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Center for the Advancement of Teaching & Learning


For everyone's health and safety, during the Spring 2021 Semester, CATL is providing their full range of services, but doing so remotely. We are still available to help you with regular interactive webinars and with personalized, individual consultations. Email with any questions and to set up individual consultations.

Latest News

Teaching Enhancement Opportunities Showcase (March 3. 3-4 p.m.)
Join us for a virtual showcase of sustained programming opportunities that might be available to instructors through UW System and UW-Green Bay to support your educational development in the coming years.
High-Impact Practices Workshop Series
Researchers have identified eight characteristics of high-impact practices (Kuh & O’Donnell, 2013). This Spring the Center will run workshops on four of them, with a particular focus on how these characteristics may enhance equity and inclusion in your courses.
Spring Events Digest
This post is a quick menu of CATL's currently-planned and ongoing Spring programming.


Instructional Development Institute

IDI 2021  |   Making Meaningful Connections 

Jan. 19 & 21  |   Virtual

The Instructional Development Institute is held at UW-Green Bay each January hosted by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning and the Instructional Development Council. This conference features a series of workshops and presentations exploring teaching & learning practices, pedagogical issues, specific challenges in instruction, high-impact practices, and more.

Our Mission

We partner with faculty to promote a culture of continuous improvement in teaching by investigating and engaging with evidence-based best practices, professional development opportunities, the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL), and the cultivation of reflective learning communities. Our ultimate goal is to engender lifelong learning in instructors to enhance the student experience.

CATL Toolbox

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Where to Begin?

Sometimes just knowing where to start is the hard part. CATL has assembled a number of quick-start guides, top-10 lists, and other resources to get you started in improving instruction.

Foundations of Teaching with Canvas

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A Self-Paced Course

Are you interested in learning more about how Canvas can support your in-person, hybrid, blended, or online course? Sign up for the Foundations of Teaching with Canvas asynchronous, on-your-own training course. The course aims to lay the groundwork of using Canvas as a platform for teaching.