Center for Effective Teaching and Learning

National Model for Faculty Development

Recognized by WASC as "a national model for faculty development, with the express focus on student success and equity" (WASC Senior College and University Commission, 2019).  

CETL promotes teaching as an area of practice and scholarship for all faculty, in fulfillment of professional growth and the larger university mission. By growing a culture of teaching and teaching excellence, we improve the lives of a unique population of Cal State LA students.


Inclusive Teaching

Inclusive Teaching Program

Enhance your instruction and course design with diversity, equity, and inclusion practices.

ACUE Program

ACUE Professional Development

This professional development opportunity for instructors is nationally recognized at all levels of Higher Education! 

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Online Course Development Program

Cal State LA is prepared to support colleges and faculty in developing and teaching fully online courses.

Workshops and Events

CETL Workshop

Want to get Involved?

CETL offers a variety of free webinars on topics including course design, student motivation, accessibility, and many more! Head over to our workshops to see availability and times.

Support Services

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Need assistance?

Visit our Status Support page for updates regarding our services, common Canvas/Zoom troubleshooting issues, FAQ's, and our Virtual Support Office Hours. 

Additional Support


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