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The Center for Teaching and Learning

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Quinnipiac's Center for Teaching and Learning is a network of faculty and staff who work to improve the quality of student learning by exploring the principles of effective teaching, supporting scholarship and encouraging communication and collaboration across campus. The center also works closely with academic and student affairs to support major campus initiatives.

What We Do

The center is pleased to offer a variety of services for members of the University community:

  • Workshops on a variety of pedagogical topics, including civility in and out of the classroom, lecturing techniques, active learning, flipped classrooms, discussion, etc.
  • Individual consultation with faculty on effective pedagogy, including department-based consulting
  • Research opportunities for faculty and student affairs personnel
  • Classroom observations for all faculty for preparation of promotion and tenure files
  • Resources for topics related to teaching and learning including books, journals and consultation
  • Training on using the latest technology in the classroom
  • Innovative teaching strategies, including the use of desirable difficulties and testing effect
  • Support for new faculty in terms of guidance for teaching and development of an approach to teaching    

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