2018 Celebration of Teaching and Learning Symposium

Please join us for the Office of the Provost’s 2018 CoT&L Symposium on Thursday, February 22, featuring Cathy N. Davidson, educator and author of The New Education.

Spring 2018 Events

Visit the CTL Events Calendar to browse all upcoming workshops and events for faculty and graduate student instructors.

NEW "Workshops To Go" for Faculty

Want to organize a short pedagogical workshop for faculty in your department? Select a topic and your ideal workshop length (15, 30, or 60 minutes), and we’ll do the rest!






Upcoming Events

News & Features

Faculty Spotlight: Professor Kyle Mandli on Pairing Up Programmers for Collaborative Learning Activities

As a recipient of the Provost’s Hybrid Learning Course Redesign and Delivery award, Professor Mandli received support from the Center for Teaching and Learning to redesign his Introduction to Numerical Methods course. He used pair group work, pair programming, and open source technologies to engage his students in the course material and encourage them to learn from each other.

Opportunity for Graduate Students and Postdocs: CIRTL Online Courses

Interested in learning about inclusive, evidence-based approaches to STEM teaching and learning? Sign up for one of the online, synchronous courses offered by the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) this spring. Course registration closes on Monday, January 22.

Call for Applications: Reflective Teaching Seminar (Online) for Faculty

The Center for Teaching and Learning is currently accepting applications through Tuesday, January 16 for the Spring 2018 cohort of the Reflective Teaching Seminar. Join a community of Columbia University faculty, postdocs, and staff to reflect on your teaching experiences and commit to improving student learning through your teaching.

Call for Applications: Inclusive Teaching Seminar for Graduate Students

Graduate students are invited to apply for a four-part workshop series that offers an opportunity for them to reflect on their teaching experiences and commit to creating inclusive classroom environments that engage all students. The deadline for applications is Friday, January 5, 2018.

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