Faculty Development

Helping faculty design and teach high quality courses


Program Highlights

  • For Entire Departments

    These programs are designed for entire departments, programs, or units.

  • Ace Your Course Challenge

    The Challenge is returning this Fall. Follow this link to find more information for your students to participate.

  • ATL Conversations

    ATL Conversations are designed to ignite interest and discussion among faculty and staff from across campus about teaching and learning. For each conversation, URI faculty and staff are invited to share their experiences around an innovative approach to teaching and learning.

  • Metacognition September 2017

    Metacognition: The Key to Acing Courses!

    The Office for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning is excited to bring Dr. Saundra McGuire to campus on September 28th and 29th, 2017. Dr. McGuire has been teaching chemistry, working in the area of learning and teaching support, and mentoring students for over 40 years. She has received wide acclaim for her presentations and workshops on metacognition and student learning.

  • For New Faculty

    Resources for new faculty including Nuts and Bolts of Teaching at URI.

  • Engaging Ideas: The Professor's Guide to Integrating Writing Critical Thinking, and Active Learning in the Classroom

    Writing Across the Curriculum Seminar

    Join the Writing Across the Curriculum Seminar with Nedra Reynolds, Professor of Writing and Rhetoric and Director of the Writing Across the Curriculum Initiative at URI.

  • Students and Teacher in Active Learning Classroom

    Active Learning Classroom Certification

    ATL offers a series of workshops to prepare faculty to teach in the Active Learning Classroom.

  • Cover of High Impact Teaching Seminar Textbook: Teaching for Learning

    High Impact Teaching Seminars

    The High Impact Teaching Seminar is a seven-session seminar offered each semester and over the summer that covers evidence-based strategies for teaching and learning.

Upcoming Events

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