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    Our Toolbox is full of ideas and tools for Teaching and Learning. You will find resources about creating dynamic videos, engaging students, support for CI Learn and more.

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    Our core offerings will support your continuous development of humanized, connected learning experiences. You will learn in a community with your peers, as you try new teaching approaches and share best practices.

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    What We're About

    What We're About

    Teaching and Learning Innovations at CSU Channel Islands is a program designed to guide, support and inspire faculty at CI to step outside of traditional boundaries of teaching to improve student learning. We are led by the CI mission to put students at the center of the educational experience. The following guiding principles are the basis for all of our efforts:
  • Cultivate student engagement in learning
  • Foster student-student and faculty-student interactions
  • Promote human presence in learning experiences
  • Our Team

    Jill Leafstedt
    Jill Leafstedt
    Executive Director
    Michelle Pacansky-Brock, Ed.D.
    Michelle Pacansky-Brock, Ed.D.
    Teaching & Learning Innovation Specialist
    Michael McGarry
    Michael McGarry
    Instructional Technologist
    Kristi O’Neil, M.A.
    Kristi O’Neil, M.A.
    Instructional Technologist

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