Welcome to the CTL.
Teaching at one of the great universities in the country can present many unique opportunities and challenges, and we want to partner with you in your work.
- Looking for formative feedback on your teaching practice? Request a Teaching Observation.
- Rethinking your use of technology in the classroom? Consult with the learning designer assigned to your school or department.
- New to teaching at Columbia or interested in a refresher course? Sign up for our Faculty Orientation.
- Need help with educational components for a grant? Consult our evaluation and project development teams.
No matter what your teaching and learning need, the CTL is here to support you. Join our mailing list to receive updates on events and resources.
“Faculty and graduate instructors at Columbia University are world renowned for their prowess in the classroom. With a focus on empowering learners through student-centered approaches, the Center for Teaching and Learning will partner with the Columbia teaching community to help shape the future of higher education on campus, and beyond.”John H. Coatsworth
News for Faculty
The CTL is holding orientation sessions in August and September for faculty and graduate student instructors. Teaching orientations are designed to supplement department-based orientation and training.read more
The CTL and Columbia University Libraries have released the Digital Literacy Competency Calculator (DLCC) on GitHub. The DLCC is a web-based tool for representing the connection between digital literacy competencies and the teaching and learning practices that produce them.read more
The CTL has launched a new self-paced, online training course in Courseworks (Canvas). The course is free and open to all members of the Columbia community.read more
The Office of the Provost has announced the winners of the fourth round of the Hybrid Learning Course Redesign and Delivery Request for Proposals (RFP). Eighteen Columbia faculty have been awarded grants to support the redesign, delivery, and evaluation of their courses during the 2017-2018 academic year.read more