Office of Research at UCF - provides funding opportunities for faculty members, including internal and external sources.
Department of Education - provides a list of sites offering grants to individuals through the DOE.
Resources for Grants, Foundations, and Scholarships - this meta-site provides a thorough list of websites that can guide faculty members through the funding process, and direct them to funding opportunities.
Grants, Foundations, and Non-Profit Organizations - pages designed by the Orlando County Library System that compiles funding sources.
FIPSE Grant Database - the Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education provides an online, searchable database for funding opportunities related to teaching and learning.
Grants and Awards, POD Network - the Professional and Organizational Development Network provides grants and awards for faculty that "contribute new knowledge or tools to the field of instructional, faculty, and organizational development."
Community of Science - hosts a comprehensive database that allows you to search for funding resources for any discipline.
College of Arts and Sciences When I began my full-time teaching career, the first text I taught was from Paulo Freire's Pedagogy of the Oppressed, where the Brazilian educator contrasts "problem-posing education" and "the banking concept of education." According to Freire, the key to education is dialogic learning, rather than the one direct...
College of Engineering and Computer Science Teaching is the most important function of an educational institution. The characteristics of good education consist mainly of inspiration and quality, with approach and methodology to achieve them. Inspiration - In many cases students choose an area of specialization because they are inspired by exe...
College of College of Nursing As a nurse and educator, my teaching philosophy revolves around the belief that it is my responsibility to provide nursing students with a solid foundation for safe and appropriate nursing practice. I believe students are adult learners and should be self-motivated and in charge of their own learning. However, stu...