Patti Stewart, AAN's Director for Faculty and Instructional Development, shares teaching tips with faculty and academic staff

Effective Teaching and Learning Boot Camp

This introductory workshop offered each fall is designed to help faculty and academic staff who are relatively new to teaching to prepare for their courses and to work with students. Over two days, instructors explore, actively exchange, and apply knowledge and ideas concerning pedagogy, practice, and design elements key to creating engaging learning environments.

The focus to develop practical materials that instructors will be able to use immediately in their teaching.


  • Aligning Course Objectives, Activities and Assessments
  • Syllabus Design
  • Student and Classroom Issues
  • Technology Resources
  • Learning Outcomes Assessment


Check our calendar for the next session in this series, likely to happen each August.