University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: Teaching Launchpad

Teaching Launchpad is a series of sessions sponsored by the Interprofessional Academy of Educators. All the sessions are a fast, easy way to gain new knowledge if you are new to teaching or a quick refresher of current skills.

Managing Feedback and the Chaos of Clinical Teaching

Clinical educators discuss managing student feedback and your expectations, adapting to the variability of your learning climate, interacting with struggling students and finding the teachable moments in infinite learning opportunities.

Apr 12, 2023

Doctor explains to medical students

Struggling with Test Item Writing?

In this 50-minute session, you’ll learn how to write a good test question and how to examine the results to see if your question performed as planned

Mar 23, 2023

Confused teacher holds up sign saying help

Engaging Lectures

In this session by Dr. Abbey Fingeret, you’ll learn how to use your content to create engaging lectures that grab — and keep — you viewer’s attention.

Oct 22, 2021

Educational Scholarship

Join Dr. Beth Beam to learn answers to commonly asked questions related to educational scholarship, and discover key resources available to you.

Oct 22, 2021


Dr. Sarah McBrien explains the ins and outs of assessment, including the types of assessment to use and options for providing feedback.

Oct 22, 2021

Teaching Launchpad: Assessment

Universal Design for Learning

Join Dr. Suhasini Kotcherlakota for an overview of UDL and how it can improve and optimize teaching and learning for all.

Oct 8, 2021

Creating a Syllabus

Join Dr. Analisa McMillan on a journey from Point A to Point B — a roadmap of syllabus design basics to make for a better learning experience.

Sep 24, 2021

Roadmap to creating a syllabus

Learning Objectives

In this Q&A session with Dr. Ally Dering-Anderson, you’ll learn key answers to some of the most important questions about learning objectives.

Sep 24, 2021

Dr. Ally Dering-Anderson Presents