Best Practices in University Teaching (workshop)


Registration is expected to open November 1, 2019. Please check back for more details.

The Center for Educational Resources is pleased to offer Best Practices in University Teaching (BPUT): a 1.5 day workshop for faculty. The workshop will present pedagogical best practices used at Johns Hopkins and peer institutions.

This is a great opportunity for new Johns Hopkins faculty (across all academic disciplines) who are interested in learning about evidence-based teaching practices, but is open to faculty and lecturers from all levels.


  • 1.5 days, January 15-16, 2020
  • Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided.
  • The Johns Hopkins University - Homewood Campus

Topics Covered

  • The Science of Learning
  • Course Design
  • Effective Assessment Strategies
  • Evidence-based Teaching Practices
  • Inclusive Pedagogy
  • Technology/Teaching Resources

Program Facilitators

All sessions will be facilitated by Johns Hopkins faculty and the Center for Educational Resources staff.

Registration for JHU affiliates

Registration will be open from November 1 - November 30 with limited spots available.

Workshop fee*: $850 (Full-time, benefits eligible JHU employees may submit for 100% tuition remission. There is no cap to this benefit, and it does not deduct from the annual $5,250 allotment for credit courses.)

*Please note:

If you are a JHU affiliate, you will be contacted following registration with a pre-populated tuition remission form.  Payment or tuition remission form must be received by November 30th to secure your seat in the workshop. In order to accommodate those waitlisted for this workshop, failure to submit payment or a signed tuition remission form by November 30th will result in the cancellation of your registration.

Registration for non-JHU affiliates

If you are a non-JHU affiliate who is interested in attending this workshop, please contact the events coordinator directly at


Contact Lacey Henry, Events Coordinator,