You Light Up My Brain
Teaching Awards & Celebration
Friday, March 28, 2014
11:45 - 2:30
Luncheon, Speakers, Discussions & Prizes
The Hilltop shines from the glow of outstanding teachers who spark students’ imaginations every day. From light-bulb moments, flashes of insight, bursts of enlightenment, to exploding minds, inspiration occurs at SMU thanks to instructors who care about teaching.
Join CTE in recognizing the many outstanding teachers among us at SMU—including you!
Learn more and register.
Support for Department Chairs
Want a presentation on teaching to come to you? CTE offers Micro-Workshops that you can incorporate easily into a department meeting or other gathering. Give us a short time at a faculty meeting and we'll teach faculty members some efficient and effective teaching tools. Contact us to discuss what might be helpful for your department.
The New Faculty Teaching Excellence Program helps equip those new to full-time teaching to succeed. Congratulations to the sixteen new faculty members who are working toward a NFTE Certificate of Achievement through their attendance at programs, classroom observations, and working on ways to demonstrate their thoughtful & effective teaching. Coming up in the spring:
- Craft Your Teaching Philosophy Statement-- March 25th, 3:30 - 4:50
- Showcase Your Teaching: Beyond Student Evaluations -- April 23rd, 3:30 - 4:50