Are you aware of a colleague who has recently developed an innovative teaching tool or method? Perhaps you've admired a faculty member's creative use of technology in the classroom, original approach to facilitating student collaboration, or new strategies for replicating the advantages of a small course in a large lecture hall. Or maybe you're proud of a teaching innovation you've developed yourself. If any of these is the case, consider submitting a nomination for the Provost's Teaching Innovation Prize (TIP).
Up to five prizes of $5000 will be awarded for projects representing remarkable teaching innovations. This will be the fifth year the Provost has sponsored the TIP prize, which differs from other teaching awards in that it honors specific innovations to improve student learning, rather than an instructor’s overall teaching excellence. The awards also facilitate the dissemination of these innovations so they can be more broadly shared with faculty colleagues.
Recent awards have spread the word across campus about a range of remarkable teaching innovations. For instance: Read more »