General Resources

Resources on the web

New England Faculty Development Consortium – Mass Maritime is an instutional member of NEFDC, an organization that provides resources for faculty. NEFDC member benefits include reduced registration fees to their annual conferences and access to The Exchange (an annual publication covering teaching and learning best practices).

Retrieval Practice – Retrieval practice emphasizes the act of calling information to mind, and this site offers resources to help strengthen memory and recall.

Teaching in Higher Ed – Teaching in Higher Ed is a collection of resources, including a blog and podcasts, covering topics ranging from educational technology to productivity and pedagogy.

Association of College and University Educators – ACUE offers resources, such as a blog and discussion forum.

Special series and suggested readings:

The Chronicle of Higher Education - Special Report: Small Changes in Teaching

Retrieval Practice - Recommended Books

Resources in the MMA Library


The Teaching Professor (recent editions available in print)

Chronicle of Higher Education (also available in print)

Higher Education Quarterly



Faculty Mentoring

Faculty Mentor's Wisdom

Faculty Training for Web-Enhanced Learning

Higher Education Pedagogies