Category: Professional Development
Published: Feb 17 2017 12:00AM
In this highly participatory half day conference on Saturday March 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in BE 151, Germantown Campus, participants will examine success and failure through an academic lens. Dr. Ariel Phillips from Harvard University, creator of Harvard's Success-Failure Project, and Ms. Jinai Gordon, Administrative Fellow of Harvard's Bureau of Study Counsel, will facilitate an engaging approach to understanding the dynamics of failure and success as it relates to teaching and learning.
Please register through MC Learns.
Contact: Samantha Veneruso or Caroline Toscano
Outcomes: By participating in the conference, participants will be able to:
Use reflective skills to apply to classroom situations in which students are struggling with failure.
Identify different ways of understanding failure and success in academic contexts.
Incorporate ways to build success and reframe failure in learning situations.