Opportunities

Workshops

Join your fellow faculty for engaging development workshops on a variety of topics. Revisit best practices or get an introduction to the latest strategies for engaging today's college student – all designed to enhance the classroom experience and improve student learning.

Upcoming Workshops

Reducing Implicit Bias in Grading

27 November 2018, 2:00 pm

Reducing Implicit Bias in Grading

30 November 2018, 12:00 pm

Programs

Aside from workshops, TLS hosts a range of other programs designed to create community and advance the teaching capacity of UTSA faculty.

Funding

We put our money where our mouth is! TLS offers grants on an annual basis to support innovative teaching.

Academic Innovation Course Redesign Grants

Five 18-month grants of $30,000 are available to provide support for full-time, tenure-track and non-tenure-track faculty interested in applying pedagogical innovation or adopting a fresh perspective to high-enrollment, core, gateway, or other high-risk undergraduate courses. Teams of faculty are highly encouraged to apply.

Provost Teaching Innovation Grants

Two teaching grants, each up to $5,000 each, will be awarded to faculty who are developing or implementing innovative, creative, and effective approaches to student success in undergraduate teaching and service learning.

Sawtelle Teaching Innovation Grant

Two $3,000 teaching grants are awarded annually to faculty who are developing or implementing innovative, creative, and effective approaches to undergraduate teaching, including new methodologies, best practices, information literacy, or impactful technologies.