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First Impressions, First Day of Class

Wednesday, July 28, 2021
2:00pm – 3:15pm


We will discuss making a positive first impression in all types of classes- in person, hybrid, and online." Participants will walk away with: Specific strategies for making a good first impression as well as specific strategies for conducting the first class in a manner that will draw students in and, hopefully, be motivated to do well in the class.

We will discuss topics such as:

• Preparing for the first class • How to begin- the very beginning • What to include, how to go about it • Introductions, yours and theirs… Register -


Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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