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Care and Resource Support [CARS] Team

Faculty are encouraged to seek support from the Care and Resource Support [CARS] Team when appropriate. The CARS Team accepts referrals, problem solves, and responds to student behavior identified as reasonably causing concern for students’ health, welfare, and safety. The…

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Add Custom Questions to Teaching Surveys

Faculty may add custom questions to their teaching surveys through Nov. 8. Adding custom questions can help gather critical feedback on specific aspects of your course — especially as we navigate through new modes of teaching and learning. Visit the Teaching Survey…

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Pitt on Coursera Program Extended

We are pleased to announce that University of Pittsburgh on Coursera program has been extended through Feb. 28, 2021. This program allows Pitt students, faculty, and staff to access nearly 4,000 courses offered by Coursera partner institutions at no cost. The courses are…

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Faculty Panel Discussions on Flex@Pitt

The Office of the Provost and the Teaching Center each hosted a faculty discussion in October focused on how faculty have adapted their courses under the Flex@Pitt instructional model. The panels discussed their successes, lessons learned, and how they've modified…

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Flex@Pitt Technology

Flex@Pitt Classroom Technology Training Available

The University Center for Teaching and Learning will host in-person, socially distanced training sessions for faculty on Flex@Pitt classroom technology every Friday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. through Nov. 13. You can register on our workshops page. We also have two training…

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Classroom With Students Socially Distancing.

Faculty Grant Opportunity

The Teaching Center would like to announce a new grant opportunity for faculty. Explorance, our student opinion of teaching surveys technology provider, has committed a total of $100,000 to be awarded to faculty who are conducting research projects using assessment…

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5 Canvas Features You Can Use Today

As faculty continue to explore and experiment with Canvas, we've listed five features that you can use right now that may assist with content delivery and classroom structure.

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E. Maxine Bruhns, Who Served As The Director Of The University Of Pittsburgh’s Nationality Rooms In The Cathedral Of Learning

Remembering Maxine Bruhns, “A Citizen of the World”

For more than 50 years, E. Maxine Bruhns served as the director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Nationality Rooms in the Cathedral of Learning, collectively designated as a historic landmark by the Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation. Over the years,…

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Flex@Pitt Supplemental Technology Requests

In anticipation of the Flex@Pitt teaching structure for fall term, the Teaching Center is interested in helping faculty prepare for their technology needs. If your learning space will not be addressed by the base Flex@Pitt technology installation through Pitt IT, please…

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