Online Programs

Emily Riddle talks to a virtual poster presenter

The national CIRTL Network offers a range of online workshops, webinars, and event series to help STEM grad students and postdocs refine their teaching approaches as they advance through their academic careers, including:

Drop-In Events

These one-hour online events for graduate students and postdocs are led by faculty and staff from the 40 CIRTL Network universities. These webinars are open to all on a drop-in basis through a browser or the Blackboard Collaborate mobile app, with no pre-registration required. Upcoming event series include:

Online Workshops

Online workshops include an interactive online session with assignments before and after to help participants develop a specific, concrete product such as a document or an activity. Upcoming CIRTL online workshop topics include:

Teaching as Research Programming

The CIRTL Teaching as Research series brings together graduate students, postdocs, and faculty from across 40 research universities through online web conferencing to discuss design and methodology for classroom research projects, share useful resources, present preliminary results, and get constructive advice.