Teaching opportunities at Rice include:
With regard to teaching, the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) at Rice offers resources to help students to develop as teachers and prepare for the job market, including:
an annual teaching symposium in January
a variety of one-hour workshops for graduate students throughout the year a pedagogy reading group
classroom observations and evaluations graduate courses on teaching Certificate in Teaching and Learning
feedback on job application materials, especially for applying to teaching-focused jobs
To earn the Certificate in Teaching and Learning, graduate students must complete all four courses offered by the CTE, but the courses can also be taken as stand-alone courses. It is highly encouraged that students consider taking at least UNIV 500, a 3- credit course focused on topics such as course and syllabus design, student engagement and classroom management.