Ready to Teach Week
10–14 July 2023


Ready to Teach (R2T) Week is a program of activities designed to help you prepare course materials for the upcoming semester.

  1014 July 2023

Semester 2 Program

We also encourage you to review resources from the Getting ready to teach pages to help you prepare for teaching in Semester 2.



ITaLI Communications and Events

Student and staff experiences of 2023

10 July 2023 9:30am10:30am
Join a panel conversation with students who have been exploring different aspects of our students’ experiences in 2023.

Small changes, big impact: Increasing participation and inclusion in our classrooms

10 July 2023 10:30am12:00pm
This session will cover some simple things we can do in the classroom and reveal existing services to help us reduce stress while using Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles.

Upskill your students - utilise the Learning Development team (Learning Advisers)

10 July 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
This session will introduce and highlight the resources provided to all students by Learning Advisers (Student Services). It will introduce the student voice to show how the variety of services we offer can assist and inspire all types of students.

What’s Working – Generative AI?

10 July 2023 1:00pm2:00pm
ITaLI’s What's Working? webinar series facilitates UQ staff sharing innovative practices and challenges in teaching and learning. As the University shifts to new ways of teaching and learning, the series aims to explores emerging pedagogies and assessment practices. 

Generative AI and assessment: designing questions, communication, and support

10 July 2023 2:00pm3:00pm
The rapid changes in availability and power of Generative AI have created opportunities and challenges for our assessment. This workshop will focus on a range of approaches for us to improve our assessment questions, communicate expectations, and support students in this challenging space.

How are students engaging in your course? Using Course Insights to understand student behaviour

10 July 2023 3:00pm4:00pm
This session introduces Course Insights, a powerful learning analytics tool, to educators, coordinators, teams, and designers.

Active Learning with EchoPoll

11 July 2023 10:00am
This session will introduce participants to the new tool EchoPoll and how it is utilised in teaching.

T&L challenges and solutions exchange

11 July 2023 12:30pm2:00pm
Join this casual event where you will be able to network with colleagues and discuss specific teaching challenges and problems you might have in the upcoming semester.

Beyond Orientation: supporting the first-year classroom

11 July 2023 2:00pm
participants will hear from staff and students involved in a Student-Staff Partner Project that focuses on the first-year student experience in the classroom.


Rubric jam

8 February 2023 9:30am11:15am