From May 13thto 14th, the final of the 2nd Zhejiang Teaching Innovation Competition for Teachers in Universities and Colleges was held in Zhejiang Normal University, and the teachers from universities and colleges all over Zhejiang Province gathered at the competition and shown their teaching ability. Yin Xiaomin, the teacher from the School of Marxism of our university, won the first prize in the group of professors, Lou Danfeng, the teacher from the School of Urban Construction, got the grand prize of the group of associate professors, and Zhou Ying, the teacher from the School of Information Science and Technology, was awarded with the third prize of the group of lecturers and assistants. And meanwhile, our university won the excellent organization award.
The competition lasted for more than half a year and received strong support from our university's functional offices and teaching departments. The Teachers and Teaching Development Center took teacher training as the starting point, steadily promoted the work of the organization of university competitions, the selection and recommendation for provincial competitions, and the guidance for provincial competitions, and invited peers and experts inside and outside the university to provide comprehensive guidance on the entries such as innovation achievement reports, teaching design plans, and classroom teaching videos. Zhao Xin, the teacher from the School of Urban Construction and the winner of the grand prize of the last provincial-level innovation competition and the second prize of the national competition, participated in the whole preparation process from the guidance for the entries to the preparation for the final, helping the participants to develop innovative teaching ideas and adjust their participation status. In addition, in the special contest on the micro-lectures of ideological and political education course in this competition that announced previously, Chen Danwei and Zhao Xin, the teachers from the School of Urban Construction, won the third prize of the science and engineering group respectively, Zhang Xinghai, the teacher from the School of Economics and Social Welfare, won the third prize of the liberal art group, and Hu Yanna, the teacher from the School of Humanity and Foreign Languages, won the winning prize of the liberal art group.
In recent years, our university has continuously enhanced to train teachers' innovative ability in education and teaching, strengthened the training for teachers' basic teaching skills, and actively provided teachers with the platform to show their teaching style and exchange teaching skills, and also the opportunities to improve teaching levels and promote teaching development.