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Faculty Focus
Interleaving involves incorporating material from multiple class presentations, assigned readings, or problems in a single study session. It’s...
University of Texas
The reinvention of TD 301 as SMOC will involve massive resources (time, labor, and money) from many people and units on campus. Our current course...
Provost's Teaching Fellows
As we look ahead, the first few months of 2017 are going to be exceptionally busy, as we host Eyes on Teaching and recruit a new cohort of Fellows....
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A creative process that helps you design meaningful solutions in the classroom. The toolkit provides you with instructions to explore Design Thinking...
Spark - Reflections on Transforming Higher Education
The common denominator of most successful degree programs is a focus on critical thinking and empathic awareness: how do I help solve problems for...
The Scholarly Teacher
Many definitions of learning can be found across disciplines.  The one recurring concept they all have in common is a component of change. That is,...
Provost's Teaching Fellows
At the latest First Friday Think Tank, Mike Starbird posed a question to the group about something he is wrestling with in a class right now – how to...
e-literate
Something about the design, implementation or execution of blended learning is leading to lower overall satisfaction among students across several...
Provost's Teaching Fellows
One of the great strengths of the PTFs – both in individual initiatives and for the entire program – is the willingness to experiment and try things...
Inside Higher Ed
New study adds to evidence that student reviews of professors have limited validity.

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