The Center for Teaching Excellence inspires excellence and innovation in teaching. We
create and provide programming, resources, and opportunities that foster innovative
and effective pedagogical practices among all who teach at USC.
Syllabus and Course Calendar Templates make your work easier! Syllabus templates are ADA accessible and include sample statements
that meet the Syllabus Checklist [pdf] recommendations. Our course schedule templates are tables with Date, Topic, Assignment
and Due Today headings and include key dates in the semester academic calendar.
Full-time faculty are invited to submit proposals for Innovative Pedagogy Grants to revise or develop exemplary courses. The goal of these grants are to invest in
the continuous quality improvement of courses taught by faculty who provide students
with exemplary, highly engaging courses, offered either in an online, blended, or
Are you a graduate student who is new to online learning or interested in teaching
an online course? Would you like to boost your teaching credentials and learn new
instructional skills? Teaching Online for Graduate Students is an eight-week online course that will introduce you to online teaching and develop
your knowledge and ability to implement and teach online courses at USC and throughout
your career as an educator.
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