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The Center for theAdvancement of Teaching & Learning

What's Going On:

Please do not hesitate to contact CATL at for more information about any of the opportunities below!

January Faculty Development Institute

CATL will be hosting a series of workshops at its Faculty Development Institute showcasing the thoughtful minds of our community at work as they grapple with the interesting problems percolating in higher education. The all-day institute is on January 19, 2017.

Tentative Schedule


Grant and Conference Opportunities

Online Teaching Fellows

This program consists of two tracks: Starter Online Teaching Fellows for those who are new to online instruction; and Advanced Online Teaching Fellows for those instructors who would like to earn Quality Matters recognition for their online or hybrid course.

UWGB Teaching Scholars

Offers opportunities to discuss teaching with colleagues, develop new teaching strategies, read materials about teaching and learning, and assess a learning goal through a scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) project.

Teaching Enhancement Grant

Funding for professional development activities or projects that can lead to the improvement of teaching skills or the development of innovative teaching strategies.

Wisconsin Teaching Fellows

Offers UW faculty and teaching academic staff a unique opportunity to collaborate with other exceptional teachers from across the UW System and from various disciplines.

OPID Spring Conference on Teaching and Learning

The 2017 Spring Conference, At the Crossroads: The Future Landscape of Learning, will take place April 20-21, 2017 at the La Crosse Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin. This year the conference is an exploration of creative ways we proactively respond to changes in higher education, the changing needs of students, and growth in our knowledge base of how students learn.