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The Teaching Survey period runs from November 19 to December 9, 2018. With the survey period under way, response rates can be monitored through the Teaching Survey dashboard. Visit the Office of Measurement and Evaluation of Teaching’s (OMET) page for more information.

Teaching Surveys
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2018 Diversity Award Winners

The Office of the Provost, in conjunction with the University Center for Teaching and Learning, awarded six faculty with the Provost’s Award for Diversity in the Curriculum Nov. 9, at the University Club.

Six Pitt Faculty Receive
Diversity in the Curriculum Award

Faculty Mentoring
Book Discussion

Join Velpandi Ayyavoo, professor and associate dean for Research and Faculty Affairs in Pitt Public Health, for a candid discussion of the book Faculty Mentoring. Participants will receive a copy of the book in advance. This workshop is designed specifically with faculty in mind, and interested faculty may register online to attend.

David Harris
and the
Criminal (In)Justice
Podcast

For Law Professor David Harris, the Teaching Center’s Media Creation Lab presented a unique opportunity for him — an on-campus location to produce professional recordings of his podcast, “Criminal (In)Justice.”

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Designing a course that respects the diversity of our students is of the utmost importance. If one thing is certain in an online classroom, it’s that each class will include students with many differences. Charline Rowland, diversity program coordinator, and Barbara Frey, senior instructional designer, outlined four guidelines that can assist you in developing and maintaining a respectful online classroom environment in an article published recently in the University Times.

Diversity Practices for
Teaching Online

Pittsburgh Regional Faculty Symposium 2019
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TC60: Top Hat

Top Hat Classroom is a powerful student engagement application that offers a suite of tools for faculty to engage their classroom in different ways, adopt and author next generation interactive textbooks, and create assignments on the fly.

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Maker Faire New York

Outside the auditorium, in between the rockets and the trapeze artists, a twenty six-foot tall remote-controlled metal hand was crushing cars for fun. Under a series of nearby tents educators, entrepreneurs, and engineers demonstrated their latest inventions, pitted robots against…

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Teaching Center Featured in @Pitt

@Pitt is a digital communication that focuses on institutional and administrative content, plus practical news-you-can-use for an internal and professional community produced by University Communications. The University Center for Teaching and Leaning was recently featured in two articles on the website….

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