Deadline Approaching: Provost's Award for Diversity in the Curriculum
Applications for the Provost's Award for Diversity in the Curriculum are due Oct. 15. This award recognizes faculty who have modified their course or revised curricula to strengthen diversity and inclusion, resulting in changes of impact. Any full-time or part-time Pitt faculty member who has participated in diversity initiatives at the University may apply for this award. Please encourage faculty who have embraced inclusive teaching practices to submit an application.
Frequently Asked Questions About Remote Access to Courses
The Teaching Center has published a new page of frequently asked questions about remote access to courses. As a reminder, instructors and students on the Pittsburgh campus can choose between being in the classroom or using Zoom for synchronous course delivery for another week. On Sept. 13, all classes are expected to transition to in-person.
The Teaching Center is Here to Help You Prepare for Fall Term
As fall term begins, the Teaching Center is available to provide advice, guidance, and assistance for a variety of instructional needs. We can assist with:
- Designing assessments,
- Identifying ways to use Canvas,
- Increasing student engagement and active learning,
- Creating video content,
- Integrating educational technologies into the classroom,