Active Learning for SoTL

What we wanted: The Teaching Academy wanted to engage the campus Teaching & Learning community in active, constructive and interactive learning (Chi, 2009) by creating an environment where they could : reflect on their teaching to come to deeper understanding share their experiences (successes and failure) with fellow scholars of teaching & learning gain ideas, insights, and inspirations from others’ successes and failures offer constructive fee…

Activities

…late it with meaningful, community-building activities. There are a variety of activities for Fellows or Future Faculty Partners to become involved with: Becoming an Executive Committee Member Becoming Involved with Policy Issues Serving on the Induction Committee Planning the Fall and Spring SoTL Discussion Series Planning the Fall and Spring e-Pedagogy Series Planning the Winter Retreat Serving on the Summer Institute Committee Working with Futu…

Get Involved!

…Press and want to add fancier elements to your story, create a post in the SoTL category. Attend a Teaching & Learning event: any season of the year, you can find an event on teaching and learning, including the Fall Kickoff, the Winter Retreat, the Spring Symposium, and the Summer Institute. Join a community: UW–Madison is home to many specialized T&L communities, such as ComETS (Community of Educational Technology Support), HEF (Higher Education…