Academics

General Teaching

Teaching at Marymount University
ITS Resources for Faculty – A good starting point for figuring out how to get IT help for your courses at Marymount.
Need basic Blackboard help? Check out this site which has tip sheets on the basics.  Contact our office to find out about specific Blackboard workshops that we are planning to offer soon.
 
Teaching in General
Teaching, Learning, and Everything Else – Download these podcasts from Xavier University to your iPod or computer.
 
Tomorrow's Professor – Sign up for this fully-moderated mailing list offered by Stanford University Center for Teaching and Learning.  As a subscriber, you can access the list's archives for informative articles on faculty development.
 
Essays from Excellence in Teaching: Vols. 1-4 – This site contains many useful articles and book chapters about general teaching, including teaching style, first year teaching, diversity, planning, grading and more.  To view the volumes, scroll down this page and click on the volume you want.  On the new page, you will find links to that volume in either a rich-text format or in a pdf file.
 
The IDEA Center  is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is serving colleges and universities by providing products and services to assess and improve teaching, learning, and administrator performance. The Center supports the evaluation and development of both programs and people. Click on Resources, then IDEA Papers for teaching tip sheets.
 
Getting Results – Funded by the National Science Foundation, this site offers a free online faculty development course on effective teaching.