Scalable, online, and facilitated faculty development
ACUE’s Course in Effective Teaching Practices prepares college instructors to use the research-based techniques shown to help students succeed. The Course’s innovative online delivery allows institutions and centers for teaching and learning to efficiently scale faculty development.
Course videos showcase exemplary college instructors, feature leading subject matter experts, and content is designed around the latest research in cognition and adult learning. Course topics present essential teaching techniques across five domains:
Distinguishes instructors who strengthen their practice
Endorsed by the American Council on Education (ACE), ACUE’s Certificate in Effective College Instruction recognizes instructors who satisfy Course requirements. Instructors earn their certification by demonstrating knowledge of effective instruction and putting research-based techniques into practice.
Connects members to share the scholarship of teaching and learning
Members gain exclusive access to ACUE’s Community of Professional Practice, a social network dedicated to excellence in college teaching and learning. Services include:
- Member forum discussions
- Webinars with experts in college instruction
- The ‘Q’ Blog
- A weekly newsletter aggregating higher ed headlines and research
ACUE and ACE
A first-of-its-kind collaboration
ACUE’s Course and Certificate in Effective College Instruction are endorsed by the American Council on Education (ACE). The landmark collaboration aims to expand dramatically the use of effective teaching practices to benefit students, faculty, and institutions.
ACUE partners with colleges and universities where effective instruction is central to strategic efforts for student success and long-term institutional growth.
Course and content partners include:
ACUE’s Course features the nation’s leading experts in college instruction
Course content is developed in close consultation with subject matter experts. Course modules showcase exclusive interviews with leading experts.