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Michael Dennin Named 2020 Innovator of the Year!

Congratulations to UC Irvine’s Michael Dennin for being named one of the 2020 Innovators of the Year  (IOTY) by the Orange County Business Journal (OCBJ)! This year marks Michael’s fourth nomination and first win at the awards.  In response to the OCBJ’s announcement of the award recipients on September 24, […]

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Lessons Learned During the Pandemic Response of Spring 2020

We interviewed colleagues at a range of institutional types–doctoral institutions, small private schools, and community colleges–and we surveyed over 140 CTLs to discern what worked well, what barriers they faced, what lessons they learned, and what advice they would offer for Fall 2020. From these findings, we offer recommendations that […]

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Call for DTEI Graduate Fellows

Call for DTEI Graduate Fellows

The Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI), in collaboration with the Graduate Division, is pleased to announce a call for DTEI Graduate Fellows for Summer 2020. DTEI Graduate Fellows will work with faculty to develop high quality remote courses for the 2020-21 academic year. Fellows will receive training from […]

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Canvas Tips to Help Faculty Teach Remotely

Canvas Tips to Help Faculty Teach Remotely

The way we teach is changing before our very eyes. Remote learning has become a hot topic as the current global pandemic is forcing changes across all industries, including higher education. In order to create the best learning experiences for students, faculty must adapt their teaching styles and leverage available […]

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Students Name Dr. Donald Dabdub Professor of the Year

Students Name Dr. Donald Dabdub Professor of the Year

As the Associate Dean of the Division of Undergraduate Education and a well-respected professor within the Samueli School of Engineering, Doctor Donald Dabdub is used to receiving recognition for his work as a professor. However, there are certain accolades that hold a special place in Dr. Dabdub’s heart, such as […]

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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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