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CTE - Teaching Excellence Program: Areas of Excellence

This guide provides information about the Center for Teaching Excellence's professional development calendar, resources, and trainings series.


The CTE Award and Certificate Program is based on five areas of teaching excellence. These areas were determined by the CTE and it faculty steering committee to be the essential areas of collegiate teaching and pedagogy.  

The following chart provides brief definitions of each category along with examples of workshops hosted by the CTE in each of the categories:



To get started in the program, navigate to the Certificate Checklists to learn more about the certification process.


Click on the link below for a printable overview of this chart:

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