S. workforce self-identifies as introverts. The good news is that you’re not alone, and you can learn how to network. In today’s world, we all need multiple networks: those that provide support and those that provide connections. This webinar will explore ways that you can strategically play to your strengths as an introvert to network, and how you can leverage your existing relationships. 

Penn Alumni Career Tools Webinar Series: LinkedIn for Networking

2017-10-26 12:00 2017-10-26 13:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Penn Alumni Career Tools Webinar Series: LinkedIn for Networking The Alumni Education Office partners with Career Services to offer a wide array of professional development seminars and workshops exclusively for alumni. October features Dr. Joseph Barber is a Senior Associate Director at the University of Pennsylvania’s Career Services, and an Adjunct Professor at Hunter College (CUNY), for The Nervous Networkers Guide to Using LinkedIn. DD/MM/YYYY

It is easy enough to set up a LinkedIn account, but can feel much more daunting to actually use LinkedIn to grow your network in a way that helps your own career development. If you are nervous about networking, cautious about connecting, and generally confused about what concrete next steps to take with your outreach using LinkedIn, then join this online webinar. We will talk about getting started with your personal branding, leveraging alumni and other professional networks, and being active on LinkedIn to increase your visibility and potential value to others. 

M.S. Ed. ICC Program Workshop #1

2017-10-13 12:00 2017-10-13 14:00 15 Penn GSE Event: M.S. Ed. ICC Program Workshop #1 The first ICC Workshop of the year will focus on "Securing Your ICC Internship." Sarah Peyton Kaufman DD/MM/YYYY

At this workshop, 1st-year ICC students will learn more about the process of locating, applying to, and securing their internship. There will also be an opportunity for 1st and 2nd-year ICC students to meet and discuss the 2nd-year students' internship experiences.

 


Event Contact

Sarah Peyton Kaufman
speyton@upenn.edu
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