Associate Professor Kay Halasek (English) has been appointed director of Ohio State’s University Institute for Teaching and Learning, a new center opening in August 2016 that provides innovative approaches to teaching.
The goal of the institute is for educators to collaborate on and share outstanding teaching techniques that will increase student success.
“I was drawn to the institute because I embrace its mission to bring together faculty of all ranks and categories from across the university with the expressed purpose of enhancing teaching and learning,” Halasek said. “Through thoughtful and creative discussion, innovative pedagogies and collaborative research, the institute is poised to contribute meaningfully to faculty engagement in teaching and, by extension, students’ learning experiences.”
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