News from the FIC

Back to School 2021 is Jan. 12

Jan. 8, 2021

We want to wish everyone a very Happy New Year. Your partnership in support of UT Austin's instructional mission gives us much hope for the work we will do together in 2021.

Wrapping Up Fall and Looking Ahead to Spring

Dec. 14, 2020

See below for our remaining 2020 events as well as what to look forward to in the new year. Join us on Jan. 12 for first event of the spring semester: Back to School 2021!

Online Course Design Wraps Up Fall Infographics

Dec. 8, 2020

Hard to believe classes officially end today, but we know everyone deserves a much-needed break. See below for our final fall infographic, holiday party news, FIC partner updates, and events to look out for in 2021!

Creating & Curating Online Content

Nov. 19, 2020

See below for our latest infographic and a link to the ITL Symposium keynote address. Also, be on the lookout for more information about the FIC holiday party. We send our best wishes for a restful Thanksgiving holiday!

Celebrating Community-Created Teaching Resources

Nov. 12, 2020

Thanks to all who participated in the ITL Symposium! We have a collection of resources from the event. In addition, we are finishing the semester strong with the last meetup and new faculty reflection event. Finally, check out a new self-care resource we are very excited to share along with the latest infographic.

Assessing Student Learning

Oct. 28, 2020

How can we best assess student learning in online/hybrid courses? Explore strategies in our latest infographic. In addition to FIC news and partner updates, note "Embracing Discomfort" (Nov. 2) to help navigate moments of classroom conflict.

RSVP for Oct. 27 & 29 ITL Symposium

Oct. 23, 2020

Please join us for the sixth biannual Inclusive Teaching and Learning Symposium, taking place on October 27 and 29 from 9:00am-12:30pm. 

Supporting Student Success

Oct. 13, 2020

How can we better support students during these unprecedented times? Read on to download the latest infographic, meet a new team member, and learn about upcoming opportunities from the FIC and our partners.

ITL Symposium Fall 2020

Oct. 5, 2020

The theme for this fall's symposium is Activating Inclusivity in Learning Environments, and we've identified the following guiding questions to center our presentations and keynote speaker around:

UT Faculty Supporting Student Well-being

Oct. 1, 2020

We must take seriously the role we play in supporting students’ emotional, motivational, and social health just as we take seriously the role we play in students’ cognitive growth and learning.