Best Practices in Teaching &  Classroom Management + The 20 Minute Mentor Series
This CAFE seminar series is designed to help participants learn about and implement proven best practices in teaching. Participants also form connections with faculty from different departments and colleges with whom they will develop and refine ideas throughout their careers. Seminars are developed and conducted by senior faculty with special expertise in each area.

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Faculty Book Groups:  
  • Topics in Higher Education (THE) Book Group,

  • MLV Book Group

  • Advice to New Faculty

  • Faculty Collegiality

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Navigating the System at UAA

Need funding? Putting together a retention, promotion or tenure file? Planning on applying for sabbatical? Learn how to successfully navigate your way through the system. 

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Making Learning Visible (Scholarship of Teaching and Learning)

Interested in exploring questions centered around the scholarship of teaching and learning? Interested in creating a classroom inquiry plan and eventually placing a course portfolio documenting the inquiry on-line?  Please join the beginning and/or advanced Making Learning Visible (SoTL)discussion groups. 

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Student Success

Improve your effectiveness at reaching ALL your students, including those with disabilities and diverse cultural, ethnic, and class backgrounds. 
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CAFE Special Events
Join us for a wide range of sessions on effective teaching and learning at UAA! 
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Contact CAFE at 786-4644 or for more information on any of these series or special events.

Audio-conferencing is available for most events.  Please email request to Liisa at at least 48 hours in advance.