Center for Innovative Learning and Teaching (CILT)

Quickstart Guide to Remote Teaching Options

As the university considers its policies for dealing with unscheduled closures, we reaffirm the importance of maintaining instructional continuity for the benefit of our students’ learning experience. We are committed to offering modes of remote instruction to maintain continuity of instruction.

Upcoming Events

All students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend a presentation by Dr. Tom Furness, the "Grandfather of Virtual Reality" on Wednesday, January 27th.

Dr. Furness, a Professor of Engineering at the University of Washington, designed the first virtual reality system.
He will be presenting on "The Future of Virtual Reality in Medicine and Education".

To register you can simply click on the link below.
Click here to register

If you would like to know more about the work of Dr. Furness, here is a link to his home page
at the University of Washington
About Dr Furness

We hope to see you for this important event.

This event is sponsored by the Center for Innovative Learning and Teaching (TUC Western Division), and
The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (TCUS New York)


Touro University's learning management system, Canvas, is at the center of many instructional technology activities.


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Blog Posts from the Center

What Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Tell Us About Learning

August 23, 2020

Meet the CILT Team.

August 23, 2020

Canvas Tip of the Week (02 March 2020)

March 2, 2020

Creating Video-Based Instruction Did you know that there are a variety of instructional videos related to Canvas on the CILT website? Not a traditional “Canvas Tip of the Week” this […]

Canvas Tip of the Week (10 February 2020)

February 10, 2020

Getting to Know The Calendar Did you know that there is an undated space on the student’s calendars? The Calendar is a great way to view everything you have to […]

Canvas Tip of the Week (03 February 2020)

February 3, 2020

Gradebook Rules Did you know that you can create rules in your gradebook (e.g., drop lowest score)? Once you have added Assignments to your Assignment Group, you can create rules […]

Canvas Tip of the Week (27 January 2020)

January 27, 2020

New Gradebook Active Have you noticed the differences in your grade books since Saturday, 18 January? ***Before getting into the Canvas tip for this week, an overview of the new […]