Innovations in Pedagogy

About Innovations

Innovations in Pedagogy is open to all faculty at the University of West Georgia.

Innovations 2024

Connected Teaching & Learning


Tuesday, May 14

Tanner Healthcare System School of Nursing Building


RSVP Online by May 7

Conference Website

Innovations in Pedagogy 2024



The University of West Georgia's Innovations in Pedagogy Conference facilitates engaging conversations about best practices in teaching and learning - and provides a forum for sharing ideas across disciplinary boundaries.

Themes at Innovations in Pedagogy

  • Drawing connections between classroom learning and career-ready competencies
  • Coordinating activities that have students connect with the community
  • Designing authentic assessments
  • Fostering student reflection on their coursework
  • Implementing technology, including generative AI, to engage students
  • Providing experiential learning opportunities
  • Collaborating with faculty/staff across UWG to meet student needs
  • Any other teaching practices you might want to share!

Conference Session Types


A 60-minute session by an individual or small team with active audience engagement. Presenters should aim to help colleagues learn concepts, develop skills, or create materials for use in their courses.


A 60-minute session by a panel of presenters (up to 5) on a particular topic. A moderator facilitates an interactive discussion between panel members and the audience.


A 20-minute session by 1–3 presenters sharing a teaching strategy/practice or research into a teaching practice with 10 minutes of Q&A.


A 10-minute presentation in which a presenter shares a simple, effective strategy for engaging students.

Contact Us


(678) 839-5289

First Floor, Old Auditorium

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.