Teaching

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Explore strategies to reinvent your classroom with flipped course design, hybrid and online modes of course delivery, and best practices for universally engaged and accessible teaching.

21st Century Skills for Teaching and Learning

21st Century Skills: Learning and Teaching

As technology continues to evolve, educators and students alike need to be versed in higher-order levels of critical thinking and communication to succeed in today's workplaces. Explore ways to shift paradigms in your classroom to teach these skills. Learn more about 21st Century Skills »

Accessible Documents 101

Accessible Documents 101

In support students' unique learning needs, explore how to create accessible documents compatible with screen readers using tools already available to you. Learn more about creating accessible documents »

Backwards Course Design: Recenter Learning

Backwards Course Design: Recenter Learning

Explore frameworks on designing units and lessons around clear, actionable goals in your classroom. Learn more about Backwards Course Design »

Copyright and Academic Fair Use

Copyright and Academic Fair Use

As instructors and course designers, can we use anything available on the Internet and reproduce content for our students? Explore why this isn't true, and how to navigate laws concerning Academic Fair Use copyright laws. Learn more about copyright and academic fair use »

Facilitating Online and Hybrid Classrooms

Facilitating Online and Hybrid Classrooms

Hybrid and online course deliveries provide different opportunities for learning and encourage deeper integrations with educational technology. Explore effective course facilitation for distance education. Learn more about facilitating classrooms across modalities »

Flipping the Classroom

Flipping the Classroom

Explore more about flipped course design, including how to effectively encourage students to prepare materials outside of class time while coming to class ready for higher-level cognitive activities. Learn more about flipping the classroom »

Learning Objectives

Learning Objects

Canvas Commons is a learning object repository that enables educators to find, import, and share resources. Explore how you can take advantage of this database of activities and modules in your Canvas courses. Learn more about learning objects on Canvas »

Rethinking Learning Objectives and Outcomes

Rethinking Learning Objectives and Outcomes

Explore best practices on writing learning objectives and outcomes that enhance student collaboration and effectively guide your course. Learn more about rethinking objectives and outcomes »

Universal Design for Learning

Universal Design for Learning

Learn more about the practices behind Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and how you might consider implementing them into your teaching. Learn more about UDL principles »