The Center for the Advancement of Teaching (CAT) supports effective and innovative pedagogy across the disciplines. CAT staff collaborates with faculty, teaching graduate students, and administrators to identify instructional goals and provide the tools to achieve them. Based in the Office of Faculty Resources, the Center offers a regular schedule of events and workshops in addition to individualized consulting services.
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Programs & Services

We offer members of the NYU community practical resources to enhance classroom effectiveness and stimulate learning:

Teaching Development Programs — Each semester, we facilitate a number of programs for the NYU teaching community. Our regular panels, presentations, and workshops cover a wide variety of teaching and learning issues and are presented by experts on teaching from NYU and around the country.
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Confidential Teaching Consultations — We offer confidential feedback services to all NYU faculty and teaching graduate students. Instructors may meet with a consultant to discuss teaching-related issues or request a class observation with feedback targeting their individual needs and goals.
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Active Teaching and Learning with Technology
(Special Event)

Thursday, October 23, 2015 | 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South | Map

Please join us for a half-day event on Active Teaching and Learning with Technology from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on October 23, 2015, at the Kimmel Center for University Life, 60 Washington Square South.

Guided by the efforts of the Faculty Committee for the Future of Technology Enhanced Education (FTEE) and the Office of the Provost, this event is presented by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and NYU IT. The program will allow instructors to explore and discuss emerging tools, techniques, and practices. An opening poster session will feature school- and site-based instructional technologists and faculty members from throughout the NYU community who are collaborating in new ways on technology-enhanced education initiatives, as well as a raffle drawing for two ipads (winners must be present). For more details and to register, please click here.