Table 20: [Meet up] New to Mason
AbstractLooking to meet new people at Mason who are in a similar situation orÃÂ working on similar projects as you? ÃÂ
Welcome to ITL and this table! ÃÂ Join your fellow Mason instructors to informally discuss your experience with this table's instructor role or project. At the table, you will find desk copies of related resources (digital versions are available below), and an experienced Mason colleague who has experience and strategies related to this topic.ÃÂ ÃÂ Not sure what to talk about?ÃÂ ÃÂ Here are some conversation starters:
Share a little about yourselves:ÃÂ
Years at Mason
Courses you are teaching
What excites you about teaching?
What brought you to this table?
So far, what has been the best 10-20 minutesÃ¢â¬â¢ worth of teaching and learning for you this semester, and why?
WhatÃ¢â¬â¢s something youÃ¢â¬â¢re trying new this semester, and how is it going?
WhatÃ¢â¬â¢s the best resource or piece of advice youÃ¢â¬â¢ve encountered recently about teaching and learning and researching at Mason?
What strategies are you trying to help ÃÂ you balance teaching, scholarship, and living your life this semester?
What are you most looking forward to in the upcoming weeks?