Resources for New Faculty

There are many thing you have to deal with as you get started teaching at Penn. The links below can help with immediate concerns you may have before you arrive and as you plan your courses, as you enter the classroom and move through the semester, and as you wrap up your first term.

If you have questions about teaching at Penn, you are welcome to consult with the staff at the Center for Teaching and Learning at any time. CTL also organizes a variety of faculty programs, providing faculty with structured opportunities to discuss their teaching with colleagues.

Valuable teaching-related information and links are also available through the Center for Teaching and Learning’s resources webpage. For more detailed information about teaching at Penn, consult the teaching handbook.

Before the Semester Begins

Setting Up IDs & Email
Logistical Information for Your Syllabus
Book Orders & Course Readings
Courseware
SAS Instructional Technology

For the First Day and During the Semester

Finding Your Class List & Classroom
Mid-term Feedback for Instructors
Help for Your Students
Tech Support

As the Semester Ends

Exams & Grading
Course Evaluations