Working with Student Writing

Featuring experienced GSIs from the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, this workshop will introduce participants to research-based teaching practices and feedback strategies…

Syllabus & Course Design

Are you responsible for designing a course and syllabus for this coming fall or next spring? Are you​ ​interested in developing a…

How Students Learn

While graduate students do not need to become experts in how students learn, a basic understanding of the research on learning can…

Assessing Teaching and Learning

Improve your teaching and enhance student learning through the use of mid-semester evaluations and Classroom Assessment Techniques. Know how to respond productively…

Universal Design for Learning

Deepen your knowledge of inclusive teaching practices by exploring the Universal Design for Learning framework. Join us to learn more about how…

Creating Inclusive Classrooms

This workshop is designed to help GSIs understand the character and consequences of microaggressions, and to help them begin to develop the…

Acknowledging the Work of Outstanding GSIs

Teaching in Berkeley’s academic departments as a Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) is an invaluable professional development opportunity. Being recognized as one of the University’s finest is an outstanding achievement.

Workshop on Teaching for GSIs

The GSI Center’s Workshops on Teaching for GSIs cover a wide variety of topics related to university teaching and the GSI experience.