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Helpful Links for New Instructors

Welcome to Indiana University!  Explore this webpage for resources you will find helpful in your new role teaching at IU.

CITL-Recommended Teaching Resources

Designing your course

Syllabus Basics

Suggestions for Effective Classroom Management

Teaching with Technology

First Day of Class

Lecturing Tips

Discussion Techniques

Getting Started with Canvas

How to Effectively Use Videos in Class

Selected IUB Campus Services Related to Teaching and Learning

Academic Support Services

Resources for Inclusive Teaching (includes a listing of many useful organizations on campus)

Upcoming CITL Workshops and Events

Be sure to bookmark our list of events and check back often!

CITL Contact Information

Where to find us

How to contact us

CITL Friends Updates
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