Call For Proposals: Conference on Teaching Large Classes

2017 Conference on Teaching Large Classes

Thursday, July 20, 2017, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA

Do you already teach or are you new to teaching large classes? Do you have wisdom to share or are you in search of wisdom related to teaching large classes? If so, this conference is for you! The Conference on Teaching Large Classes is designed to be informative, empirical, social, and practical.

The Conference on Teaching Large Classes focuses on teaching and learning practices and research related to large classes – both face-to-face and online. The conference is a showcase for best practices in teaching and learning in large classes, as well as the research that provides evidence for the best practices. Ultimately, the conference provides knowledge and skills related to the teaching of large classes that participants will find immediately useful.

Proposals are sought for sessions focused on effective instructional practices and research aimed at improving the quality of teaching and learning in large classes. Four types of conference sessions are offered: practice sessions, research sessions, conversation sessions, and poster sessions. Proposals must be submitted online by Monday, May 1, 2017.

For additional information, potential topics, and submission guidelines visit the Call For Proposals: Conference on Teaching Large Classes website