Resources for New & Experienced TFs

Find below a list of resources at Harvard and beyond related to teaching and pedagogy, including remote teaching support. Scroll to the bottom for a section listing resources on the art of teaching in the discipline of religious studies.


Join our Canvas site for TFs in the Study of Religion!

  • A space to share resources and best practices, to discuss experiences and raise questions outside of formal workshops, and to house a wide variety of resources on teaching and professionalization tailored to the study of religion. This site is a work in progress, so check back often!
    • Contact Carleigh or Lucy to be added to the page.

General Harvard Resources


Remote Teaching Resources

  • Bok Center Resources
    • Click here for Bok Center guides and resources.
    • Use this form to schedule a Zoom consultation with senior staff from the Bok Center.
    • Email the Bok Center using this link if you have general questions about teaching remotely.
  • Additional resources for help with Zoom and teaching remotely:
    • For HDS-specific help, you can email Kama Lord at
    • This University guide pulls together resources from across Harvard's campuses.
    • Harvard University IT offers Zoom tutorials and one-on-one consultations.  You can access these services here.
    • Harvard's Office of Undergraduate Education has developed a full schedule of Zoom trainings and support services.
      • Click here to view the list of topics covered by and watch recordings of the OUE's Zoom pedagogy workshops.
      • You can find information about in-class Zoom support here.
  • Stanford Teaching Commons 


Resources on Teaching in Religious Studies