Workshops

Fall 2018 Workshop Enrollment

The workshop schedule for Fall 2018 is up and ready. You can begin to register for workshop through people soft like any other class. If you have any questions please let us know.

If you are interested in applying for a position please use the link to apply. Below are the procedures and requirements for the position.

Please send this application by email to workshops [at] egr.uh.edu. If you will receive College Work Study funding in the Fall, please let us know.

Excellence Workshop Facilitator

Student must have made a grade of an A- or better to be a Facilitator. The Facilitator is responsible for leading the collaborative learning environment. Develop worksheets and problems and lead a discussion of problem solving techniques and initiatives. Problems should be based on material from the class lecture and should incorporate material that will help the students gain mastery in knowledge over the subject. A Facilitator will be able to present material and control the environment.

Excellence Workshop Assistant Facilitator

Student must have a grade of a B- or better to be an Assistant Facilitator. The Assistant Facilitator is act as a backup for the Facilitator. Assistant Facilitator will execute any administrative duties such as taking attendance, making copies, following up with students about participation, grades, or absences.

Selection Process

Students submit an application and are interviewed for the position. Application is reviewed by the Workshop Coordinator. Interview can be done at any time during the application process. Applications become available depending on when the schedule gets built. The Application is usually available a month after enrollment has started and can vary from Fall and Spring semesters. Selection process also depends on the semester and when the schedule can be finalized.

Training Requirements

Mandatory one day training focusing on organization, communication and leadership. Dates are set for mandatory meetings and expectations are set as far as performance, duties, responsibilities and required documentations. Explanation of the payment process and how to use the web clock for logging in hours. Training for Fall 2018 workshops will take place August 17, 2018. Training for Spring 2019 Workshop TBD.

Deadlines

Fall Semester > Schedule is published late March/early April. Registration starts soon after. Returning Facilitators & Assistants are expected to make workshop schedule suggestions after deciding when the workshop best fits their schedule and the schedule for students who will be enrolling in the workshop.

Spring Semester > Schedule is published late October. Registration usually starts first of November. Returning Facilitators & Assistants are expected to make workshop schedule suggestions after deciding when the workshop best fits their schedule and the schedule for the students who will be enrolling in the workshop.