Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Complex conversations about difficult topics like racism and inequity arise in discussions in many disciplines. As instructors, it is essential to model respectful and thoughtful discourse on these and other tough topics, which can be especially challenging in a virtual classroom. Participants will learn tools for debriefing hot moments, calling out hurtful comments, and creating a productive and inclusive learning community face-to-face and virtually.

Co-facilitated by Katherine Beydler, assistant director in the Center for Teaching, and Angela Ibrahim-Olin, assistant dean and director of Student Accountability​

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Center for Teaching in advance at 319-335-6048 or teaching@uiowa.edu.