The CEI collaborates across the University to advance effective teaching and engaged learning.

About Us

The CEI supports faculty, instructors, and academic leaders as they design innovative curricula, explore research-based pedagogies, and create high quality learning environments online and in person.

Learn more.


Senior Teaching Fellows Program

Senior faculty members who would like to focus on revitalizing and expanding their instructional skills are invited to participate in this new semester-based program. Learn more.


Pedagogical Innovations Journal Club

Join us on September 20, 2016 at 11:30 in 444 University Office Plaza to discuss "Teaching a lay theory before college narrows achievement gaps at scale." More information.


Teaching Enrichment Series

The 2016 Teaching Enrichment Series will take place from 9:00 am to 11:50 am on August 31 and Sept 1. Sessions include Grading Participation, Accessible Usable Instructional Materials, and Teaching that Sticks: Developing Memorable Presentations. Full schedule.

Early Career Teaching Program

Applications are now being accepted for the 2016-2017 Early Career Teaching Program. Participants attend monthly workshops facilitated by master teachers as well as participate in small group discussions. Learn more.

A Guide to Teaching in the Active Learning Classroom

CEI announces the publication of A Guide to Teaching in the Active Learning Classroom, which highlights the research that has been done on teaching in the active learning classrooms and the remarkable work of faculty here at the University. Learn more.