Teaching in All Modalities

CTL has created resources to help instructors transition to in-person teaching.

Teaching Development Program (TDP)

The Teaching Development Program (TDP) allows Columbia doctoral students to cultivate, document, and reflect on teaching development across the arc of their graduate school career.

Anti-Racist Pedagogy in Action: First Steps

Classrooms serve as microcosms of the larger society, and the resources offered here, while focused on pedagogical practices, support broader commitments to anti-racist actions in higher education.

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Center for Teaching and Learning Closed Over the Holidays

The Columbia Center for Teaching and Learning will be closed for holiday break from Friday, December 24th through Monday, January 3rd. We will address emails sent to ColumbiaCTL@columbia.edu and to other CTL general email addresses after the holiday break. See also, the CUIT Service Desk holiday hours. In the interim, please explore CTL on-demand teaching resources for support.

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Voices of Hybrid and Online Teaching and Learning

Share your perspectives and experiences of teaching and learning during this unprecedented academic year. 

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In the Spotlight

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.