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The mission of the Center for Learning and Teaching is twofold: to support, promote, and enhance teaching, learning, and research; and to foster innovation.

Faculty Innovator Grant 2022, Submit Proposals Now



  • Submit Your Proposal for a 2022 Faculty Innovator Grant

    Our annual Faculty Innovator Grant (FIG) program encourages ODU faculty to explore innovative uses of technology to improve student learning. Awards range from $1,500 to $3,000, and proposals are due by 5 p.m. Dec. 3, 2021. Read more and learn how to apply. Collaborations encouraged!
  • See Our Comprehensive Guide to Teaching Remotely

    Keep Teaching is an information hub designed to help you teach remotely during a crisis. There, you’ll find guides, tutorials, access to live and recorded workshops, and much more.
  • Connect and Share

    Want to pick up tips from your colleagues about teaching remotely, and help them in turn? Our Online Faculty Learning Community makes it easy. Join today, pose questions, and share lessons learned.
  • Save the Date for 2022

    Thank you for joining us at the 2021 Faculty Summer Conference. We hope to see you at next year’s event on May 17, 2022. Mark your calendar and stay tuned for details; announcements will begin in the fall.


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    A College Leader Takes His First Virtual Class

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    As a result of the pandemic and the switch to online learning in March 2020, college and university presidents are having to think much more strategically about the mix of online versus traditional education their institutions will offer in the years ahead. But how many current or former presidents have taken an online course themselves?

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