Classroom Management - resources for student interactions, policies, and information for non-native speakers.
Course Design - resources and worksheets on desiging a course with an eye toward program integration, defined goals, measurable objectives, and aligned assessments.
Instructional Strategies - an overview of different methods and modes of instructions, including tips on effective lecturing, collaboration, and active learning.
Learning Environments - the context and environment around you matter greatly for our teaching methods and student learning. This section investigates different scenarios, including large classes, online teaching strategies and pedagogy, service-learning, and international connections.
Selected Pedagogies - helpful tips on creating and maintaining a productive classroom atmosphere and learning environment.
Accessibility - list of resources to support faculty in creating accessible course material.
Teaching Books in Print - listing of books about teaching in higher education, as well as books that target how to teach in specific disciplines.
Technology - list of web resources that promote best practices in teaching with technologies.
Our Library - listing of books and other scholarly materials at the Faculty Center library, featuring information on content and current availability.
College of Sciences The goal of my teaching, and center of my teaching philosophy, is active learning. One of my ultimate objectives in teaching is to facilitate learning by helping students to gain the necessary skills to take control of and become active participants in their own learning. I truly believe that knowledge gained thro...
J. Blake Scott
College of Arts and Sciences Teachingis what sustains me as an academic. It fuels and, in turn, is fueled by myresearch in rhetoric, which emphasizes civic action, and by my communityservice. Some of the hallmarks of service-learning—active learning, problemsolving, critical reflection, and civic engagement—guide my overal...
College of Sciences My commitment to teaching does not end when I walk out of a classroom. To me, teaching means providing students with excellent training in Political Science, equipping them with the necessary skills to succeed in their careers, and helping them to become lifelong learners and to understand an increasingly complex ...