The Center for Pedagogical Innovation and Lifelong Learning is dedicated to the inspiration, incubation, and dissemination of pedagogical innovations and the support of lifelong learning.

It is the Center’s mission to provide Wesleyan University faculty and instructional staff with the infrastructural resources, technical and logistical assistance, and training and mentoring needed to design, test, and deliver innovative courses, instructional materials, formats or modes of delivery, and advising or mentoring programs.

CPI is comprised of the following units:

  • Instructional Design and Development focuses on supporting faculty in their teaching, helping to align teaching objectives with outcomes, problem-solving, and developing strategies to reach pedagogical goals.
  • Office of Faculty Career Development helps faculty develop strong teaching skills through workshops, skill-building seminars, student focus groups, videotaping, and individual consultations and coaching; and offers professional development through workshops on research technology, grant writing, professional speaking, publishing, and leadership training.

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