Building KU's Teaching and Learning Community

Design and Teach a Course

Getting Started helps set you on a productive teaching path with practical information like preparing a syllabus and making good use of in-class time. Also in this section is a collection of videos in which KU faculty members discuss best teaching practices. Each video is accompanied by additional resources and links to helpful information on the CTE and KU web sites.

2-Minute Mentors

Preparing a Course

Using Time Well

Lecturing & Presenting

Motivating Students

Assessing Students’ Learning

Using Technology

Making Material Clear

Student Feedback

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