Teaching Orientation for Graduate Students

The CTL offers graduate student instructors orientation sessions to learn about practical, evidence-based strategies that they can implement on the first day of class.

August 29th & 30th, 2019

Blended Learning Essentials

This self-paced course provides an overview of blended learning and guides instructors through the design process for a lesson or unit of study.


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Register for Fall Intro to CourseWorks (Canvas) Workshops!

Participants will learn how to set up their courses in Canvas to promote learning, streamline their teaching, make available and organize course content, communicate expectations to their students, encourage student engagement and interaction, and assess student learning.

Join the CTLGrads Summer Book Club!

Are you interested in an introduction to some highlights of the scholarship of teaching and learning? Graduate students and postdocs are invited to join the CTLgrads Summer Book Club for a series of informal group discussions over lunch.

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CTL staff support instructors at Columbia as they transform their classrooms and create engaging learning experiences. In these stories and conversations, instructors reflect back on their experiences.

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