The Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning (CITL) provides comprehensive services supporting excellent teaching and learning at Northern Illinois University.
Our vision is to be a catalyst for transformative learning experiences for faculty and students.
We support effective and innovative teaching in pursuit of transformative learning experiences.
In pursuing our vision and fulfilling our mission, we value and practice:
The major functions of the Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning are as follows:
The center periodically assesses faculty needs, obtains inputs from the Office of the Provost, consults with the Innovative Teaching and Learning Advisory Committee and refines its mission, vision, and functions accordingly. The center develops short term plans for each academic year and carries out those plans that are feasible during each academic year.