Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Capital University


Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching

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  • The Center of Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) at Capital University is a faculty development center focusing on Academic Technology, Assessment, Grants Administration and Instructional Design.

    Workshops and training on academic technologies are provided through the CELT Learning Series. Custom workshops for departments, classes or any other group can be scheduled by emailing

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    • The Center for Excellence in Learning is a key partner in helping our faculty optimize student learning. Services offered are always growing and adapting to the changing landscape of technology.

      Academic Technology 
      Academic Technology maintains several technologies that support teaching and learning efforts. These technologies include, iLearn, Plagiarism Checking , Learning Objects Wikis, Blogs, and Podcasting tools Respondus Lockdown Browser, iTunes U, and TurningPoint Clickers Learn more about what we offer.

      We are driven by student learning success. Find out how Capital obtains outcomes measures the effectiveness of the programs we offer.

      This is your opportunity to showcase your work. The Technology and Learning Award offers financial assistance to support innovators who utilize technology.

      Instructional Design 
      Richer experiences in learning come from strong course design. We support faculty who wish to develop more robust learning experiences for our students.

    • Get up to speed with the tools of your trade, showcase student success or document your latest sabbatical. Our events help you join the discussion with your peers. 

      CELT Learning Series
      Composed of workshops that are defined by three tracks: Learn, Share and Explore. Find one here that fits your interest.

      Past Learning Series
      Check out what we've done in the past and recharge those ideas you've had. Anytime is a great time to get caught up with our Past Learning Series Recordings Archive.

      Sabbatical Reports
      Share the wealth. See what your peers are doing to broaden their learning or participate in documenting your own sabbatical.

      Showcase for Student Learning
      It can be inspiring to see what others have done to optimize student learning. Check out some of our best work here.

  • Mission Statement

    The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching promotes student learning through the scholarship of teaching and learning, faculty development and continuous quality improvement. We will:

    • provide faculty and staff development toward effective pedagogies and evidence-based curricular and co-curricular practices;
    • promote reflective practice and the scholarship of teaching and learning;
    • collaborate in the design and development of courses, curricular programs, and co-curricular activities to enhance instructional delivery and whole-person learning;
    • advance teaching and learning through the effective use and application of technologies;
    • extend teaching excellence and student success through the assessment of learning outcomes and academic program review; and
    • support the acquisition and administration of external funding sources to support institutional advancement, teaching, scholarship and service.