CETLSS Consultations

The Center of Excellence in Teaching and Learning for Student Success supports faculty in the design, development, and delivery of online, hybrid, and face-to-face courses at Appalachian. Whether through professional development, consultations, or ongoing communication, we’re here to support faculty, both new and experienced instructors.

Instructional Design Specialists

Looking for some one-on-one support to think through a teaching or technology challenge? CETLSS has a full team of highly-trained Instructional Design Specialists to meet you where you are, with one dedicated to serving your college or school. Don't hesitate to reach out whenever you're ready, and we'll make time for you. 


Student Instructional Feedback Technique with an image of a sifter inside a lightbulb

The Student Instructional Feedback Technique, or SIFT, is a non-evaluative, confidential way to see how your course is going before the semester is over. For more information and/or to schedule a SIFT, contact Lindsay Masland at maslandlc@appstate.edu.

Consult with us

All of our highly qualified staff offer one-on-one consults by appointment at your convenience. Please email us at cetlss@appstate.edu to submit a consult request and we will work with you to meet and discuss your needs.


We are located in Anne Belk Suite 218, near the loading dock. If you are needing assistance with AsULearn or any other academic technologies, please submit a ticket online.