Current & Upcoming Workshops

Innovation in Pedagogy Summit 2015


May 6, 2015; 8:00 am 5:00 pm

UVa's Annual Innovation in Pedagogy Summit brings together faculty, staff, and students from across UVa and the Commonwealth to engage in conversation about excellence in teaching and learning. For 2015, the Summit will be held on Wednesday, May 6 in Newcomb Hall, and record attendance is expected!

You can also join the conversation via Twitter using the hashtag #UVaTeach

Call for proposals! Click here to learn how you can share your teaching experiences with the UVa community and view the call for proposals. To help prepare your submission, a preview of the CFP form will be available.

Details for each session can be found by following this link.

Brief Schedule

Registration & Breakfast begins at 8:00 am

Welcome (8:45 - 9:00 am)

Opening Keynote (9:00 - 10:00 am)

  • Modeling Democracy in the Classroom: Making the Most of Class Participation
  • Jan French, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Richmond

Plenary Panel (10:00 - 11:00 am)

Break (11:00 - 11:15 am)

Concurrent Morning Sessions (11:15 am - 12:05 pm)

Break (12:05 - 12:15 pm)

Lunch (12:15 - 1:30 pm)

  • Free lunch will be provided to all presenters as well as all attendees who pre-register.

Concurrent Afternoon Sessions (1:45 am - 2:35 pm)

Break (2:35 - 2:45 pm)

Closing Keynote Address & Workshop (2:45 - 5:00 pm)

  • It Could Be Beautiful: Aspirational vs Operational EdTech (Closing Keynote)
  • Towards Gross Personal Happiness: Ecosystems of Inspiration & Frictionless Workflows (Workshop)
  • Tom Woodward, Associate Director of Learning Innovation, Academic Learning Transformation Lab, Virginia Commonwealth University

IDEAx Unconference (5:15 - 6:30 pm)

The Innovation in Pedagogy Summit is sponsored by the Office of the Executive Vice President & Provost and co-hosted by the Teaching Resource Center, the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, the Curry School of Education, and the Office of the Executive Vice President & Provost.

Attendance is welcome from our colleagues at other Colleges and Universities! If you do not have a UVA email address or UVA department, please enter your relevant home institution information in those fields.

Available Spaces: 54