Teaching & Learning

logo for University of Montana Teaching Excellence Initiative: Improving Student 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

Moodle Resources

Online tip sheets and video tutorials for Moodle

Presentation Technology

Learn about presentation recording, webinars, podcasts and videocasts, iTunesU, and video conferencing

One-Button Studio

An easy-to-use studio for creating video content and practicing presentations

Lightboard studio

A self serve video production studio with an illuminated glass board that makes it easy to use drawings and illustrations while presenting.

Web Site Development

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 from your UM address using the subject line: "Teaching Professor access" to obtain access instructions.

The Pedagogy Project

An initiative out of CHS to provide feedback on classroom instruction

Disability Services for Students

Information on accommodating students with disabilities

Office of the Registrar

Information about FERPA

Experiential Learning and Career Success

Copyright Resources and Issues

Contacts and resources for navigating copyright concerns

Public Domain and Creative Commons: Works You Can Use Freely

A guide to materials that do not pose copyright concerns

Teaching Awards

Humanities & Sciences Awards and Grants

Distinguished Teaching Award

Most Inspirational Teacher of the Year Award

For additional awards, see the Week of Excellence Employee Awards


See Assessment page.