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.
Kristin G. Congdon
College of Arts and Humanities My approach to education is informed by my early and ongoing experiences teaching in a variety of settings. Besides working in public schools (elementary, middle, and high school), I have also taught art in correctional facilities, residential treatment centers, museums, Elderhostels and retirement homes. My stude...
College of Arts & Humanities The common feature of all medieval literature, despite differences in authors, cultures, and genres, is that it is very, very old. When beginning my courses, I often face resistant students who have predetermined that, due to its age, the literature under examination is irrelevant and offers nothing of interest to...
College of Health and Public Affairs I realize not all students learn by the same pedagogy and therefore have adapted my classes to encourage learners of all types to be involved. I believe learning is governed by each studentís background knowledge and experiences, but I can present my personal experiences and research into classroom discussions, le...