Sponsored by:
Council on Teaching
ITS Office of Teaching, Learning & Technology, Center for Teaching

Writer: Jean C. Florman, Director

Editors: Lisa Kelly, Associate Director
Anna Bostwick Flaming, Teaching and Learning Specialist

Designer: Leigh Bradford

Photographs: Office of Strategic Communications: Bill Adams and Tim Schoon

Special Thanks: Center for Teaching Staff

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The sixth edition of the Handbook for Teaching Excellence is a guide to teaching at Iowa that addresses questions such as: “Who are my students?”, “How can I more actively engage them during class?”, and “What teaching technologies can enhance our teaching and learning experience?” The Handbook also provides a list of resources that support teaching excellence and the professional development of faculty members and TAs, as well as resources that enhance student success. 

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