Skip to main content

Cornell University

Latest Tips & Updates

February 28, 2024

Could playing a game improve learning in engineering There’s good reason to think it could We know that many new engineering graduates initially struggle to apply their...

February 22, 2024

CRISTEL course redesign grants have supported substantial overhauls of core courses throughout the college for a number of years Join us for lunch on February 29th, 12pm-1pm in...

February 22, 2024

Mid-semester course feedback gives students an opportunity to provide you with anonymous feedback As always, the goal is to get you actionable information, without taking your...

February 14, 2024

Reflection plays a vital role in student learning because it helps facilitate the connection between new and existing knowledge Research underscores the significance of developing...

February 7, 2024

Now that we're well into the semester, many of your students are probably finding the course content less familiar and more challenging They may be reaching out for help or...

January 12, 2024

Building resilience into your course planning can reduce the impact on your course due to unplanned disruptions such as we have seen in recent years Use learning management...

November 30, 2023

MTEI requests proposals for the Course Redesign Initiative to Support Teaching for Engaged Learning (CRISTEL) program CRISTEL provides funding of up to $45,000 over a period of...

November 15, 2023

Here's what you need to know about final course evaluations for Fall 2023 Custom free-response questions: You can add up to four custom free-response questions to your course's...

November 9, 2023

The Journal of Engineering Education is a peer-reviewed international journal published quarterly by the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Here are six highlights...

November 1, 2023

Sometimes class meetings have to be canceled without much advance notice Here is some advice on how your course can adapt to an unexpected cancellation The most important...

October 26, 2023

"The vast majority of students want a significant level of involvement from faculty members in addressing stress and mental health issues," according to an Inside Higher Ed survey...

October 18, 2023

Mid-semester course feedback surveys have closed and are in the process of being distributed to faculty We have detailed advice on how to respond to student feedback In short:...