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Welcome to UW- Eau Claire!

We hope this greeting finds you just as excited as we are to get started with preparing for the fall semester. CETL is your faculty development center on campus and serves faculty, instructional academic staff, adjunct instructors, visiting instructors, and any staff member who want to learn more about teaching or student learning.

CETL offers a variety of group and individual opportunities to learn and grow personally and professionally throughout the academic year. We are available most any day for individual consultations on everything teaching and learning from course design to creating and using instructional videos.

To help you get started at UW-Eau Claire please check out the opportunities listed below for new instructional staff as well as all instructional staff. As the summer progresses you will receive a welcome letter from our Chancellor, and a warm welcome from your new department. We encourage you to take advantage of any help from your department and of course from CETL.

Orientation for all new employees, Monday, August 22, 2016

Unfortunately this years orientation has been completely.  Please contact the ASK Center or CETL for more information related to which orientation you are interested in as shown below.

Spend the morning, 8-noon in the Ho-Chunk Room (320E) in Davies Center getting acquainted with the campus, the services available to you, and meet your cohort of new to Eau Claire employees. Park in the Phillips lot and walk in to Davies Center-you will receive a parking permit upon arrival from a greeter outside the building. Please contact the ASK Center for more information related to general new employee orientation information.

Then join your instructional colleagues from 1-4pm in 1704 Centennial Hall for an interactive afternoon focusing on classroom policies and procedures, CampS digital system for class lists, textbook, room assignment, submitting grades, etc., and learn about the teaching tools available to you in the classrooms (D2L, student response systems, digital storage, and the teaching station).  Please contact CETL for more information related to new instructor orientation information.

Opportunities for New and Returning Instructors

Teaching Academy:
August 2016 Teaching Academy PPT

Choose a course to design or redesign, then join your colleagues for 3 half days of sharing ideas and working through creating a course that fits your content, your students, and your teaching style. Come with course materials and be ready to work! more

Opening weeks Workshops:
August 29, 9-noon in CENT 3504 and 3814 Centennial Hall.

A variety of 50 min sessions featuring one small change you could make in your teaching to enhance student learning, to be more efficient with your time, or to better organize your resources.

Individual Consultations
: at your convenience.

Course planning, teaching station refreshers, or D2L assistance.

Faculty Campus Resources

Check out the following videos to familiarize yourself with UW- Eau Claire.



You'll Want to Check This Out!

You'll want to make sure you check out the 2016 Policies and Procedures related to Classroom Instruction.

     Policies and Procedures Relating to Classroom Instruction

The Office of Academic Affairs has some great advice for new UW- Eau Claire faculty.

      New Instructional Staff Information

Make sure to take a look at the many services McIntyre Library has to offer.  In addition, your department is assigned a liaison from the library as your "go to" person for any questions you may have.

     McIntyre Library Services
     Department Liaison List

Have you heard of an eform but don't know how to access it?  We have provided you a quick and easy access point!

      Eform Access


Don't Forget This!

Whether you are new to UW- Eau Claire or just want a refresher, check this out to get ready for the school year.

Tech tips (ppt)