Published on 4/24/2017 6:00:00 AM
Assistant Professors Sheila Conway and Michelle Sobolak had a proposal for the 2017 Innovation in Education Award
, entitled "Implementing a Video Coaching Platform to Provide E-Mentoring during Teacher Education Clinical Experiences,” accepted by the Advisory Council on Instructional Excellence. The program will be funded for the period beginning May 1, 2017 through April 30, 2018.
In support of its ongoing mission to further strengthen the role of teaching at the University of Pittsburgh, the Provost’s Advisory Council on Instructional Excellence (ACIE) invites proposals from University faculty for projects that "enhance teaching at Pitt and foster new instructional approaches that represent advances over existing methods." Additionally, proposals may meet some or all of the following criteria: be adaptable in other instructional settings; foster collaboration among faculty from different departments, units, and campuses on the development of innovative approaches to teaching; develop new course materials; and create significant curricular improvements.