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Instructional Strategies & Tools

teaching handbook Instruction at FSU

This handbook has been designed to help those instructional faculty and graduate teaching assistants who are interested in being more effective teachers. It offers strategies used by experienced instructors and presents instructional methods and techniques.

Preparing to Teach Your First Semester

Preparing in advance for your first semester of teaching at FSU. Browse our checklists for tips, articles, and links to administrative policies, guidelines, and best practices.

Systematic Instructional Design

Creating clear learning objectives, designing courses, and writing effective syllabi.

Instructional Technologies and Media

Enriching course content and activities with tools like Blackboard, video, and other components.

Classroom and Pedagogical Techniques

Strategies for enhancing student engagement and learning in the classroom: active learning, problem-based learning, working with large classes, leading discussions, and more.