Welcome to CETLSS!

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning for Student Success or CETLSS (pronounced see_tulls) is the university's comprehensive center dedicated to growing excellence in teaching and learning, leadership, and supporting faculty professional development and student success. Our center provides workshops, courses, learning communities, and resources covering various topics to support faculty at all career stages.


Upcoming Events

The Center of Excellence in Teaching and Learning for Student Success (CETLSS) offers various professional development opportunities throughout the academic year. 

CETLSS Workshops & Programs—Includes information about our comprehensive teaching & learning workshops, courses, programs, book clubs, and events, along with registration links, dates/times, and facilitator information. 

CETLSS Schedule-at-a-Glance—Provides an overview of our faculty development offerings and web resources. 

We look forward to seeing you! 

Consultations, Observations & Support

Are you interested in consulting with us? Complete the CETLSS Connection Request form and based on your needs, one of our team members will reach out to you! 

Types of Support We Offer: 

  • Mentoring & Career 
  • Teaching & Learning 
  • Online Teaching & Learning
  • Civic Engagement & Service Learning
  • General Instructional Design and Teaching Practices 
  • Workshops, Learning Communities, and Book Clubs
  • Teaching Observations and Consultations 
  • New Faculty Orientation and Induction and Jump Into Fall Conference
  • Mental Health First Aid and GUIDE Sessions

Modality Management

Are you teaching online and still scratching your head? We're here to help! 

You've learned about new technology, but how do you teach well online?  Join the Online Teaching Community, chock full of the latest resources, with regular Zoom gatherings for those just-in-time teaching conversations that can save your week. 

Need help creating your syllabi for any modality? Learn how CETLSS Can Help

CETLSS Spotlight

AppState's MHFA Has Been Recognized! 

Mental Health First Aid has made it to the high country! Since Janurary 2023, we have certified over 200 faculty, staff and students across campus and the National Council has recognized us!  Check out this blogpost to learn more about MHFA at AppState and our upcoming presentation at the National Conference in 2024!

The CETLSS Spotlight is a blog authored by CETLSS staff that highlights happenings in teaching, learning, and career support, both at App State and beyond.