Teaching & Learning Summit-Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation - Carnegie Mellon University

Join us for the 2nd Annual Teaching & Learning Summit

October 19, 1:00-5:00pm

Join CMU faculty, postdocs, graduate students, and staff to celebrate and showcase over 50 exciting ideas and evidence-based approaches that our colleagues are applying here at CMU and beyond. We will join together to hear about new instructional strategies and technologies, to learn about educational research by CMU instructors and learning scientists, and to share ideas and experiences.

2017 Teaching & Learning Summit Agenda


Plenary Session: Inclusive Teaching Strategies

sara armstrong headshot and CRLT logoDr. Sara Armstrong from the University of Michigan's Center for Research on Learning and Teaching presents the CRLT Players for a highly interactive session on inclusive teaching strategies.

Participants will be presented with research-based scenarios regarding how students can be marginalized, explicitly or implicitly, in the college classrooms. Participants will engage in guided roundtable discussions on the issues raised and how to apply evidence-based strategies for creating a welcoming learning environment that supports learning for all students.




Interactive Concurrent Sessions: Quick-Fire Talks and Roundtables

Rapidly showcasing innovative and effective teaching provided by 12 CMU faculty, 7 minutes and 7 slides each.




Networking Sessions and Appetizers

  • Show-n-TEL (Technology-Enhanced Learning) Demonstrations
  • Teaching as Research Poster Session


More details in the 2017 Teaching & Learning Summit Program:

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Visit the 2016 Teaching & Learning Summit page

  • Quickfire Talk videos
  • Poster submissions
  • And more information on the event