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.
Aside from workshops, TLS hosts a range of other programs designed to create community and advance the teaching capacity of UTSA faculty.
Faculty Learning Communities
Welcome our 2018-2019 Faculty Learning Community Members: Kristabel Aguero, Biology Kristabel is an alumni of the University of Texas at San Antonio College of Science and a first generation college graduate. She is
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.