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The UAB Center for Teaching and Learning provides UAB faculty with professional and teaching support programs and encourages teaching effectiveness and innovation on campus.

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Global Awareness-CTL: Supporting the Development of Critical Thinking Skills

Presented for UAB faculty by Melissa Hawkins. International students are clearly not the only students on campus who sometimes need help developing critical...

11/30 11:30am
Global Awareness: Establishing Expectations for the U.S. Academic Environment

Presented in the UAB Center for Teaching and Learning for UAB faculty by Melissa Hawkins, PhD. Because of cross-cultural differences in educational...

1/5/2024 9:30am
Teaching Effectiveness: First Day of Class

Presented by CTL Director Amy Chatham, PhD. What happens on the first day in the classroom sets the tone for the whole course. In this workshop, you’ll...

1/5/2024 11:30am
Global Awareness-CTL: Please Talk! Promoting Class Participation

Presented for UAB faculty by Melissa Hawkins, PhD. International students from certain educational backgrounds are naturally reticent to speak out in class,...

1/16/2024 11:30am
Teaching Effectiveness: Teaching Today's Students

Presented for UAB faculty by CTL Director, Amy Chatham, PhD. The Center for Teaching and Learning team, Faculty Fellows, and invited facilitators lead...

1/19/2024 11:30am

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