AAC&U - 10 researched-based teaching practices
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AAC&U - 10 researched-based teaching practices

The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) has identified a set of 10 researched-based teaching practices that have been linked to improve student engagement, retention, and deeper learning which include:

  1. First Year Seminars and experiences
  2. Common intellectual Experiences
  3. Learning Communities
  4. Writing-Intensive Courses
  5. Collaborative Assignments and Projects
  6. Undergraduate Research
  7. Diversity/Global Learning
  8. Service Learning, Community-Based Learning
  9. Internships
  10. Capstone Courses and Projects

UHart challenges and supports students in a vibrant educational environment that integrates disciplinary focus, broad knowledge of the wider world, and exposure to experiences that prepare students for career success and personal development.