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Instructor & TA Support

With resources, programs, learning communities and 1:1 faculty consultations our skilled team of designers are here to help. Click here to read more about what Instructional Designers, Academic Technologists and Learning Experience Designers do.

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Join us for workshops (online and in-person) to learn about course design, or to improve your course climate, content, practices and assessments. 

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Design Sprints

Whether teaching for the first time, revising an old course or simply looking for new, evidence-based practices - join us for a Design Sprint.

Catch the next Design Sprint
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Learning Communities

Join your instructor colleagues across campus to build community and explore ways to enhance teaching and learning. 

Read about our upcoming learning communities
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Programs Specific to Graduate TAs, Instructors & Undergraduate Assistants

Graduate Instructors, Graduate Assistants and Undergraduate Learning Assistants or Peer Mentors are an integral part of learning here at Maryland. 

Learn about services for TAs & Graduate Instructors
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Launch Certificate Program

TLTC programs provide instructors with professional development to help them advance their teaching, collect evidence of their effectiveness, and leverage innovative, evidence-based approaches in their classrooms. 

Learn more the Launch Program
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TLTC consultants work one-on-one with instructors based on their own goals. Teaching Consultations are available to all UMD instructors, including faculty, staff and graduate students.

Click here to request a Consultation
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