The new University Teaching Award Scheme is now launched, and this has been developed as part of the initiatives to celebrate excellence at the University of Worcester.
This new scheme is designed to recognise and reward excellent and outstanding practice in teaching, and in supporting and leading learning. The Scheme explicitly promotes innovative, inspiring and excellent practice which is outstanding in its impact to enhance and inspire student learning.
There are three categories of Award:
A University of Worcester Teaching Award
B University of Worcester Teaching Team Award
C University of Worcester Leading Teaching Award.
Applications are welcomed from staff with a range of experience including academic staff, professional services and staff working in learning support. Full details are available via the webpage http://www.worc.ac.uk/edu/1285.htm.
Introductory Launch sessions are being run for information as follows (bookings can be made via the staff development webpages https://ext-webapp-01.worc.ac.uk/cgi-bin/university/booking_v2.pl?session_id=211b54aab647826ceeb28b4b9fca4ac9&system_id=58):
UW Teaching Award Scheme: Why? What? So What? Now What?
The workshops offer the opportunity to understand the UWTAS, consider one’s next steps to an application and ask any questions.
Thursday 16th June 2016 Session at the Learning and Teaching conference