Danny receives President's Distinguished Teaching Award

  • Nov 29, 2017
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PERL co-director Danny Caballero wins the President's Distinguished Teaching Award. President Lou Anna K. Simon stopped by Danny's Electricity and Magnetism course (Physics 481) to personally deliver the news. Congratulations Danny!

 

This award is open to current MSU faculty members who have a sustained record of substantial teaching responsibilities for Michigan State University and who have implemented creative and engaging ways that foster student learning.

Only one individual may receive this award, which is intended to be a surprise to the recipient.

The award is designed to recognize faculty who:

  • Demonstrate energy and enthusiasm for engaging students in their learning.

  • Inspire students in unique ways or challenges them in innovative ways.

  • Create in their students a sense of intellectual curiosity, exciting them about learning.

  • Nurture and empower students to enact change on their own and in the lives of others.

  • Extend learning in innovative ways beyond the walls of the traditional classroom.

  • Implemented learning outcomes assessment and exhibited a commitment to the scholarship of teaching and learning.

  • Have influenced others to enhance their teaching by sharing their knowledge.