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.”
News for Faculty
On May 24, 2017, Teachers College, Columbia University and the Columbia Center for Teaching and Learning will launch a new MOOC (massive open online course) Innovating Instruction: Reimagining Teaching with Technology on the edX platform. The course is free and open to all.read more
Teachers College, Columbia University and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) are relaunching The Science of Learning–What Every Teacher Should Know MOOC (massive open online course) as a self-paced course on the edX platform. The course is free and open to all.read more
On May 31, 2017, Columbia University and the Center for Women’s History at the New-York Historical Society will launch Women Have Always Worked: The U.S. Experience 1920 – 2016 – the second part of the Women Have Always Worked MOOC (massive open online course) on the edX platform. Both parts of the course are free and open to all.read more
This summer, the CTL will offer three intensive institutes for faculty and one institute for graduate students to develop new teaching approaches, applications, and skills with hands-on guidance from CTL staff. Apply today!read more