The vision of the Faculty Center for Innovative Teaching (FaCIT) is to promote and facilitate student learning to the greatest extent possible through research-based professional development opportunities focused on continual improvement of pedagogy, scholarship, and creative endeavors.
With increasing demands for teaching effectiveness and accountability, rapid changes in technology, complex choices among evidence-based teaching practices, and challenges working with a diverse student population, FaCIT staff are equipped to serve all on-campus and Global Campus faculty, instructors, and teaching assistants, as well as to collaborate with department and college-wide initiatives through:
- Facilitating higher impact student engagement and active learning;
- State-of-the-art instructional design and effective evidence-based teaching-learning strategies;
- Support of faculty through an array of basic and cutting-edge programs, learning technologies, and services in as timely a way as possible.