The Mosaic Initiative: Faculty Development for Active Learning Classrooms

Wednesday, February 15 | 10:15AM–11:00AM | Houston Ballroom Foyer
Session Type: Poster Session
Delivery Format: Poster Session
Indiana University's Mosaic Initiative ( is a direct response to the challenge of supporting active learning across a variety of disciplines, instructional goals, and class size. This poster will provide a brief overview of Mosaic and then focus on the initiative's faculty engagement/development component, highlighting how Mosaic seeks to prepare faculty to teach in active learning classrooms, to promote evidence-based teaching and to encourage faculty input in the development of new learning spaces.

Outcomes: Identify an approach for building a community of faculty leaders to share and promote active learning approaches and to guide development of new learning spaces


  • Tracey Birdwell

    Assistant Director Center for Instructional Excellence, Purdue University
  • John Gosney

    Director, Faculty Engagement & Outreach - Learning Technologies, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)