University of Wisconsin–Madison

Faculty Development Opportunities – 2018/2019

School of Education instructors are invited to apply to participate in a number of upcoming faculty development programs.


Blend@UW Summer 2018

Blend@UW helps faculty and instructional staff design blended courses that foster deeper, more active learning for students.

Week-long series of half-day sessions are offered between semesters. These intensive series are the ideal way to gain the knowledge, skills and peer support necessary for applying the blended learning methodology to courses.

More informationat.doit.wisc.edu/faculty-engagement/blend-uw
To apply: Apply to Blend@UW Summer 2018
Application deadline for May and June sessions: Fri. May 4, 2018


Teaching Academy Summer Institute (TASI)

Held annually since 2000, the Teaching Academy Summer Institute (TASI) is a 4-day immersive workshop for campus educators to design, redesign, or update a course.

At TASI, participants will explore foundations of course design that emphasize learner-centered instruction and equity-minded practices and apply those foundations to (re)design a course.

Mon. June 4 – Thurs. June 7, 8:30 – 4:30, at the WisCEL space in Wendt Commons
More informationteachingacademy.wisc.edu/events/summer-institute
To apply: Apply to TASI 2018
Application deadline: Fri. May 11, 2018


Madison Teaching and Learning Excellence (MTLE)

MTLE is a two-semester professional development program in teaching that helps early-career faculty succeed with personalized support from a cross-disciplinary community of peers and teaching and learning experts.

More information: mtle.wisc.edu
To apply: Apply to MTLE
Application deadline: Tues. May 15, 2018


TeachOnline@UW

If you are designing or redesigning a fully online course that you plan to teach in the next year or two, consider participating in a free faculty learning community to explore and implement research-based online course design and teaching best practices.

Collaborate with UW-Madison instructors and instructional designers through online modules and face-to-face sessions focused on designing and teaching fully online courses.

More information: teachonline.wisc.edu
To apply: Apply to TeachOnline@UW
Application deadline for TO@UW Plan & Design: Tues. July 31, 2018