announcements

Announcements

Spring 2021 Forward FOCUS now available

The voluntary and confidential course feedback survey, the Forward FOCUS, is now available to all instructors. Faculty members in departments that have elected to administer the Forward FOCUS as their departmental Spring student evaluations will be required to share the results within their department. To request a copy for Moodle or Blackboard, fill out this brief request form. Email ffocus@umass.edu with any questions.

Just-in-Time Resources for Remote Teaching

Looking for tips on remote teaching? Our Keep Teaching site provides practical, concrete strategies grounded in educational research and the science of learning. Resources are grouped by categories present in the University Quality Standards for Fully Online Courses. Questions about your course design and/or teaching strategies? Ask for a CTL consult using our request form.


Upcoming Events

May
21
Friday, May 21, 2021 -
10:00AM to 11:30AM
Contemplative Pedagogy Working Group Meeting

“Reflection and Retreat,” with Lena Fletcher (Environmental Conservation) and Brian Baldi (CTL).  For more information about contemplative pedagogy, please visit our CP Page For an event Zoom link, contact Brian Baldi.