Teaching & Learning Support

ITLAL provides a variety of resources and services designed to support instructors’ success in the classroom.

Teaching A to Z: This collection of resources provides an overview of some of the most important foundational strategies and approaches to effective teaching.

Teaching Strategies for UAlbany Course Modalities: ITLAL has developed several short articles focused on specific teaching strategies that can help you teach effectively in different course modalities.

Toolkit for New Teachers (for Graduate Students): This collection of resources provides guidance on many of the common questions and concerns faced by new Graduate Teaching Assistants and instructors.

Team-Based Learning: ITLAL provides support for Team-Based Learning (TBL), an evidence-based teaching method designed to lead to better learning outcomes for students.

Online Course Design and Development: Learn more about designing and building fully online courses.

Faculty Success Stories: Learn more about the impact of the work ITLAL has done with some UAlbany faculty.

ITLAL Publications: ITLAL regularly publishes and distributes short articles on issues related to teaching and learning and career development.

Instructional Leadership Academies: During each intersession, ITLAL offers Instructional Leadership Academies, which are opportunities for more intensive engagement with course design and/or specific teaching methods and strategies. Check our current workshop schedule for upcoming Academies.

Consultations: ITLAL staff are available to consult individually with instructors to discuss their teaching and career development.

Preview Your Classroom: This page provides information about the features of UAlbany classrooms.