Teaching and Learning Resources

Explore some of the latest information on teaching and learning.  Many of the resources listed here are free but information on conferences, memberships and resources that can be accessed through the FCTL are also provided.


Active Learning in Higher Education https://journals.sagepub.com/home/alh

American Journal of Distance Education https://www.tandfonline.com/loi/hajd20

College Teaching https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/vcol20/current

Journal of College Science Teaching https://www.nsta.org/college/

Journal of College Teaching and Learning https://clutejournals.com/index.php/TLC

The Journal of Higher Education https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/uhej20/current

Teaching in Higher Education https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/cthe20/current


The following book titles are available through the FCTL.

Cheating Lessons: Learning from Academic Dishonesty

Classroom Assessment Techniques: A Handbook for College Teachers

Clickers in the Classroom: Using Classroom Response Systems to Increase Student Learning

The Copyright Ninja: Rise of the Ninja

Discussion as a Way of Teaching: Tools and Techniques for Democratic Classrooms

Dynamic Lecturing: Research-Based Strategies to Enhance Lecture Effectiveness

Engaging Ideas: The Professor’s Guide to Integrating Writing, Critical Thinking, and Active Learning in the Classroom

How Learning Works: Seven Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching

Introduction to Rubrics: An Assessment Tool to Save Grading Time, Convey Effective Feedback and Promote Student Learning

The Online Teaching Survival Guide: Simple and Practical Pedagogical Tips

Reach Everyone, Teach Everyone: Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education

Student Engagement Techniques: A Handbook for College Teachers

Teaching Naked Techniques: A Practical Guide to Designing Better Classes

Teaching Race: How to Help Students Unmask and Challenge Racism

Teaching Students How to Learn: Strategies you can Incorporate into any Course to Improve Student Metacognition, Study Skills, and Motivation

Team-Based Learning: A Transformative Use of Small Groups in College Teaching

What the Best College Teachers Do


CAST http://udlguidelines.cast.org/

The Chronicle of Higher Education https://chroniclevitae.com/groups/teaching-tips?cid=VTXGROUP_GROUP_BY_TOPIC

Inside Higher Ed https://www.insidehighered.com/

The Scholarly Teacher https://www.scholarlyteacher.com/

Institutional Memberships

Educause and Educause Learning Initiative https://www.educause.edu/          https://www.educause.edu/eli

Monday Morning Mentor https://www.magnapubs.com/pdfs/Spring_2019_schedule_for_the_Magna_Monday_Morning_Mentor.pdf

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Online Learning Consortium https://onlinelearningconsortium.org/

The Teaching Professor https://www.teachingprofessor.com/

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Open Resources

EdSurge Digital Learning Network https://www.edsurge.com/higher-ed/dln/about

Faculty Focus https://www.facultyfocus.com/

IDEA https://www.ideaedu.org/Resources-Events/Teaching-Learning-Resources/Quick-IDEAs-for-Better-Teaching

The K. Patricia Cross Academy https://kpcrossacademy.org/videos/

OER Commons https://www.oercommons.org/

Tomorrow’s Professor https://tomprof.stanford.edu/


AAC&U Meetings and Events https://www.aacu.org/events

AHEAD Conferences https://www.ahead.org/events-programming/conferences

Best Teachers Institute http://www.bestteachersinstitute.org/summer-institute

Distance Teaching & Learning Conference https://dtlconference.wisc.edu/

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference https://events.educause.edu/

Experiential Learning Conference http://www.experientiallearninginstitute.org/events/

Higher Education Teaching and Learning https://www.hetl.org/#

Lilly Conferences https://www.lillyconferences.com/

OLC Conferences https://onlinelearningconsortium.org/which-conference-to-attend/

POD https://podnetwork.org/events/

Research on Teaching and Learning Summit https://www.rotlsummit.com/

SoTL Conference https://www.ius.edu/sotl/

The Teaching Professor Conference https://www.facultyfocus.com/conferences/

Transformative Learning Conference http://sites.uco.edu/central/tl/conference/