The new Harvard Link, an online app developed by the research arm of VPAL, creates a personalized dashboard for you. It recommends news stories, events, suggestions of potential Harvard collaborators – all automatically... Read more about Link across Campus
The three goals of the annual conference are to promote dialogue across Harvard’s campuses about education innovation, to provide examples of experimental approaches and research studies that generalize across academic fields, and to expand the network of Harvard constituents who are improving educational practice.... Read more about Harvard Gazette features 2018 HILT Annual Conference
The Office of the Vice Provost for Advances in Learning is proud to announce Harvard Syllabus Explorer, a new syllabus search tool to use across FAS. It is designed to help Harvard students explore and select courses as well as to serve as a research asset for Harvard students, faculty, and staff. Syllabi are collected from Canvas and course information is provided by the Registrars / HUIT.
Harvard’s efforts to leverage technology to create more effective teaching tools, strategies, and resources will have a new leader this fall, with the appointment of Harvard Business School Professor Bharat Anand as the University’s new vice provost for advances in learning (VPAL).
Peter K. Bol, the Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, will step down at the end of the summer as vice provost for advances in learning to return to the faculty and to his teaching and research on China’s history.
VPAL joined a number of organizations in support of the inaugural DataFest conference spotlighting Harvard’s data science resources. Read the Harvard Gazette story for more information on the Jan. 17-18 event.