Center for Effective Teaching and Learning

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Call for Applications
CETL Academic Success Academy
Deadline to apply is June 1, 2015

The Cal State L.A. Center for Effective Teaching and Learning (CETL) is offering an Academic Success Academy. Applicants who have begun to redesign a current course will continue to work on the course this summer using the provided Institute model.

Selected participants will receive a $2,500 summer stipend and a small learning materials grant.  Please visit the Call for Applications page for additional information.

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. 

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