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Conversations on Teaching and Continuity During Unplanned Events and Emergencies

Conversations on Teaching and Continuity During Unplanned Events and Emergencies

Check out the Pedagogical Continuity page for updated information about guidances for increased online instruction. Please join the Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI) for conversations on how to continue teaching during unplanned events and emergencies. Topics we’ll be discussing include: Alternatives to holding class in person Maintaining communication […]

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Subscribe to the Future Leaders in Pedagogy Development (FLIP’D) Blog!

Subscribe to the Future Leaders in Pedagogy Development (FLIP’D) Blog!

In our Developing Teaching Excellence (University Studies 390X) course, participants explore recent primary research and best pedagogical practices. Part of the course includes a capstone project, where each participant generates teaching resources. After choosing a teaching-related topic, they write a short blog post. Each post synthesizes current relevant research, as […]

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Classroom Upgrades in Humanities Hall and Social Science Lab

Classroom Upgrades in Humanities Hall and Social Science Lab

Classrooms in Humanities Hall (HH) and Social Science Lab (SSL) received much needed improvements over summer to enhance the physical spaces and provide greater flexibility for instructors implementing active learning strategies. Key changes include: Interior upgrades for all 38 classrooms, including new LED light fixtures, paint, and chair rails New […]

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4 Essentials for Learning Space Redesign

4 Essentials for Learning Space Redesign

Mathew Williams, Principal Analyst with the Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation, talks with Campus Technology Magazine about the ongoing research and assessment of the Anteater Learning Pavilion being carried out by the Division: “We are curious about the dynamics between the space itself, the decisions instructors make about how […]

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Introducing the Summer Teaching Apprenticeship Program (STAP)

Introducing the Summer Teaching Apprenticeship Program (STAP)

The Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI) in collaboration with Summer Session is coordinating a new program, the Summer Teaching Apprenticeship Program (STAP). This program will support graduate students and postdoctoral scholars as they teach a summer course as an instructor of record. This is a unique opportunity for […]

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DTEI Winter Newsletter 2019

DTEI Winter Newsletter 2019

To view in your browser, click here.  Winter 2019 Newsletter The Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI) is dedicated to partnering with faculty, graduate students, and postdocs to maximize students’ academic success. UCI Hosts STEM Education Research Conference: SABER West  For the third year, UCI will welcome over 250 […]

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Invited presenter Dan Levy and Teachly software

Invited presenter Dan Levy and Teachly software

Using data and technology to teach more effectively and inclusively The School of Education and the Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation invites you to join Harvard Senior Lecturer Dan Levy as he presents a new type of teaching software he has developed. Presentation: Tuesday, February 5 9:30 – 10:30 […]

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DTEI Unveils New Learning Glass

DTEI Unveils New Learning Glass

The recent installation of a Learning Glass at the Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI) has faculty jumping at the chance to experiment with new ways of engaging students with their videos. Prof. Quoc-Viet (QV) Pham Dang, an Assistant Professor of Teaching in the Electrical Engineering & Computer Science […]

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