News from the FIC

From the FIC: Teaching/Tech, Grants, ITL Symposium

April 7, 2020

We've been inspired to see and hear about all your efforts thus far! See our clickable list of opportunities and jump to those that spark your interest.

Delivering Assessments Remotely with Gradescope

April 2, 2020

Join us for the online workshop and learn how other UT Austin instructors use Gradescope. 

Register and reserve your spot here:

The two workshops will offer guidance on how to deliver assessments remotely and outline various assessment options to meet your immediate needs, including:

Let the Teaching Begin (Again!)

March 31, 2020

We hope your first day back teaching was energizing, even as we all experience difficult times and continued uncertainty. The FIC's primary goal right now is remembering our common humanity in this moment, extending grace while navigating this new terrain.

Shared Experience: Instructor-Led Remote Teaching Conversations

March 30, 2020

Prior to the re-start of the spring semester, instructors gathered online to learn from one another as they prepared to teach in this new environment.

Remote Teaching Support

March 25, 2020

Our focus has been anticipating and seeking to understand as best we can the teaching and learning needs of the campus community as we weather the COVID-19 storm.

Faculty Innovation Center March 2020 Newsletter

March 3, 2020

We know you are busy, so thanks for reading! Which of these interests you most? See below for details.

Reflections: Eyes on Teaching 2020

Feb. 27, 2020

Eyes on Teaching is an annual campus-wide event hosted by the Faculty Innovation Center and the Provost’s Teaching Fellows that highlights the benefits of non-evaluative peer observation and cross-disciplinary conversations. For two days each February, the doors to many of UT Austin’s classrooms are opened for a group of faculty, staff, and graduate student visitors to observe one class session.

Faculty Innovation Center February 2020 Newsletter

Jan. 31, 2020

There is something for everyone this month! We hope you enjoy the three grantee spotlight videos in this newsletter and join us at the showcase on Feb. 28.

Spring 2020 Lineup

Jan. 22, 2020

The FIC, in collaboration with campus partners, offers a collection of workshops and events to support your teaching and learning needs. We've got you covered for this spring semester with options such as back-to-school support, workshop series featuring high-impact pedagogy, events that showcase teaching excellence, and trainings for graduate student instructors. Please join us!

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