Teaching & Learning Conference

May 24th | 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. | Join OTL & LAIC for the annual teaching & learning conference.

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Office of Teaching and Learning

A supportive place to find workshops, resources, and assistance to better your teaching. With extensive experience in successful grant writing at all levels, Office of Teaching and Learning staff are available to work with you as part of your grant application team. Meeting space is available for your education-related initiatives. Our reach is broad, encompassing all subject areas and interdisciplinary approaches to education.


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MAY 20, 2022  |  Teaching & Learning Conference  |  Virtual Attendance Registration Deadline

MAY 23, 2022  | Teaching & Learning Conference  |  Keynote Speaker/Conference Kickoff  |  7 - 8:30 p.m.

MAY 24, 2022  |  2nd Annual Teaching & Learning Conference |  9 a.m. to noon

MAY 24, 2022  | Teaching & Learning Conference  |  Keynote Speaker/Awards Presentations  |  11:30 a.m. - noon.

JULY 8, 2022  |  College Teaching Certificate  |  Initial Submission Deadline  |  Summer Semester Completion

AUGUST 5, 2022  |  College Teaching Certificate  |  Final Submission Deadline  |  Summer Semester Completion

AUGUST 15, 2022  |  Teaching & Learning Graduate Student Conference  |  Register Today >>




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Presenters: Dr. Lori Swinney and Lorna Olsen

Participants will be introduced to the three guiding principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and see examples applied to course design. Learn…

By Raghu Krishnaiah and Kelly Hermann
For too long, colleges and universities have waited for students with disabilities to request accommodations before deciding to remove barriers to access and full…

What is one Universal Design for Learning strategy you have tried in your classes? What were the reactions from your students?

Head on over to Facebook and join the discussion or just lurk around and…

Providing little hints throughout the semester can help your students succeed.

Hint #16: Reflect on how the semester went and what adjustments you might want to make.

View our 16-week tips for…

Join us Monday, May 23, 2022, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Via Zoom


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