Teaching & Learning
The Teaching Excellence Initiative (TEI) supports UM's focus on improving student success and learning. Launched by the Faculty Development Office, the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and the Office of the Provost, this initiative offers new sources of support and recognition for outstanding teaching at UM. Learn more about new opportunities for faculty and graduate instructors under the TEI.
Resources for Teaching with Technology
Online tip sheets and video tutorials for Moodle
Learn about presentation recording, webinars, podcasts and videocasts, iTunesU, and video conferencing
An easy-to-use studio for creating video content and practicing presentations
A self serve video production studio with an illuminated glass board that makes it easy to use drawings and illustrations while presenting.
Assistance with the design and maintenance of UM web sites
Pedagogy and Course Management
Subscribe to The Teaching Professor
UM has a subscription to The Teaching Professor. Email firstname.lastname@example.org from your UM address using the subject line: "Teaching Professor access" to obtain access instructions.
An initiative out of CHS to provide feedback on classroom instruction
Information on accommodating students with disabilities
Contacts and resources for navigating copyright concerns
A guide to materials that do not pose copyright concerns
For additional awards, see the Week of Excellence Employee Awards
See Assessment page.
The Critical Thinking Initiative, Infographic on Developing Critical Thinking Skills