Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (CITL)

The Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning is dedicated to promoting, enhancing, and assessing teaching effectiveness and student learning. We assist faculty, academic units, and teaching assistants in improving instruction. In addition to the events listed below, we are always available for individual consultations or special activities within a department or college. Most of the workshops count toward CITL certificate program continuing education credit. Please check back often to see what events have been added. Want reminders of what teaching sessions are coming up soon? Join our CITL listserv by sending an e-mail message (must be from your University of Illinois address) to listserv@illinois.edu, and in the body of the message write only the following:  subscribe CITL

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

Thursday, October 29, 2020

    • 1:00 pm
    • online: https://illinois.zoom.us/j/86857280383?pwd=VWpZWTk1ZElWa0w1ckF1SDRtQzBHdz09

    In this session you will learn how to build a survey, how to launch it, and how to glean actionable data from the results.

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Online via Zoom - register to receive the Zoom link

    Connect online and share your ideas at this fun and informal Happy Hour hosted by the Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning. Fast-paced forum features topics of interest to Graduate Instructors and Teaching Assistants.

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Friday, November 6, 2020

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Zoom - register to be sent a link before the workshop

    This interactive session will provide tools to create a virtual or in-person classroom that is conducive to accessibility and inclusivity. This session will delve into strategies and perspectives to create the right conditions to make your course a learning community and welcoming environment.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

Thursday, November 12, 2020

    • 1:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/j/86836875963?pwd=alZHcVNMaGJGVEt2andpZ21MM2tnUT09

    In this session, you will learn what to do – and what NOT to do – to create a successful testing experience that consistently works.

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Online via Zoom - register to receive the Zoom link

    Connect online and share your ideas at this fun and informal Happy Hour hosted by the Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning. Fast-paced forum features topics of interest to Graduate Instructors and Teaching Assistants.

Thursday, December 3, 2020

    • 1:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/j/84475009290?pwd=VnF0V0hLU3RkejRaa211QXg2Wks2Zz09

    In this session, you will learn best practices for using this commonly misunderstood tool.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

For more teaching information, visit our main CITL web site.  To join our CITL listserv, send an e-mail message (must be from your University of Illinois address) to listserv@illinois.edu, and in the body of the message write only the following: subscribe CITL