LMS Teaching & Design Boot Camp

The Teaching and Design Boot Camp was created specifically for graduate instructors and teaching assistants at Mizzou. This 90-minute seminar will help GIs and TAs become self-sufficient in their teaching responsibilities by learning:

  • Skills to effectively and efficiently manage a Canvas site
  • Course design principles that help ensure the achievement of course goals

Note: The teaching and design boot camp can be tailored to meet the specific needs of GIs & TAs within your department.

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Canvas Resources

Teaching and Design Resources

A Brief Summary of the Best Practices in College Teaching [.pdf] is a rich collection of tips and practices for teaching face-to-face.

The following can help you write succinct and effective learning objectives:

These resources can help you write effective test questions as well as clear assignment instructions:

Following are examples of grading rubrics that you might find helpful: