Center for Innovative Learning and Teaching (CILT)

Canvas

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

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A Technique For Increasing Deeper Learning And Higher Order Thinking: “Today I Learned”

October 11, 2018

Dear Colleagues, “The research on how people learn continues to show the value in helping students make meaning and learn through reflection. The process of reflection helps students take a step back to carefully consider that they learned, absorb the information, and process what it means to them. Fortunately, fostering reflection in the classroom can […]

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Blog Posts from the Center

Reminder – Final Notification: Faculty Opportunity for 2019-20 : ACUE Course – Effective Teaching in Higher Education

June 13, 2019

Dear Colleagues, This is final notification. All applications are due by next Wednesday, June 19th. Once again, Touro University California and Touro University Nevada will offer an online course for interested faculty focused on Effective Teaching in Higher Education in collaborationwith the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE). We just had over 30 faculty […]

Artificial Intelligence and Health Care

June 10, 2019

Dear Colleagues, Forbes Magazine presents an interesting overview on the future effects of Artificial Intelligence on Health Care. “Based on the system-level shifts technology brought to other industries, we are entering the window in time where the landscape of health will start to be redefined.  This transformation will encompass sweeping changes in the pools of […]

Final Notification: Faculty Opportunity for 2019-20 : ACUE Course – Effective Teaching in Higher Education

June 7, 2019

Dear Colleagues, This is a third and final notification. Once again, Touro University California and Touro University Nevada will offer an online course for interested faculty focused on Effective Teaching in Higher Education in collaboration with the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE). We just had over 30 faculty members complete the course during […]

Rewarding… Reflections on Completing “Designing Online Courses for Accessibility”

June 4, 2019

You know that feeling when you complete something and reflect on how rewarding it was? Well I just finished the online canvas course titled, “Designing Online Courses for Accessibility.” I really liked it.  I took about 4 hours total to complete and taught me so much.  I loved how it was presented and the content […]

The Priceless Tools offered by Effective Teaching in Higher Education Course (ACUE Course): CILT – By Amina Sadik

June 3, 2019

Dear Colleagues, For those of you considering taking the ACUE Course in Effective Teaching in Higher Education, below is a blog written byAmina Sadik, Professor of Basic Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Touro University Nevada. Jim O’Connor Ph.D.Director The Priceless Tools offered by Effective Teaching in Higher Education Course When I found the second notification […]

2nd Notification: Faculty Opportunity for 2019-20: ACUE Course – Effective Teaching in Higher Education

May 31, 2019

Dear Colleagues, This is a second notification. Once again, Touro University California and Touro University Nevada will offer an online course for interested faculty focused on Effective Teaching in Higher Education in collaborationwith the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE). We just had over 30 faculty members complete the course during this academic year, […]