Announcing Call for Proposals for 2020 Innovative Teaching and Learning Conference at University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Teaching and Learning Innovation at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville announces its Second Annual Innovative Teaching & Learning Conference.

The conference will take place on March 31, 2020 in UT’s Student Union. This conference highlights the importance of good teaching in higher education settings by featuring the innovative teaching practices that occur in college classrooms. The conference is free. The conference speaker this year is Claire Major, the author or co-author of Learning Assessment Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty (with Elizabeth Barkley published by Jossey-Bass), Online Learning: A guide to theory, research, and practice (published by Johns Hopkins University Press), Teaching for Learning: 101 Intentionally Designed Learning Activities to put Students on the Path to Success (with Todd Zakrajsek and Michael Harris published by Routledge) and Collaborative Learning Techniques: A handbook for college faculty (second education, with Elizabeth Barkley and Pat Cross, published by Jossey-Bass).

The period for accepting proposals that highlight practices, pedagogies, and/or methods of delivery in the higher education context is now open . The deadline to submit your conference proposal is November 8, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. You can learn more and submit your proposal via our website:

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