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2017 Celebration of Teaching and Learning Symposium

You’re invited! The Office of the Provost welcomes you to Low Library on March 6 to celebrate innovative instructors at Columbia.

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Spring 2017 Programs

The CTL is offering a range of programs for Columbia faculty and instructors, from workshops to multi-day institutes.

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Using Course Management and Collaboration Tools

Learn how to use course management and collaboration tools including CourseWorks (Sakai), CourseWorks (Canvas), and more.

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Instructors in Action

Columbia instructors are transforming their classrooms and creating engaging learning experiences. Here’s some examples.

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Upcoming Events


RewirED: Produce the Media (CUMC)

On February 21, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Assessing Collaborative Work

On February 21, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Documenting Your Teaching: Teaching Statement Sprint

On February 22, 2017 at 11:00 am

RewirED: Produce the Media

On February 23, 2017 at 12:00 pm

News & Features

Columbia releases Columbia University and Slavery website

On January 30, University President Lee C. Bollinger hosted an event in Low Memorial Library for the release of Columbia University and Slavery, a website created by Columbia faculty, students, and CTL staff to present information about Columbia’s historic connections with the institution of slavery to the public.

Global Muckraking MOOC set to launch February 8

On February 8, 2017, Columbia University will launch a new MOOC (massive open online course) Global Muckraking: Investigative Journalism and Global Media on the edX platform. The course is free and open to all.

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About Us

The CTL partners with faculty, graduate students, and colleagues across the institution to support excellence and innovation in teaching and learning.

In the Spotlight

Watch a video and read excerpts from an interview with Professor Bette Weneck, Associate Director and Lecturer of the Center on History and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, to learn how she and her students are breaking history out of the archives with a digital exhibition project.