First Year Faculty Teaching Academy

Details

Dates: Tuesdays–Thursdays, July 13–15 and July 20–22
Times:
1:30PM–3:30PM CT each day
Location
: Online (registrants will be sent a link)
Satisfies prerequisite toward the Delta Certificate: Δ (1 delta)

Registration

Before you can register, you will need to create a (free) CIRTL account here.
Registration opens:
April 26
Register Here

Description

Learn teaching and learning fundamentals in this intensive 2-week course (typically 6 weeks) from the University of Florida’s Center for Teaching Excellence. This course is designed for future faculty and early career faculty in their first years of teaching. Learn how to create a great learning experience for your students while developing a solid foundation of best teaching practices and strategies. Explore the works of teaching greats such as Ken Bain, Jim Lang, and Wilbert McKeachie among others. By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Plan learning activities that meet your course and student needs
  • Implement good teaching practices in your courses
  • Identify methods to reduce frustration for both you and your students
  • Identify possible collaborators and teaching resources

Outside of sessions, students will need to complete readings and worksheets to prep for each day of class.

Want more information?

More information about this course can be found on the CIRTL website.

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