Center for Teaching Excellence and Learning

Promoting Excellence in the 21st Century “Classroom”

The Center for Teaching Excellence and Learning (CTEL) incorporates the latest technology and proven principles for instructional design and student learning to help promote the heart of the Bradley Experience both for faculty and students - excellence in teaching and learning, research, creative production, and applied scholarship.



Summer 2017 is a good time to write a grant proposal for a Teaching Excellence, Special Emphasis, or Research Excellence grant. Visit the CTEL Internal Grants webpage for more information.

Brown Bag Teaching Talk

Dr. Paul Diehl, Associate Provost, Ashbel Smith Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at the University of Texas-Dallas will present, "Turning Good Teaching on Its Head:  A Thought Experiment", on March 6th at noon in Westlake 116. This event is sponsored by CTEL and the Institute of International Studies. All are welcome and no registration is required. For additional information click here.

"YouSeeU and Other Technologies"

 “YouSeeU Lunch and Learn” (bring your lunch) will be presented on Thursday, February 23, 2017, from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in the Kauffman Conference Room. YouSeeU is an online tool which works through Sakai. Click here for registration

 Additionally, IRT is offering a number of technology classes including, Security, Bulk E-mailing, Excel - Pivot Table, Panopto, Qualtrics, Google Drive, Protecting Your Data, Smart Boards, Mobile Devices, and DocSoup.  Go to https://webapp.bradley.edu/trainingscheduler/ to enroll.  ‚ÄčLog in with your BUNetID and password.  


YouSeeU Lunch and Learn
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Tenure and Promotion (T&P) Binder-sharing Event
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

Turning Good Teaching on Its Head: A Thought Experiment
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM