Welcome to the Bruce A. Rothwell Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence (CTLE-W).
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Worldwide CTLE was established in 2005 under the advisement of the Faculty Senate. CTLE was created in order to provide all ERAU-W faculty with a community where scholarly teaching and learning can be enhanced. The Worldwide CTLE is one of three CTLEs that service Embry-Riddle’s three campuses: Daytona Beach, Prescott, and Worldwide. In 2010, the Worldwide center was renamed “The Bruce A. Rothwell Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence” in order to commemorate Bruce A. Rothwell’s dedication to academic quality and for his ceaseless advocacy with regard to higher academic standards within the Worldwide Campus, formerly known as the Extended Campus (EC). When considering the renaming of the center, the Faculty Senate’s expectation was that the center would then be associated with a broad and deep commitment for serving all Worldwide Campus Faculty inclusively; thus, mirroring the person behind the name.
The vision of the Worldwide CTLE is to inspire, empower, connect, and inform all ERAU-W faculty regarding best practices in teaching and learning through modeling, coaching, and collaboration. We strive to foster a supportive community where faculty can engage in continuing professional development focused on student success.
The Worldwide CTLE’s mission is to foster and support all faculty in teaching excellence through a variety of educational experiences and resources such as workshops, consultations, and just-in-time support. CTLE will research and continuously improve/innovate to ensure we are a source and model of the most accurate and current strategies in teaching and learning. We offer friendly and informed opportunities for faculty to reflect on their practice and increase student engagement and learning.
Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.