FACET Inaugural Academy Awards

The Academy Awards serve two important purposes that promote FACET’s mission:

  • Recognizing faculty who bring passion, innovation, and creativity to the classroom to promote student success across IU
  • Helping FACET share and disseminate best practices in teaching for the benefit of the entire IU community

We seek nominations for the inaugural round of awards for 2017 in the following categories:

  • Collaborative activities: Do you or your colleague(s) have an effective collaborative classroom activity? What does this activity look like, and how does it promote peer-to-peer engagement in addition to student learning?
  • Community engagement: Do you or your colleague(s) have an effective community engagement activity? What does this activity look like, and how does it promote community engagement in addition to student learning?
  • Learning how to learn: Do you or your colleague(s) have an effective classroom activity that helps students learn how to learn? What does this activity look like, and how does it improve active learning and student empowerment?
  • Creative uses of online tools: Do you or your colleague(s) have a particularly effective method or activity that uses online tools (applications, programs, or Canvas tools) to promote student learning? What does this activity look like, how does it work, and how does it impact student learning?
  • Intensive writing assignments: Do you or your colleague(s) have an effective intensive writing assignment? What does this assignment look like, and how does it lead to effective learning outcomes for intensive writing?

Submission deadline: January 15, 2017

Learn more about the FACET Academy Awards and submit a nomination