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External Resources

We have consolidated a list of external resources ranging from educational teaching resources to seminars that we feel are useful to you. Links on these pages to non-university sites do not represent endorsement by the University of Oklahoma or its affiliates.

Evaluating Your Teaching

Thoughts on the Professional Evaluation of Teaching. Perspectives from the American Association of Higher Education, American Council of Learned Societies, Occasional Paper No. 33

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Harvard Institutes for Higher Education

at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
Click here to visit the Harvard Institues

Making the Right Moves

Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty (2nd Edition). This resource was developed by the Burroughs Welcome Fund and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute


Writing a Letter of Recommendation. An Addendum to Making the Right Moves (2nd Edition)

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

Cultural Competence Resources for Health Care Providers

This link will take you to a U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) website. The site features over 40 products profiling the diverse approaches taken by HRSA-funded cultural competence building activities and programs in areas such as assessment, culture and language, specific diseases, health professions, research, special populations, technical assistance, training, and web-based learning. 

MedEd Portal

MedEdPortal an open education resource and publication service provided by the Association of American Medical Colleges in partnership with the American Dental Education Association.
- Go to - Log-in required.
- Go to top right menu bar and click sign-in to request access.

Quick Facts about MedEdPortal:
  • peer-reviewed educational resources
  • medical education
  • dental education
  • international breadth

UCO's Educators' Leadership Academy

The Educators' Leadership Academy at UCO offers customized programs for education professionals.

  • Higher Ed Department Chair Academy - The Higher Ed Department Chair Academy is designed to offer educational professionals the rare opportunity to network and share best practices while experiencing a leadership curriculum designed specifically for their needs. 
  • Educational Administrators' Academy - The Educational Administrators' Academy provides leadership development to educational leaders comparable to that offered to many upper level executives in successful organizations. 
  • Outstanding Professors Academy - The Outstanding Professors' Academy is designed for professors recognized for making superior contributions to their disciplines, that will help them to hone and sculpt their abilities to lead.