Teaching Websites

Listed below are links to helpful resources found elsewhere on the Internet.  If you have favorite sites or topics that you'd like to suggest or if you find a broken link please contact Jen Gregory, Director of Instructional Design.  Thanks!

Active Learning
Assessment & Evaluation
Cooperative Learning
Course Design
Instructional Design
Online Courses
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Writing Learning Objectives
Various Topics
 



Active Learning

Active Learning with PowerPoint
http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/teachlearn/tutorials/powerpoint/index.html

Scenes from a Classroom… making active learning work
http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/teachlearn/tutorials/active/index.html


Assessment & Evaluation

Center for Teaching Effectiveness, University of Delaware
http://cte.udel.edu/instructional-topics/course-evaluation-item-pool.html

WNET, New York:  Concept to Classroom
http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/concept2class/assessment/index.html

Course-Based Review and Assessment - Methods for Understanding Student Learning
Office of Academic Planning and Assessment, University of Massachusetts
http://www.umass.edu/oapa/oapa/publications/online_handbooks/course_based.pdf

Assessment and Rubric Information
Discovery Education
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/assess.html



Cooperative Learning

Cooperative Quizzes: Learning Through Group Assessments
http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/teachlearn/tutorials/coopquizzes/index.html

The Cooperative Learning Center at The University of Minnesota
http://www.co-operation.org/

WNET, New York:  Concept to Classroom
http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/concept2class/coopcollab/index.html


Course Design

Center for Teaching, Vanderbilt University
http://www.vanderbilt.edu/cft/resources/teaching_resources/preparing/course_design.htm

Designing Smart Lectures
http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/teachlearn/tutorials/lectures/index.html

Center for Instructional Development and Research
University of Washington
http://depts.washington.edu/cidrweb/resources/designtools.html

Designing a Learner-Centered Syllabus
http://cte.udel.edu/instructional-topics/designing-courses/designing-learning-centered-syllabus.html



Instructional Design

Instructional Design
http://www.instructionaldesign.org/

elearnspace
http://www.elearnspace.org/Articles/InstructionalDesign.htm

Florida Gulf Coast University
http://www.fgcu.edu/onlinedesign/designDev.html

The Global Development Research Center
http://www.gdrc.org/info-design/instruct/instruct.html

Intulogy - The ADDIE Model
http://www.intulogy.com/addie/



Online Courses

17 Elements of Good Online Courses
http://honolulu.hawaii.edu/intranet/committees/FacDevCom/guidebk/online/web-elem.htm

Instructional Strategies for Online Courses
Illinois Online Network
http://www.ion.uillinois.edu/resources/tutorials/pedagogy/instructionalstrategies.asp

Rubric for Online Instruction - California State University, Chico
http://www.csuchico.edu/celt/roi/

Criteria for Evaluating the Quality of Online Courses - Clayton R. Wright, Grant MacEwan College
http://elearning.typepad.com/thelearnedman/ID/evaluatingcourses.pdf



Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SoTL)

SoTL - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
http://www.cte.uiuc.edu/Did/SOTL/

Journal of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning - Indiana University
http://www.iupui.edu/~josotl/

International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning - Georgia Southern University
http://www.georgiasouthern.edu/ijsotl/

International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
http://www.issotl.org/



Writing Learning Objectives

Virtual University Design and Technology
Michigan State University
http://vudat.msu.edu/assess_objectives/

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Park University
http://www.park.edu/cetl/quicktips/writinglearningobj.html

Writing Learning Objectives, Raoul A. Arreola, Ph.D.
University of Tennessee, Memphis
http://www.uthsc.edu/grad/CourseInfo/CurrManagement/Learning_Objectives.pdf



Various Topics

T.H.E. Journal Online: Technology Horizons in Education
http://www.thejournal.com/

MERLOT - Teaching Materials Exchange
http://www.merlot.org

Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning
http://bokcenter.harvard.edu

Aesthetics Teaching Resources
http://www.aesthetics-online.org/teaching/

Plagiarism Prevention
http://www.plagiarism.org/

Society for Values in Higher Education
http://www.svhe.org/