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Teaching a large class this spring?

If you are teaching a large class (whatever “large” means to you) during Spring 2018, UCAT invites you to apply to join a short-term community of instructors. This group will meet four times between February and May to debrief the experience of teaching a ...  more»

Course Design Institute Applications Open

Applications are now open for our upcoming Course Design Institutes. Join colleagues from across the university as you 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. ...  more»

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Teachers Talk: Small Changes, Big Impact

In November, we sponsored a giveaway for a copy of James Lang’s Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning. As part of the giveaway, we asked participants two questions: Have you ever made small tweaks to an assignment or lesson plan that ...  more»

Monthly UCAT Update: December

Welcome to our December edition of “What’s happening at UCAT?” While December can be a busy month in terms of grading and administering final exams, we hope you are also looking forward to a relaxing break and some time for restoration. This post will highlight ...  more»