Lecture Guide: Improving Lecture Quality

This guide to improve lecture quality includes: evidence-based principles to consider when lecturing, a checklist for student, peer, or program observation, a template for a handout, and a list of reference resources.

Active Learning Strategies

The following are various active learning activities that you might consider using in conjunction with a traditional lecture format to increase learner engagement and active participation. These activities are adaptable for classes of any size.

Effective Lecturing Checklist

This checklist includes tips on developing a clear and organized lecture.

The Art of Lecturing

Characteristics of a “good” lecture and how to improve lecturing

The Art of Lecturing

20 minute video on presentation skills and the art of lecturing