Center for Academic Innovation


Section 1 pictureThe Center for Academic Innovation is committed to the advancement of teaching and learning at A&M-SA. Through partnering and collaborating with Faculty, the center will serve as an ongoing catalyst for the growth of a university culture that values, supports, and rewards effective student-centered teaching and advances in scholarly activities related to teaching, learning and technology integration.

Our programming centers on the following themes:

Teaching Remotely is Essential During This Time

Keep Teaching Remotely

Teaching remotely is essential during this time; all classes for the remainder of Spring and Summer 2020 have moved to a remote delivery format.

Click for resources to assist during this transition

Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living.
- John Dewey


Teaching Resources
Distance Learning Resources, Course Design, Quality Matters, Designing for Accessibility, E-portfolios

Professional Development
New Faculty Orientation, Distance Learning Workshops, Professional Development , Innovation from Within Faculty Series, 1:1 Consultations

Academic Tools
Student and Faculty tutorials for Blackboard, Digication, TurnItIn, Respondus, Adobe Connect, Collaborate

Learning Spaces
Active Learning Spaces, Computers on Wheels, Faculty Innovation Center

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Inspiring Faculty