News & Stories From the FIC

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.

Building Learning Communities

Sept. 24, 2020

Something for everyone. Grab-and-go format for Commons content, starting with Community Building. New Faculty Series and great resources from FIC partners.

Sanger Learning Center Canvas Module

Sept. 22, 2020

The Sanger Learning Center has created a Canvas module of self-paced resources to help students develop the meta-cognitive and time management skills they need to succeed in all courses, but especially online courses.

Building Learning Communities

Sept. 9, 2020

 This FIC newsletter provides practical resources for building connections in online and hybrid courses at the outset of fall semester.

Fall Semester Teaching Support

Aug. 20, 2020

We're glad to send this edition of the FIC newsletter with a message from Director Molly Hatcher and many resources to help you prepare!

We would like your feedback

Aug. 5, 2020

The latest FIC Newsletter includes practical resources for fall including creating online discussions, helping students master public speaking skills, upcoming Canvas workshops, and a UT Libraries scanning service. In addition, we would like your feedback on FIC Commons to improve this collection of tools and strategies! (Photo by Christina @ wocintechchat.com on Unsplash)

New Canvas Public Speaking Resource for Students

July 31, 2020

The Faculty Innovation Center and UT’s Public Speaking Center present a new Canvas resource designed to help UT students improve their public speaking skills. The Oral Competency Resources for Students is designed to take students through the presentation development process from audience analysis to confident delivery. This self-paced module contains guided activities, tips, and external resources for students to explore.