General Pedagogy

Explore your teaching style and goals by taking the Teaching Perspectives Inventory:

Theories about how students learn:

VARK Inventory for determining students (and your own) learning styles: fun, easy and useful:

Active Learning ideas :

Faculty Learning Communities:

Teaching Students with Special Needs

Here are some helpful resources identified by our Coordinator of Disability Support Services. They all have significant resources for college-level teaching.

Learning Disabilities Online:

For informative fact sheets, the Children and Adults with ADHD site:

Virginia Tech is at the forefront of a lot of these issues. Here is their website:

Association on Higher Education and Disability

A cutting-edge site about designing instruction to be inclusive of students with a wide variety of learning styles, preferences, and special needs:

Academic Integrity

Center for Academic Integrity:

Plagiarism Resource site at UVA:

Guide to Plagiarism at Indiana University, Bloomington:

Take a quiz to see how well you understand plagiarism:

General Faculty Development Links

Professional and Organizational Development
Network in Higher Education:

Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching:

International Alliance of Teacher Scholars / Lilly Conferences:

Chronicle of Higher Education

Carleton College Perlman Center for Learning and Teaching: