Summary of Activities 2019-2020

168

programs

2,605

attendees

9,178

hours

We offered 168 programs on fundamental principles of teaching, innovative teaching and learning strategies, flexible teaching and the use of technology for just over 2600 attendees. The response to the COVID-19 pandemic increased our total number of professional development hours by 44% from last year.

2,744

consultations

782

consultees

103

units

We provided individualized support for faculty, instructors, teaching assistants and staff on teaching, flexible teaching and teaching with technology through over 2,700 consultations for 782 unique consultees from across 103 academic and support units. This includes brief exchanges (30%) via phone, email, or chat as well as in-depth and ongoing consultations (70%), such as course design partnerships and formative teaching observations.

47

courses designed

47

course revisions

267

partnership courses

We collaborated with faculty to design and develop 47 new online courses for 7 online programs. Our instructional design team provided major revisions to 10 online courses and minor revisions to 36 online courses. Center staff partnered with faculty to provide support for the preparation of 267 remote teaching courses.

2019-2020 Activities Summary Dashboards

Workshops, Institutes and Events

Individualized Instructional Support

Booked Individual Appointments

Online Course Design Academy


Annual Reports

The following department reports providing more detail into our historical activities are available:

Contact Us

Center for Innovative
Teaching and Learning

Phone: 815-797-2477
Email: citl@niu.edu

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