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DTEI MISSION STATEMENT
The Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI) is dedicated to partnering with faculty, graduate students, and postdocs to maximize students’ academic success. We accomplish this by cultivating exceptional learning environments across campus through pedagogical development opportunities focused on integrating innovative, evidence-based teaching practices. DTEI’s goals align with the Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning (OVPTL) and Pillar 2 and 4 of the UCI Strategic Plan:
Enhance pedagogical training for faculty, graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, and staff by providing and developing certification, teaching assistant training, and fellowship programs.
Partner with campus researchers to collect and disseminate data on evidence-based practices that the campus community can use to improve student success.
Promote the effective utilization of digital technologies by the UCI community to foster teaching innovation and enhance student face-to-face and online learning.
Coordinate efforts to systematically align campus learning environments with current and emerging educational practices to maximize student success.
Evaluate the impact of DTEI programs and campus learning environments on both students and instructors, utilizing assessment data to further improve teaching and learning on campus.
The recent installation of a Learning Glass at the Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation (DTEI) has faculty jumping at the chance to experiment with new ways of engaging students with their videos. Prof. Quoc-Viet (QV) Pham Dang, an Assistant Professor of Teaching in the Electrical Engineering & Computer Science … Read More
On January 19-20, 2019, the UCI Student Center will be full of faculty, postdocs, and graduate students who are interested in maximizing student success in some of the hardest courses on any college campus. SABER West is an education research conference focused on improving undergraduate learning in STEM (science, technology, … Read More
After nearly two years of construction, the Anteater Learning Pavilion (ALP) opens this Fall. The building is home to two large lecture halls, nearly a dozen 30-100 person classrooms, computer labs, and more, and at any moment may accommodate up to 3,000 students. DTEI has served a central role in … Read More