The CTFE offers a range of learning and support opportunities for instructors across Mason’s campuses, whether you are just getting started or have years of experience. We invite you to explore our online resources and to visit us at the Center.

~Center for Teaching and Faculty Excellence Team


CTFE Announcements and Events


>>Call for Nominations: 2016 Teaching Excellence Awards
We are now accepting nominations for the 2016 University Teaching Excellence Awards. The deadline is Tuesday, October 13. Please see the awards page for nomination guidelines.

>>Request for Proposals: Teaching in the ALT Classroom (AY 2016-17)
Want to teach in our Active Learning with Technology Classroom (Exploratory Hall L-102)? Submit your proposal by Tuesday, October 20. View the RFP here.

>>Grad Students: PROV 601 – Thriving in Graduate School
Apply to join the 2016 cohort of graduate students and create an individualized plan to improve the visibility and impact of your professional development activities. Applications are due Thursday, October 22. See the program page for dates and to apply.

>>Faculty Write-Ins
Looking for a way to motivate yourself to get your writing projects done? Join us for one or more of faculty write-ins! See our sign up page for dates, times, and locations. NOTE: Locations have changed! Please check the updated schedule.

Please join us for one of our events, like the upcoming Lunch & Learn on engaging students on Tuesday, October 27. See our SPECIAL EVENTS page for details.

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Questions About Teaching?

“How do I improve my lecturing style?” “How do I construct effective exams?” “What do I do if I catch a student cheating or plagiarizing?”

These are some of the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) posed by Faculty and GTAs. Find out more here.