Resources related to: teaching scholarship

Academic leadership: fundamental building blocks

Vilkinas, T., Leask, B., & Ladyshewsky, R. (2009). Academic leadership: fundamental building blocks [Resource book]. Strawberry Hills, New South Wales: Australian Learning and Teaching Council. Read a summary…

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Clarifying, developing and valuing the role of Unit Coordinators as informal leaders of learning in Higher Education

Roberts, S., Butcher, L., & Brooker, M. (2010). Strawberry Hills, NSW: Australian Learning and Teaching Council Ltd.  Download available. Read a summary…

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Developing a Case for Promotion in Relation to Teaching, Research and Service

The University of Newcastle provides support for Developing a Case for Promotion in Relation to Teaching, Research and Service.   Read a summary…

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Flexible Teaching and Learning

The University of Tasmania provides an online resource to guide Flexible Teaching and Learning practices. Read a summary…

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Head of school: creating a supportive climate for staff

Important role of the Head of School in creating a supportive climate for unit coordinators and other teaching staff. View video…

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Imperatives and challenges in integrating teaching and research

Brew, A. (2010). Imperatives and challenges in integrating teaching and research.  Higher Education Research & Development, 29(2), 139-150. Read a summary…

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Improving unit quality & Maintaining quality teaching practices – podcasts

The University of Ontario Institute of Technology ‘Contact’ online Teaching and Learning newsletter provides a series of free podcasts on improving unit quality and maintaining quality teaching practices. Read a summary…

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Learning Leaders in Times of Change

Scott, G., Coates, H., & Anderson. S. (2008).  Learning Leaders in Times of Change: ALTE & ACER.  Read a summary…

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Overcoming isolation: look outside your school

An experienced academic advocates for making connections with other academics outside your school – within the university and in other institutions – as a way of overcoming a sense of isolation.

“I guarantee that in a higher education institution there are going to be a lot of people who are interested in teaching and learning. So its just a matter of looking around and tapping into that resource.”  View video…

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Peer Review of Teaching for Promotion Purposes

The University of Adelaide’s Centre for Learning and Professional Development website provides a link to Peer Review of Teaching for Promotion Purposes, which includes resources and guidelines for setting up internal and external peer review processes. Read a summary…

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Principles of Teaching, Learning and Assessment

The University of Newcastle provides a link to their Principles of Teaching, Learning and Assessment. Read a summary…

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Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

Edith Cowan University provides a web site Leading Learning at ECU for all teaching staff.   Read a summary…

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SOTL: Learning from others in Teaching & Learning forums

One way of overcoming the inherent isolation of academic work is to seek out Teaching & Learning forums.  View video…

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