and students are the greatest resource of GCSU, and excellence in teaching
and learning is the most significant aspect of GCSU's mission as Georgia's
Public Liberal Arts University. The mission of the CETL is to provide
opportunities and resources for faculty to enhance their professional
lives in areas related to teaching and learning. The Center strives
to foster an awareness of the connections between teaching and learning
and to support greater respect and rewards for excellence in teaching.
workshops every month during the academic year, midterm course assessments, book discussions, an electronic discussion
forum (teach_talk), and various other programs throughout the year.
Click on the links to the left for more information on our various activities
or on the web resources link for online materials on various issues
related to teaching and learning. To download our schedule for fall 2008, click here.
newsletter features articles on teaching and learning. The
issue is available now and features an introduction to the
scholarship of teaching and learning and several examples of SoTL work
by GC&SU faculty.
compiled some famous quotations about teaching and learning. If you'd
like to see the scrolling quotations that appear below in list form,
you can access them on our famous quotations
page. There, you will find even more inspiring quotations.
sure to explore our link on the navigation menu to the left to web
resources, where you can find an abundance of online materials on
assessment, collaborative and active learning, service learning, teaching
with technology, teaching journals, the scholarship of teaching and
learning, and many other topics of interest.
images below are of illustrious historic teachers and educational theorists.
If you would like to further explore the lives, works, and methods of
these inspiring teachers (and their pupils), go to our famous
teachers web page.