Teaching & Learning

The following web pages are provided to assist you in taking a good look at your teaching strategies and decide if you want to try some alternate ideas: Click on the underlined topics to travel to that station.

  • An Instructional Strategy Tour A continuous online Blackboard course on different types of teaching strategies that is available to BUSM Faculty 24/7. The first stop is “Small Group Teaching.” Contact Gail March for access to this course.
  • Teaching By Location — A page of information about presenting in auditoriums, classrooms and conference rooms and the Clinical Skills and Simulation Center (CSSC).
  • Using Instructional Media —   A collection of teaching tips for using instructional media (e.g., chalk/whiteboard, overhead transparencies, flipcharts, PowerPoint slides, TurningPoint )with your teaching.
  • Quick Tutorials on Teaching — Online, self-paced mini-courses for BUSM Faculty to view at their convenience to improve their teaching skills and design, develop and produce teaching materials.
  • Medical Education Links, from Society of Director of Research in Medical Education
  • Online Medical Education Resources — A listing of web pages about where to get information about medical education.
  • Frequently Asked Questions about Teaching
  • Promoting Yourself as an Educator — Available resources and a timetable for success

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