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Dana Zartner Helps us Focus on the Positive in Our Classrooms

In her recent article titled, "Focus on the Positive: How Do We Keep Our Classes From Becoming Too Depressing?" (Journal of Political Science Education), Dana Zartner (Associate Professor, International Studies) considers the implications for teaching and learning when we focus on the positive in our classrooms. Read more ...

Announcing the 2018-19 Faculty Learning Communities

We're thrilled to announce these Faculty Learning Communities for the 2018–19 academic year! FLCs are a great way to meet colleagues and expand your knowledge of teaching! If you're interested in joining one of these FLCs, please fill out our interest form. Read more ...

Press for Sustainable Progress

Rachel Beth Egenhoefer (Art + Architecture) recently wrote an essay about work/life balance for International Women’s Day on the AIGA SF website. Read more ...

Grading Retreat

Join us for a drop-in, day-long grading event with your peers! The group setting will provide motivation and the CTE will provide the fuel in the form of breakfast and lunch. We'll make sure to have coffee too. Read more ...

Teaching Cafe: Small Teaching

Small changes can make a big difference. In this one-hour workshop, Sarah Capitelli (Teacher Education) and Helen Maniates (Teacher Education) will share some small strategies for student motivation and mastery. Read more ...

The CTE Annual Report

The Tracy Seeley Center for Teaching Excellence at the University of San Francisco is thriving as it enters its seventh year. With a lively and diverse calendar of events, we bring together USF faculty members and librarians, building a culture of commitment to great teaching. Read more ...

Mid-Semester Feedback

Mid-semester feedback, also known also as formative feedback, can be a valuable tool for locating where your students are in your class. The benefits of mid-semester feedback include Read more ...

Annual Provost's Lecture in Teaching & Learning

Join Provost Donald Heller and the Tracy Seeley Center for Teaching Excellence for a crucial inquiry into the academic life with Maggie Berg (Queens University) and Barbara K. Seeber (Brock University). Read more ...

Open Education Panel and Workshop

How much is your textbook? The cost of textbooks is a barrier to student learning, so Gleeson Library is partnering with the Tracy Seeley Center for Teaching Excellence Read more ...

Spring 2018 Social Justice Supper Club

Join a three-part dinner and discussion series for USF faculty! Read more ...

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