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Summer Teaching Institute

Identifying Struggle & Inspiring Success in the Classroom

Summer 2017 Dates: July 31st-August 4th, 2017

9:30-2:30pm, KEL 2413

The workshop will help faculty to reflect on and innovate in their classes. Through a combination of presentations and hands-on activities, faculty will learn about numerous techniques to help enhance their teaching. The theme of this year’s institute deals with how to identify student struggle in your class and intervene in a way that empowers to succeed in your course. It is important to be able to identify struggling students early in a class and understand the various factors that causing that struggle. This understanding will allow faculty to adopt innovative teaching techniques to engage, empower, and give students the tools and support to succeed in their courses.


“Sometimes, struggles are exactly what we need in our life. If we were to go through our life without any obstacles, we would be crippled. We would not be as strong as what we could have been.”

-Friedrich Nietzsche

2017 Summer Teaching Institute Call

2017 Summer Teaching Institute Application

If you participated in the 2016 Summer Teaching Institute, please follow this link to help us process your payment.