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Teaching Strategies

Engaging Lectures for Effective Learning


Are you preparing to give a lecture, for the first or the fiftieth time? Wondering how you can engage your students during a lecture? This session will get you ready to develop effective, engaging, and interactive lectures, from preparation to delivery. 

Learning Goals:

After successfully completing this workshop you will be able to

  • Prepare a “road map” for an
    engaging lecture.
  • Understand the importance of incorporating active learning into lectures and have strategies to
    do so.
  • Design an active learning activity for one of your lectures
  • List engaging lecture delivery techniques.

Workshop Resources:

In the Library:
Online Resources:


Can apply toward these graduate student/postdoc certificates: