FCTL Awards and Funding

2018 FCTL Teaching Award Recipients

Margaret Weaver

Accessibility in Teaching Award 

Margaret has been teaching at MSU for 24 years. Her favorite part of teaching is learning from her students. “I feel quite honored to receive this award which demonstrates MSU’s commitment to assisting faculty so that we can ensure the success of all our students,” Margaret said. Outside of the classroom she enjoys scrapbooking, reading, and playing the flute in the MSU Community Band.

Dianne Buatte

Childhood Education and Family Studies Teaching Award

Dianne has been working at MSU since 1979. She currently supervises university students during their student teaching experience in early childhood education. She enjoys seeing MSU students get offered their first teaching contract to begin their long-awaited career. Dianne was thrilled and surprised to learn of her award. In her free time, she enjoys seeing her grandkids and spending time at Table Rock Lake.

Didem Koroglu

High Impact Learning Practices Teaching Award

Didem has been teaching at MSU for three years and enjoys learning from her students each semester. “This award means I have made an impact on my students’ future careers’ by teaching them to be ethical employees who will make a difference in their communities,” Didem said. Outside of the classroom she enjoys attending her daughters sporting events and volunteering for non-profit organizations.

FCTL Teaching Awards

Because effective teaching can be accomplished through many different approaches, the FCTL Advisory Council wants to recognize faculty contributions in areas that are important to the mission and long-term goals at Missouri State University. Learn more.

Curriculum Innovation Awards - Call for Proposals

Any faculty member is eligible to apply. Faculty may apply individually or as a team of faculty. Per course instructors and adjuncts can submit a proposal as long as they collaborate with at least one full-time faculty member. Learn more.