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Quality Matters (QM) Training Grants

CETL will be awarding grants to Cal State L.A. faculty, staff, and administrators to attend online professional development workshops provided by QM ( QM is a nationally recognized, faculty-centered, peer review process designed to certify the quality of online course design and online components. The QM Rubric is used in course reviews that result in continuous improvement and faculty development.

Quality Matters offers a range of online workshops such as:

  • Applying the QM Rubric (APPQMR)
  • Teaching Online: An Introduction to Online Delivery (TOL)
  • Designing Your Online Course (DYOC)
  • Designing Your Blended Course (DYBC)

If you are interested in receiving one of these training grants valued between $150 - $250, please complete our Quality Matters Interest List at  Grants are awarded on a first-come-first-served basis. 

More info on workshops at

CSU Quality Online Learning and Teaching (QOLT) Program
Call for Participation
Winter 2015 Courses

Are you currently teaching an exemplary hybrid or fully online course?
Would you like to be recognized within the CSU system for your efforts?

Program Overview
All CSU instructors are eligible to submit their course for participation in the Quality Online Learning and Teaching (QOLT) award program.  This call for participation is for any Winter 2015 course. Instructors will submit a self-evaluation of their course using the QOLT rubric (due by April 17, 2015). Participants should also encourage their students to complete an online assessment of the course. CETL can send survey invites to students and/or place the survey in your Moodle shell. Please complete the QOLT Interest Form ASAP so we can solicit student feedback before the end of this quarter. Please visit the Calll for Participants - Winter 2015 page for additional information.

CSU QOLT Website:
QOLT Interest Form:

Cal State L.A. QOLT Coordinator:
Beverly Bondad-Brown
Associate Director of Educational Technology
Center for Effective Teaching and Learning (CETL)

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