All members of the VCU community are invited. Space is limited. Lunch provided with RSVP by 8/2 online at or Debbie Stewart,, 8-6591.

Plan to spend the most important three hours of your summer by learning new strategies for teaching and assessing learners. You are welcome to participate in this round robin demonstration in which you can listen, observe, and talk to your School of Medicine colleagues in the Teaching in Medical Education Faculty Fellows Program (TiME) who will share effective strategies for actively engaging learners of all levels.

Demonstrations include:

Using Oral Presentations for Assessment; Creating Peer and Self-Assessments with Rubrics; Assessing Simulation Exercises; Critical and Reflective Writing; Writing Multiple Choice Questions; Using Bloom?s Taxonomy

12 - 1 p.m. Lunch and Overview: Dr. Terry Carter, Associate Dean, Professional Instruction & Faculty Development

1 - 3 p.m. (Learning Studios, 5th & 6th Fls.): Colleagues rotate among tables sharing a wide variety of approaches for learning and assessment

For questions, please contact Debbie Stewart,

Medicine:Faculty Affairs
Varous presenters
School of Medicine