This Thursday: Building a Course Out of Your Research Passion

By on July 26, 2021

Are you interested in learning about course design? Have you ever wondered what it would take to turn your research expertise into a course to teach to others? Join us this Thursday for a first-of-its-kind panel of students who designed new courses to teach students about their research specialties. Our panelists will reflect on their […]

Coming Soon: Leadership Workshop & Course Building Event

By on July 13, 2021

Our summer programming wraps up this month, but we still have two offerings open for registration: a two-part workshop on understanding leadership theories in order to strengthen your work as a teacher, mentor, colleague, and more; and a drop-in event on building a course from your area of research expertise. Both take place the last […]

“How CIRTL Impacted My Career”: Final Event Thursday

By on June 28, 2021

This Thursday our event series on how CIRTL has impacted alumni careers concludes with a panel of alumni now working outside of academia in consulting, business, and government. If you’re interested in learning more about what career options are like outside of academia, or how CIRTL can build up your experience and skills while on […]

Self-paced STEM teaching courses this summer

By on June 14, 2021

Looking to learn more about STEM teaching and learning, and inclusive teaching practices this summer? Consider signing up for a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to learn at your own pace! CIRTL is running an 8-week MOOC, starting next week, on evidence-based undergraduate STEM teaching, and colleagues in the NSF-funded Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) […]

CIRTL’s Summer Teaching & Learning Programming

By on June 1, 2021

Looking ahead to the summer? So are we! We’ll be running four short courses, a MOOC, three teaching institutes, and a drop-in event series. Why learn with CIRTL? Taking our online programming can help you: Learn inclusive, evidence-based STEM teaching techniques – for free Hone your teaching skills with faculty and staff from top-tier universities […]

Summer courses, institutes & workshops open for registration!

By on May 10, 2021

Sign up now to attend one of CIRTL's online courses, teaching institutes, or workshops this summer! Our programming is designed to help future and early career faculty learn inclusive, evidence-based teaching approaches while building up professional development skills to help them navigate the academic workplace. This summer, our programming cover classroom-based research, course design, mentoring, […]

Summer Registration Updates

By on April 28, 2021

Summer scheduling is in progress! As programming gets scheduled, we can open registration. So far, the following courses and institutes are open for registration: Research Mentor Training (full course; starts 6/2) The Johns Hopkins Teaching Institute (starts 6/8) UBC CIRTL Summer Teaching Institute (starts 6/14) Transforming Your Research Into Teaching (short course; starts 6/16) First […]

CIRTL’s Summer Teaching & Learning Programming

By on April 20, 2021

Looking ahead to the summer? So are we! We'll be running four short courses, a MOOC, three teaching institutes, and a drop-in event series. Why learn with CIRTL? Taking our online programming can help you: Learn inclusive, evidence-based STEM teaching techniques - for free Hone your teaching skills with faculty and staff from top-tier universities […]

This Month: Annual Teaching-as-Research Presentations!

By on April 5, 2021

  Join us next Thursday (April 15) to hear 17 Teaching-as-Research students from across the Network present their recently completed projects! Presenters will share their findings on improving student attitudes through active learning, effective teaching approaches in online and flipped classrooms, teaching key skills and concepts, and improving student motivation, engagement, and retention. Featured CIRTL […]

Spring 2021 STEM Teaching & Learning Courses, Workshops & Events

By on January 28, 2021

  Registration is open for CIRTL's Spring 2021 online programming. While some programming is already at capacity, our online courses, several workshops, and event series are still open for registration. Beyond CIRTL, registration is open for a January 22 panel on building shared values to foster equitable and inclusive teaching. The NSF INCLUDES Aspire Alliance is hosting […]