This Week for Graduate Students: TDP Sprint: Apply by May 22!

by | May 15, 2023

Apply Now: Teaching Development Program (TDP) Sprint

Complete the TDP Foundational Track in less than a week!

This unique offering from CTL provides you with all programming needed to complete the Foundational Track of the Teaching Development Program in four action-packed days. Completion of the Foundational Track of the TDP earns notation on Columbia University transcripts and a letter from CTL certifying sustained teaching development in graduate school.

The sprint includes access to all required workshops, time to complete preparatory and reflective activities, collegial engagement with other graduate students in the TDP, and lunch each day. Applications are open now through May 22.

Time and Date: June 5–8; 9:30am–4:00pm
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus

CIRTL Summer Programming

The Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) is an NSF Center for Learning and Teaching in higher education. The CIRTL Network offers a variety of free, online resources, workshops, and courses that can fit into graduate students’ busy schedule.

Registration for summer programming is now open!


The CTL provides graduate students and postdocs with consultations at all points in their teaching career. These include consultations on teaching statements, professional development, preparing for the job market, teaching online, and general teaching-related support. Request a consultation.