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Celebration of Teaching

  UCI honors some of its outstanding instructors at the 2017 Celebration of Teaching. Founded in 1992, to date over 300 professors, lecturers, and TAs have been recognized by their colleagues and students for exemplary teaching. 2017 Celebration of Teaching Thursday, May 4, 2017 4:30-6:30 pm, University Student Center, Doheny Beach A&B. For more information[…]

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Instructional Technology Internship Opportunity Working with Faculty to Improve Course Websites

Would you like to get a head start in learning about educational technology? The Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI) at UCI is partnering with the School of Education to offer a 4-credit independent study course on implementing Canvas, the learning management system (LMS) that many faculty are already using in their courses. Many[…]

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Previous Recipients of Celebration of Teaching Awards 1997-2015

LAST NAME: FIRST NAME: DEPT. SCHOOL: AWARD: YEAR: AICHER Rebecca Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Biological Sciences Most Promising Future Faculty Member 2009 ARASASINGHAM Ramesh Chemistry Physical Sciences Instructional Technology Innovation 2008 ARASASINGHAM Ramesh Chemistry Physical Sciences Lecturer of the Year 2006 ARASASINGHAM Ramesh Chemistry Physical Sciences Dean’s Honoree 2003 ARVO James Computer Science DBSICS Dean’s[…]

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Meet the Fellows

Pedagogical Fellows are a group of productive apprentice scholars who also have a keen interest in providing superlative instruction in their roles as Teaching Assistants. Fellows are selected through a competitive process based on their teaching evaluations, letters of recommendation, and demonstrated interest in pedagogy. They commit to additional course work and other training in[…]

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Chandler Loble

About Goals & Mission Staff ⏵ Contact Us News & Events Chandler Loble Contact Email: cloble@uci.edu Phone: (949)-824-3594 Instructional Designer Chandler Loble has spent the last three years as an instructional designer in higher education, developing engaging courses for a variety of learning environments. Prior to joining the instructional design team at UCI, Chandler taught[…]

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Jennifer Foung

About Goals & Mission Staff ⏵ Contact Us News & Events Jennifer Foung Contact Email: jfoung@uci.edu Phone: (949)-824-3594 Instructional Designer Jennifer Foung is a media specialist and instructional designer with a focus on integrating online learning technologies into the everyday classroom. Jennifer has a BA in Educational Psychology, an MA in Library and Information Science[…]

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Effective Peer Review of Teaching

Effective peer review should be a supportive activity, used both formatively and summatively. Peer review allows instructors to self-assess their courses and class interactions in order to help them meet their personal and departmental goals for effective teaching, and to see their instruction through another colleague’s perspective. Another hallmark of  peer review is agreed-upon measures and protocols.  Ideally, these criteria are established collaboratively by the department’s or School’s[…]

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Research on Student Learning

If we were to survey most university instructors on the important components of teaching, we might get a result like this one: The important components of teaching are clearly a good instructor, good content, and good students. And if we asked instructors to indicate where they put their focus, we would get different answers. Some focus on[…]

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2018 Celebration of Teaching Award Nominations

The campus community is invited to nominate individuals to be recognized for excellence in undergraduate teaching at the 25th Annual Celebration of Teaching. This event is sponsored by the Academic Senate Council on Teaching, Learning, & Student Experience (CTLSE) and the Vice Provost for Teaching & Learning, and is hosted by the Division of Teaching[…]

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Increasing Success for Low-Income Students

UCI has been ranked as the number one school in the nation for outreach to low-income students, and over half of new freshmen are Pell grant recipients. Yet, for low-income students, getting into college is only half the story. Once at UCI, instructors play an important role in supporting low-income students on their journey to[…]

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