Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching
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The mission of the Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching is to promote and support excellence in teaching and learning at the University of Kentucky by working collaboratively with all instructors to create engaging, innovative and inclusive learning environments in which diverse students can excel. To accomplish this goal, the Center will:

  • Serve as a university-wide resource for information and services to assist instructors in enhancing educational practice

  • Collaborate with other academic support units to foster the use of effective instructional technologies and creative pedagogies

  • Act as a catalyst for innovation by providing opportunities for ongoing discussions about teaching and learning

  • Cultivate an institutional climate that values, promotes and rewards teaching excellence at a research university

  • Promote research-based instructional practices by encouraging and supporting both scholarly teaching and the scholarship of teaching and learning