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 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.read more
Save the date! On March 6, the Office of the Provost welcomes the Columbia teaching and learning community to celebrate the innovative efforts of faculty and graduate students in transforming their courses and pedagogies.read more
Columbia instructors can now request teaching observations from the CTL to get a fresh perspective on their teaching goals and receive feedback from a trained consultant.read more
This spring, the CTL is offering a range of programs for Columbia faculty, from workshops to multi-day institutes, that emphasize community-building, hands-on activities, and the exchange of ideas across disciplines.read more