Links

General Pedagogy

Explore your teaching style and goals by taking the Teaching Perspectives Inventory: http://www.TeachingPerspectives.com/

Theories about how students learn: http://www.funderstanding.com

VARK Inventory for determining students (and your own) learning styles: fun, easy and useful: http://www.vark-learn.com

Active Learning ideas : http://www.active-learning-site.com/

Faculty Learning Communities: http://www.units.muohio.edu/flc/

Teaching Students with Special Needs

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

Learning Disabilities Online: http://www.funderstanding.com

For informative fact sheets, the Children and Adults with ADHD site: http://www.chadd.org/

Virginia Tech is at the forefront of a lot of these issues. Here is their website: http://www.ssd.vt.edu

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: http://www.cast.org/teachingeverystudent/

Academic Integrity

Center for Academic Integrity: www.academicintegrity.org

Plagiarism Resource site at UVA: http://plagiarism.phys.virginia.edu/

Guide to Plagiarism at Indiana University, Bloomington: http://www.indiana.edu/~wts/wts/plagiarism.html

Take a quiz to see how well you understand plagiarism: http://education.indiana.edu/~frick/plagiarism/

General Faculty Development Links

Professional and Organizational Development
Network in Higher Education: http://www.podnetwork.org/

Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching: http://www.carnegiefoundation.org/

International Alliance of Teacher Scholars / Lilly Conferences: http://www.iats.com/

Chronicle of Higher Education

Carleton College Perlman Center for Learning and Teaching: http://www.acad.carleton.edu/campus/LTC/

St. Olaf College Center for Innovation in the Liberal Arts: http://www.stolaf.edu/depts/cila/