Programs & Services

Assessment

The Sheridan Center’s assessment and evaluation work is predicated on the notion that we are continuously improving as teachers and learners.

Certificates

The Sheridan Center offers intensive certificate programs in which participants develop and reflect on their teaching practice in order to support diverse learners.

Consultations

The Sheridan Center offers a variety of free, confidential consulting services for members of the Brown teaching community.

Departmental Support

The Sheridan Center offers a range of services and support for departments, including customized workshops and consultations on departmental learning outcomes and assessment.

Fellowships & Awards

The Sheridan Center offers annual fellowship opportunities for junior faculty to engage in a teaching-focused peer learning community.

Grant Support

The Sheridan Center provides pedagogical expertise and feedback for the educational components of grant proposals.

Institutes & Retreats

The Sheridan Center offers intensive, immersive opportunities for faculty and graduate students across the disciplines to (re)design courses, or devote time to their writing.

Orientations to Teaching at Brown

The Center offers orientations to teaching at Brown for all new instructors. Faculty and postdocs are welcome to attend the Center’s orientation for new faculty. Graduate students should attend the orientation for New TAs.

Tutoring

Academic Tutoring offers peer-led small group tutoring for undergraduates seeking to develop a deeper understanding of introductory STEM course content.

Writing

The Sheridan Center offers writing support for undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty.