Appreciation of teaching

Appreciation of teaching

Problem

Teaching quality is often undervalued at universities, as the emphasis in the evaluation of university faculty may be more on research and publications

Description

  • Teaching quality is often of lesser importance than acquiring grants, doing research and publishing
  • Good teaching is sometimes not rewarded
  • Instructors may see blended learning or e-Learning as additional work which is not worth the effort

Context

University

Solutions

  • Good teaching should be recognized and an important factor in the evaluation of university faculty
  • Compare different models how this is dealt with in different countries

Dependencies

Comments

  • How do evaluations influence the salary or the reputation of the instructors?

Keywords (Tags)

evaluation of teaching quality