announcements

Announcements

It's now Official!

The Institute for Teaching Excellence and Faculty Development has been reorganized into two new offices, the Center for Teaching and Learning and the Office of Faculty Development (OFD)

As we are updating our website there may be occasional disruptions in our registrations. Please email (ctl@umass.edu) or call us (545-1225) if you have any questions or concerns.


Upcoming Events

October
23
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 -
12:30PM to 2:00PM
Priming for Learning in Large Classes: A Faculty Conversation

Come prepared to share your ideas and to learn from each other.

November
04
Monday, November 04, 2019 -
1:15PM to 3:30PM
Diversity Lunch & Learn

Join Karen Suyemoto, Professor of Psychology, Asian American Studies and Critical Ethnic and Community Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, for this interactive workshop in which she will discuss how resistance is enacted, reframe resistance as part of an educational change process, and discuss proactive and reactive strategies that you can implement for addressing resistance and engaging students in your classes.  For more information, please visit our Diversity Lunch & Learn page.

November
04
Monday, November 04, 2019 -
5:00PM to 7:30PM
Film Screening of "Broken Land" with Facilitated Discussion

For more information, please visit the event page.

November
05
Tuesday, November 05, 2019 -
2:30PM to 4:00PM
International Instructors Working Group

Do you find that your cultural expectations for teaching and learning differ from those of your students? Join us for this interactive session with Andrea Dallas, Director of the English as a Second Language Program to discuss effective strategies for handling communication difficulties that may arise either inside or outside of the classroom.

For more information, please visit our International Instructors Working Group page.