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Online Teaching

Online teaching strategies ranging from hybrid courses to fully online experiences and distance learning.

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Instructional design and professional consultants provide individual, group, or departmental consultations.

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Strategies to adapt existing and new assessment methods for in-person and remote teaching.

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Teaching Your Course

(CETL) recognizes that teaching a course poses countless challenges, both expected and unexpected.

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Announcing the Winners of the 2021 University Teaching Awards

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 University Teaching Awards.  Please click here for the names of our winners.

University-wide access to online teaching and work-life resources

Looking for additional resources on teaching development, work-life balance, and career development? CETL has an institutional account with the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD). CETL invites faculty and graduate students to sign-up for free subaccounts using your UConn email address. For more information about NCFDD: CLICK HERE

UConn Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning


UConn is required to verify the identity of students who participate in online courses and to establish that students who register in an online course are the same students who participate in and complete the course activities and assessments and receive academic credit. Your syllabus should include information for students on the methods you will use in your course for authentication. Please see this resource guide for more detail. READ MORE

University Accessibility Standards to Follow

Please visit UConn's Accessibility Website to learn about accessibility resources available at UConn, how to create accessible digital content, accessibility in software and hardware, where to report accessibility issues, and much more. VISIT WEBSITE

The Teaching Professor and 20-Minute Mentor Commons

As a member of our campus community this online resource from Magna Publications is available at no cost to you. The Teaching Professor and 20-Minute Mentor Commons keeps readers informed of pedagogically sound techniques, new ideas, strategies that work, and pragmatic approaches to enhancing student learning and improving instructional effectiveness, regardless of teaching modality or academic discipline. READ MORE

Upcoming Events

  1. Apr 20 Developing And Building Online Assessments In HuskyCT11:00am
  2. Apr 20 The Actor's Tools And How They Can Assist You In Your Work6:45pm
  3. Apr 21 Using LockDown Browser And Monitor For Online Tests In HuskyCT2:30pm
  4. Apr 23 Antiracist Approaches To Writing Instruction12:30pm
  5. Apr 23 The Environment Corps: An Engaged Scholarship Model That Combines Classroom Instruction, Service Learning And Extension (An Act In Two Parts) Part 22:00pm
  6. Apr 27 Getting comfortable and effective with Office Hours3:00pm
  7. Apr 28 Teaching Creatively And Teaching Students To Be More Creative2:00pm
  8. Apr 29 Preparing Your HuskyCT Grade Center For Grade Calculation And Submission11:00am

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