Collaboration with campus partners, established developers, mentors, and colleagues is critical to the success of new educational developers, especially in a time of pandemic and renewed calls for social justice and equity in higher education. This virtual institute will connect you with colleagues, spark ideas for equitable and inclusive educational development, and introduce you to the skills and practices you need to succeed.
The International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISSOTL) fosters collaborative, interdisciplinary, and innovative scholarship in the area of higher education teaching and learning around the world. This year, in response to the circumstances created by ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and ISSOTL’s eagerness to fully convene again, the 2021 annual conference will be ISSOTL’s first hosted in an entirely virtual environment.
The AAC&U Conference on Transforming STEM Higher Education questions and examines the entire range of contemporary challenges to—and opportunities for—STEM higher education reform. This conference focuses on advancing undergraduate STEM education reform that brings diverse perspectives and world-views to bear on levers of change.
#POD21: Evolving Beyond Crisis - Connecting to the Future
After a difficult year, we are tired, stressed, and worried about making mistakes—and that’s just our personal lives. We’ve also been working beyond our usual comfort zone by helping our institutions navigate transitions and pivots in response to current health, social, and political crises.
The Original Lilly Conference on College Teaching is one of the nation’s most renowned conferences presenting the scholarship of teaching and learning. For over thirty-five years, teacher-scholars from across the U.S. and internationally have gathered annually the weekend before Thanksgiving to share innovative pedagogies and discuss questions, challenges, and insights about teaching and learning.
The 40th annual Original Lilly Conference on College Teaching is scheduled to take place November 18-20, 2021, at Armstrong Conference Center on the Miami University campus. Check their website for updates.
The SoTL Commons is an international conference with an intimate feel – listen to high quality presentations from nationally and internationally recognized speakers and join in conversations on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) with a community of scholars from around the world.
"I’m Kevin Gannon, and I serve as Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) and Professor of History at Grand View University in Des Moines, Iowa. I’m a total geek for History, pedagogy, and technology–particularly where the three intersect. I’m in higher education because I believe in its emancipatory and democratizing potential, and I’ll gladly join anyone advocating for those things at the barricades."
In Turn to Your Neighbor: The Official Peer Instruction Blog, PI and flipped teaching expert and Peer Instruction Network Co-founder, Julie Schell and innovative educators from Ethiopia to New York City examine all facets of innovative teaching with a special focus on Peer Instruction.
This fairly comprehensive list of articles and resources is organized by title from active learning to millenial students and universal design for learning.