Online Resources

Online Faculty Development Sites

Merlot Multimedia Educational - A website for Multimedia Educational Resource for learning and online teaching.

The Teaching Professor Online Newsletter

The IDC subscribes to an online newsletter called The Teaching Professor, which is available by password to all UCA faculty. The newsletter contains many teaching tips from faculty all over the nation. You must contact IDC to receive the password to gain access to the site at idc@uca.edu or 450-5240.

1) Go to http://www.magnapubs.com/aboutus/grouponlinereg.html

2) Enter all required information.

The Teaching Professor Blog

http://www.facultyfocus.com/topic/articles/teaching-professor-blog/

Featured Article: Three Ways to Ask Better Questions in the Classroom

Other Online Resources

Copyright & Fair Use Guidelines for Teachers - Copyright Clearance Center

Know Your Copy Rights Brochure - Association of Research Libraries

www.techlearning.com

www.halldavidson.net

IDEA Papers

The CENTER for Appreciative Inquiry

Education-Portal.com

Faculty Focus Report: Top 12 Teaching & Learning Articles for 2012 Part 1 & Part 2

Promotion & Tenure Guides

As our Mission Statement indicates, being responsive to faculty needs and interests is the driving force behind the Instructional Development Center’s programs and services. Few academic procedures inspire as much interest as the high-risk decisions involved in promotion and tenure. The resources on this page are intended to aid faculty and administrators as they work their way through this important process.

The following materials have been provided through a joint project of The American Council on Education (ACE), The American Association of University Professors (AAUP), and United Educators Insurance.

Good Practice in Tenure Evaluation - Advice for Tenured Faculty, Department Chairs, and Academic Administrators

Overview of the Law on Tenure Appendix A

Checklist for Tenure Policies Appendix B

"Making Defensible Tenure Decisions," Academe Online (AAUP)

Faculty Focus Special Report (featuring content from Academic Leader) - Faculty Promotion and Tenure - Eight Ways to improve the Tenure Review Process at Your Institution

Faculty Focus Special Report - Philosophy of Teaching Statements - Examples and Tips on How to Write a Teaching Philosophy Statement

http://www.magnapubs.com/teaching-and-learning/