Powerful possibilities open up when considering how we might embrace strategies that reduce anxiety, increase transparency, encourage consistently meaningful learning, and therefore foster educational justice.Continue reading "Grading for Equitable Learning"
Teaching for justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion extends to the syllabus shared with students.Continue reading "Inclusive Syllabus"
A self-paced ATL Conversation is a collection of resources you can explore and engage with on Brightspace. You will have the option to engage in the creation and information curation process as our learning on the topic and needs of our community continue to evolve. This is a conversation for you and guided by you.Continue reading "ATL Course: Trauma-informed pedagogy"
Inclusive teaching is an issue that has received increased attention on college campuses around the country and around the world. Understanding how course climate impacts students and their learning is increasingly important to faculty and administrators alike across a wide range of educational contexts.Continue reading "Columbia on EdX: Inclusive Teaching-Supporting All Students in the College Classroom"
Every day, teachers make thousands of decisions: what content to teach, what activities to assign, who to call on, how to respond to a student question, how to react to student behavior. … In this course, we will investigate these interactions, rehearse responding to difficult scenarios, and develop a set of equity teaching mindsets and practices to support all of our learners, especially underserved students.Continue reading "MIT on EdX: Becoming a More Equitable Educator: Mindsets and Practices"
To help faculty with the design of their courses, ATL provides support for course design and delivery. These resources are to support courses meet the diversity and inclusion general education requirement.Continue reading "Diversity and Inclusion in General Education"
How can we help our students and ourselves engage in honest, courageous, and critically reflective dialogue when engaging complex topics in our classroom?Continue reading "Difficult Dialogue? Be Brave & Real!"
A comprehensive set of resources related to inclusive teaching.Continue reading "Inclusive Teaching Resources"
A list of practical steps to increase the inclusiveness of your classroom. Adapted from the Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning by Anna SantucciContinue reading "Evidence-based Approaches to Creating Inclusive Classrooms"
Creating an inclusive classroom begins with acknowledging our students enter your classroom with diverse perspectives, experiences, and approaches to learning.Continue reading "Climate & Sense of Belonging"