Over the past year, UCAT has used our blog, Facebook Page, and Twitter account as platforms to stimulate more conversational and collaborative interactions among those who teach and those who support teachers at The Ohio State University. This year, we will continue to ask members of our community to provide insight into teaching principles and […]
August 19, 2014–August 21, 2014
2014 Teaching Orientation @ Ohio State
Course Design Institutes
We are now accepting applications for our Autumn 2014 and Winter 2014 Course Design Institutes. These five-part workshops allow you to take a big-picture look at a course of your choice and engage in a hands-on process of (re)-designing it to more effectively and purposefully help students learn. An application is required, and a limited number will be selected to participate in order to facilitate community development.
Recently we asked our colleagues to share their reflections on their teaching this term. Several instructors reported very positive results from an entire course redesign or from particular activities that they tried out for the first time. These teaching experiments yielded some surprising and helpful insights about course materials and the learning environment. Not everything […]