Today is deadline for effective teaching course

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On July 8, 2020

The deadline for S&T faculty to apply to the “Scaling Instructional Excellence for Student Success” program is Wednesday, July 15. A limited number of spaces are still available for interested faculty, and those who missed the deadline are encouraged to get their applications in soon. Get the application.

The program is a collaboration among the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE), the UM System, and the S&T Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE). Read the program’s description and check out an archives of the June webinars on the UM System site.  

The program will be offered fully online during the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 academic year and provides an option for taking the Effective Teaching Practices course for individuals to focus on face-to-face teaching, and Effective Online Teaching Practices course, which, upon successful completion, will result in the nationally recognized Certificate in Effective College Instruction.

There is no fee for participants. Individuals who successfully complete the 25-week course will earn a $1,000 stipend from a grant provided by the National Association of System Heads.

For more information, please contact Dr. Irina Ivliyeva, ACUE campus lead at, or Merilee Krueger, S&T cohort facilitator, at

For information about the differences between this program and the UM System six-week and four-week trainings for online, please visit a frequently-asked-questions document on the CAFE website.

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