Center for Teaching Excellence

Best Practices for Online Teaching

Migrating courses for online delivery

The mission of the Center for Teaching Excellence is to foster the enhancement of teaching excellence in all its forms.

We seek to provide constructive and developmental mechanisms for nurturing the excellence in teaching which already exists at IUP. These mechanisms will honor our differences and build on our strengths.


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The Faculty Café is a place for all IUP faculty to mingle with each other online and serves as a space to engage in professional development related to teaching and learning.

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Center for Teaching Excellence Advances Advising

Associate Director of Advising Erin Conlin describes new platform IUP Advise and the way it strengthens and streamlines advising.

Transformative Texts Reflective Practice Large Group Meeting

The Center for Teaching Excellence Reflective Practice Large Group Meeting, Transformative Texts, will be presented Wednesday, February 17. This interactive workshop introduces participants to the ideas and approaches of transformative text teaching. It is an opportunity to consider how to incorporate such texts across all disciplines.

The IUP String Project: An Outstanding High-Impact Practice

This video highlights the IUP String Project. The video, directed by Linda Jennings, associate professor in the Department of Music, showcases great teaching practice that integrates service learning for exceptional instruction and experiential educational opportunities for IUP students.  

Save the Dates: Faculty Wellness Workshop Spring Series

Funded by state APSCUF, the Spring Faculty Wellness Workshop Series offers seven sessions that will draw  upon shared readings, reflection, and the skills of faculty, staff, and nationally known consultants to promote personal wellness and build resilience in the face of challenges and change. 

Register Early for Faculty Wellness Workshop Series to Receive Books Prior to Spring Semester

The Center for Teaching Excellence is offering a Faculty Wellness Workshop Series, seven sessions that will draw  upon shared readings, reflection, and the skills of nationally known consultants, as well as IUP faculty and staff, to promote personal wellness and build resilience in the face of challenges and change. Register by December 9 to receive books prior to spring semester.

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