The Sherrerd Center for Teaching and Learning often supports faculty travel to related conferences across the country. Participation as both presenters and attendees enriches teaching practices and student experiences at Smith. Please contact the Sherrerd Center Director Floyd Cheung if you are interested in receiving funds for attending a conference.
Upcoming Teaching & Learning Conferences
Events on Various dates - 2016-2017
February 13-15, 2017
ELI Annual Meeting 2017: Transforming the Academy: Building Communities of Practice
(Houston, TX; online)
March 14-17, 2017
Winter Institute for Intercultural Communication (WIIC). Comprised of 3-day and 1-day workshops. You can learn more about WIIC here: http://intercultural.org/wiic.html
March 16-17, 2017
Diversity, Learning, and Student Success: Voices Leading Change. A Network for Academic Renewal Conference.
June 2-4, 2017
June 20-22, 2017
20th Annual Best Teachers International Institute
A Three-day institute based on Ken Bain's award-winning and best selling book What the Best College Teachers Do* (Harvard University Press, 2004) and James Lang's instant classic Small Teaching (Jossey-Bass, 2016). This year's program will also feature ideas from Ken Bain's new book What the Best College Students Do* (Harvard University Press, 2012).
(New York City Area)
Various Dates - Teaching Conferences Directory
Maintained by the Center for Teaching and Learning at Kennesaw State University. This is a comprehensive directory of teaching conferences and their sponsoring organizations.