Guides

As you think about your course, here are some strategies other faculty have used and found effective. If you would like to discuss any of these teaching practices, please sign up for an individual or group consultation. We are also available by phone (617-358-0017) and email (ctl@bu.edu).

Please note that this new resource is currently being developed and new guides will be made available on a rolling basis. Please do not hesitate to contact the CTL, should you wish to discuss any of the below topics (even those not yet published).


Principles & Frameworks

  • How Students Learn
  • A Guide to Course Design
  • What the Best College Teachers Do

Educational Strategies

Assessing & Reflecting

Opportunities & Challenges

Populations & Contexts

  • Specific Audiences
  • Specific Contexts

BU Hub Area Guides

As you think about your BU Hub course, here are some area specific resources other faculty have used and found effective. If you would like to discuss any of these teaching practices, please see our schedule of BU Hub information sessions, workshops, and institutes, or sign up for an individual/group consultation. We are also available by phone (617-358-0017) and email (ctl@bu.edu).

Also, the General Education Committee has produced a number of Interpretive Documents.