March 21, 2016 – Jefferson Trust continues Ignite support

Ignite, funded by Jefferson Trust, is program that provides new faculty with invaluable preparation for the 21st classroom. To view the full article: http://jeffersontrust.org/news/mar-16-newsletter-ignite-supporting-the-next-generation-of-uva-faculty/ Supporting the Next Generation of UVa Faculty for Teaching Excellence

November 13, 2015—UVaToday

“Ignite,” a pilot program of UVA’s Center for Teaching Excellence, gives new instructors the support and resources they need to be effective in their classrooms right from the start. Read More »

September 26, 2015—UVaToday

Michael Palmer, managing director of the Center for Teaching Excellence and colleagues Lindsay Wheeler and Itiya Aneece recently won the 2015 Robert J. Menges Award for Outstanding Research in Educational Development from the Professional & Organizational Development Network in Higher Education. Read More »

July 15, 2015—Nature Commentary

The Teaching Resource Center’s Nucleus program was cited in Nature as a “rigorous example of best-in-class” program designed to improve undergraduate science education. Read the entire commentary online.

April 19, 2015 – The Cavalier Daily

“With support from the Jefferson Trust grant, the Teaching Resource Center is thrilled to launch its newest program, Ignite,” Bach said in a statement. “Ignite capitalizes on the historic turnover of U.Va. faculty by preparing the next generation of professors… Read More »

August 22, 2014 — Charlottesville Tomorrow

Charlottesville Tomorrow article: Faculty learn tech at UVa teaching fair Teaching with Technology fair co-sponsored by SHANTI, the University Library, the Teaching Resource Center, Information Technology Services, the School of Continuing and Professional Studies and the Arts & Sciences Center… Read More »