Preparing Departments and Instructors for the Flexible Future

Thursday, June 09 | 1:00PM–1:45PM PT | Indigo 204B, 2nd Floor
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Presentation/Panel Presentation

The Flexible Learning Fellows Program meets our institutional goals for curriculum transformation by offering faculty sustained professional development in flexible learning course design and the leadership skills to expand flexible learning and teaching practices in their department. We will define flexible teaching at the course and curriculum levels and share strategies for starting similar departmentally centered faculty development structures.


  • Daniel Cannity

    Team Lead, Instructional Design & Faculty Support, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Claire Hamilton

    Associate Provost, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Heather Sharpes-Smith

    Executive Director of Online Educational Technology, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Mei-Yau Shih

    Associate Director of Center for Teaching, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Resources & Downloads

  • Preparing Departments and Instructors for the Flexible Future Slide Presentation

    Updated on 6/3/2022