Teaching Certificate Program- New Courses and Requirements

We are excited to announce our fall course offerings for the Teaching Certificate Program!  The Teaching Certificate Program offers graduate students and teaching fellows a tangible marker of their ongoing development as teachers in higher education.  The Certificate is structured to give participants the opportunity to critically reflect upon their performance as teachers and to actively…

Fall Teaching Conference 2013

Registration is open for the 2013 Fall Teaching Conference.  Open to graduate students teaching at any level at Harvard, the conference will cover topics ranging from beginning teaching at Harvard through multimedia production for the classroom, and helping struggling students. Breakfast and lunch will be provided on both conference days.  After the first day, a…

It’s (Teaching) Awards Season!

Each semester, the Bok Center awards some of Harvard’s most accomplished Teaching Fellows the Harvard University Certificate of Distinction in Teaching, and the Harvard University Certificate of Teaching Excellence to outstanding Preceptors and Lecturers. Here is the list of recipients for Fall, 2012. Congratulations to them and a hearty “hear hear!” for all the dedicated…

Winter Teaching Conference – January 24, 2013

A new year, a new semester, and a new Derek Bok Center Winter Teaching Conference! On the third floor of the Science Center, 1 Oxford St., Cambridge, we are going to get 2013 started, pedagogically speaking, with a host of workshops for both new and experienced educators. The conference is open to anyone who teaches…

Graduate Multimedia Fellows Seminar Application

The Graduate Multimedia Fellows Seminar is a new Teaching Certificate course offered at the Bok Center with the support of the Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching. Over the course of the spring semester, the course will train graduate students in the theories, research, and skills necessary to design and evaluate multimedia assignments. Fellows will…