Supporting Faculty Series
Join our faculty-led Personal Transformation pilot program, launching in Spring 2024! Empowering educators for personal, professional, and creative growth, we invite faculty to embark on a shared journey toward development and regeneration. In order to contribute to a vibrant and robust academic community, this Personal Transformation pilot program will focus on addressing core needs and fostering resilience, diversity, and well-being within Pratt Institute.
The CTL Faculty Fellowship is a year-long program for selected faculty to work on their research projects that advance department-specific and/or cross-disciplinary strategic goals.
We hope you’ll join us to learn from and connect with the Fellows, as well as congratulate them on their accomplishments!
What does mentoring look like at Pratt? In what ways do faculty and students already make themselves available in a mentoring role? How can Pratt facilitate a mentor exchange in a non-hierarchical manner to bridge generations and varying levels of teaching and learning experiences? How can mentoring exchanges be developed and sustained as peer-to-peer between faculty, undergraduate, and graduate students?
Unlearning Classroom Space: Swati Piparsania’s (School of Design) Fellows project examines, through surveys and deep reading of texts, what are good environments of learning and how changing aspects can promote creativity. Watch the recording here, as Swati shares initial findings and talks about what else is in store for her 2023 Fellows’ project.
After Affirmative Action Interactive Conversation Part II: Identifying Whiteness in Higher Education 🗓
In light of the upheaval caused by the recent Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action in college admissions, the CTL and Office of DEI are co-hosting a two-part Interactive Conversation on race and higher education. In this second part, we’ll build on concepts of race neutrality, discussed in our first event in the series, and how this obscures whiteness.
Join us for Faculty Fellow Rebecca Krucoff’s Faculty Spotlight presentation. Click here to RSVP and to learn more!
Links to Outside Resources
- Pedagogies and Strategies (Vanderbilt CTL)
- Teaching Resources (Columbia CTL)
- Guide for Inclusive Teaching at Columbia (Columbia CTL)
- Inclusive Teaching (Brown H.W.Sheridan CTL)
- Assess Teaching and Learning (Carnegie Mellon CTL)
- Teaching Resources (Harvard D.Bok CTL)
- Course Design (Boston College CTE)
- Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (Georgetown CNdLS)
- Ideas for Teaching (Yale Poorvu CTL)
- What is SoTL (Elon U)
Teaching & Learning Library
The Teaching & Learning Library is a collaboration between the Center for Teaching and Learning and the Library to provide access to books and other resources that promote and support pedagogical development on campus. These resources are available both in the collection as well as at the CTL office and cover a range of topics and interests.
Use the CTL Libguide to access:
- The Teaching and Learning book collection
- Journals for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning research
- Selected articles and web-guides on teaching strategies and theory
- Library resources, databases and research help