Welcome Back: What You Need to Know about SLU Global (a.k.a., Blackboard)

By Kim Scharringhausen, Instructional Liasion Learning Management Systems (LMS) have been around here at Saint Louis University almost from the time they first became available in 1995.  SLU adopted WebCT in 1997 and launched it as a small pilot for the Nursing School and then made it available to the entire University.  My relationship with […]

CTTL Director Talks on Fox 2 Local News

Our own CTTL Director, Dr. Debra Lohe, spoke on the Fox 2 News morning broadcast  on Wednesday, July 25 about engaging students in learning by leveraging software, such as Tegrity, in a “flipped class” model. In this teaching model, teachers rethink the traditional class model asking students to watch lectures and take notes as homework, […]

Congratulations 2012 CUTS Recipients!

by Dr. Gina Merys, Assistant Director for Faculty and Graduate Student Development The Center honored a record number of 50 Certificate in University Teaching Skills recipients at our Spring Ceremony on Friday, 4 May.

Meet the CTTL’s Newest Staff Member

In June, the CTTL welcomed its newest staff member, Katie Beres, who serves as Instructional Liaison for Faculty and Graduate Student Development.  Under the direction of Dr. Gina Merys, Katie works closely with graduate students and faculty enrolled in our Certificate Programs, and she assists with the creation, implementation, and assessment of programs focused on teaching […]