Instructor Resources

Past Events and Activities

Check out ideas related to improving engineering education by visiting our events and activities page where you’ll find an archive of slides and videos. The Lightning Symposium has a link to ten 2-minute ideas that work!

Journals on STEM Education & Related Topics

Links to journals on engineering education, science education, and higher education

Teaching Large Classes

Computer science senior lecturer Lawrence Angrave gives advice to anyone teaching a large class, including a reminder that their classroom isn’t very far off Broadway, after all.

The Science of Teaching: Practical Applications for the Classroom

Physics professor Jose Mestre describes four teaching strategies validated by educational research: collaborative tests, interleaved versus blocked practice, distributed versus massed practice, and learning from worked examples.

Academic Integrity

For a quick overview of academic integrity policies at Illinois, visit this link. The College of Engineering uses FAIR (Faculty Academic Integrity Report) for handling charges of academic integrity.

Instructional Technology

Engineering IT Services offers support for learning management systems, lecture capture, and more.

Support for i-clickers is here.

For information about the computer-based testing facility, contact David Mussulman.

For information about PrairieLearn (online, adaptive system for problem-driven learning), contact Matt West.