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Information is now available!

Have 20 Minutes?

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Click to view video-based programs designed to answer questions related to teaching and learning—in 20 minutes!

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We're pleased to offer 3 teaching and learning grant tracks for the upcoming academic year—2 returning and 1 new! What's exciting about this year's portfolio is that we have something to offer everyone.

Mark your calendar and start thinking and planning soon! Descriptions and deadlines for each program are outlined in the full story.

The Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence invites first-year University Park faculty to apply to a supportive, collegial community that helps you become a “quick starter.”
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SITE's grants portfolio for the upcoming academic year.
Funding is available to start-up or existing groups of faculty to regularly engage in discussions of teaching and learning topics or issues.
This article from Maryellen Weimer looks at how we learn and its potential effects on how we teach.
Using your syllabus as a contract between you and your students.
9/8/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
9/9/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
9/10/2015 to 10/29/2015, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
9/15/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
9/16/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
9/22/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
9/23/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
10/1/2015, 9:45 - 11:00 a.m.
10/6/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
10/7/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
10/8/2015, 9:45 - 11:00 a.m.
10/13/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
10/14/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
10/21/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
10/27/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
10/28/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
11/3/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
11/4/2015, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.
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Lists of examples of verbs that can be used to construct specific, measurable learning objectives...
This document describes a specific strategy that provides a collaborative learning experience for...
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This PowerPoint, giving by Bill Welsh, provides suggestions for how faculty can accommodate...