Center for Teaching & Learning
The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is dedicated to supporting DePauw’s faculty members in their teaching by assisting them in developing new courses, by supporting them in exploring innovative pedagogies, and by providing resources to help them in assessing student learning. As teacher–scholars dedicated to the development of student–scholars, the Center works with faculty members to encourage innovative teaching methods that create dynamic learning environments for our students.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides individual and confidential consultations for faculty on classroom issues. We also provide classroom observation as part of the consultation process or merely as another avenue for faculty members to receive feedback on their teaching. FITS (Faculty Instructional Technology Support) can help faculty think about and use new and emerging technologies to enhance teaching and student learning. The Center also acts as a repository for literature on pedagogy. From handbooks highlighting “best practices” to scholarship on teaching and learning, the CTL can guide faculty to the resources that can help develop lasting and effective pedagogical practices.
ON THE CTL BLOG
Teaching is Collaborative
It’s easy for me to forget this sometimes, but teaching is collaborative.Read More
Flipped Classroom Discussion Group: Assessment of Flipping
Join the monthly flipped classroom discussion group for this session on data regarding the level of effectiveness of the flipped classroom.Read More
Seven Principles for Classroom Design: The Learning Space Rating System
Over the past year, a pair of resources have become available for classroom management: the Learning Space Rating System and the FLEXspace project.Read More
The Web Accessibility in Higher Education Project
Solutions to creating an accessible IT environment require a full campus effort.Read More