Over 150 professors and assistants, University of Prishtina full-time staff, responded to the call for application for basic training in “Teaching in Higher Education” announced on May the 7th, 2018 by the Center for Teaching Excellence of the University of Prishtina “Hasan Prishtina”.
On May 18-19, 2018 the first two-day training in the series of trainings planned by the CTE was delivered. The training which was held in the master room of the Faculty of Education was attended by professors and assistants, as well as by the CTE new trainers, who are attending the certification program “Training of Trainers”.
Through this training, participants were acquainted with various contemporary theories and approaches in higher education teaching and learning. During the training, participants exchanged experiences with the CTE trainers and their colleagues participating in a wide range of activities which they could apply in their work with students, constantly aiming the advancement of their teaching skills, as well as the enhancement of students’ results through the promotion of active learning.
During June and July, the Center for Teaching Excellence will offer successive rounds of trainings in modules that are included in the training “Teaching in Higher Education” for applicants who expressed their interest to attend the trainings, but could not be included in the training held on May the 18th and the 19th.