Professional Development

Best Practices in Professional Development

  • Engage every teacher in choosing goals and activities for themselves.

  • Honor the experience and understanding teachers bring to each learning opportunity.

  • Encourage teachers teaching teachers.

  • Use processes that are purposeful, differentiated, and sustainable rather than event based.

  • Value professional learning and reflection more than seat time.

  • Target increases in student learning.

Learn more about faculty development, from the Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education.

Brobst Center for Teaching and Learning Services

Tama Hall 107, 109, 110
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Learning Lab

Tama Hall 109

Digital Resource Lab

Tama Hall 109A

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