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Utah State University is Home to Excellent Teachers  

We're also known for the resources we provide to help teachers create effective and supportive learning environments. The Empowering Teaching Excellence program elevates and promotes our culture of teaching excellence through events and programs that are open to all USU instructors, regardless of role statement or location.

The ETE program is designed to

  • Bring together instructors from across the USU system to showcase and share best practices
  • Provide training, grant, and recognition opportunities for faculty to further encourage teaching innovation and improvement.
  • Put instructors in touch with helpful resources and mentors.

Featured Events

Kate LInder

April 5

Regional Campus Workshop

Helping Students Learn in an Age of Digital Disctraction

Dr. Katie Linder
Director of Research, Oregon State Ecampus

4:00 - 5:00 pm | Price Campus 
Broadcast to Logan Campus - DE 012

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ETE Seminar

May 21-23

E-Learning Workshop

Free Lunches
Hands-on collaboration
Deep dive into online, IVC and blended teaching formats

9 am to 4 pm

Logan Campus | DE Building

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ETE Conference

Aug 15

ETE Conference

We are excited to announce the 5th annual Empowering Teaching Excellence Conference at
Utah State University. This event will energize and inspire you as you begin the next teaching year.

TSC | Logan Campus

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ETE Archives

Spring 2017 and Fall 2017 Seminar Series Events

Revisit old favorites or see what you might have missed. Past topics include making better use of in-class time, working with native american populations, using rubrics, helping students identify the value of their higher education, and more.

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Affiliated Events


May 8Planetary Thinking in the Curriculum

Issues of human sustainability demand attention, inquiry, creativity, and innovation — across all disciplines. USU has created this workshop to explore
how we can meaningfully integrate sustainability into classrooms, educating informed citizens of the world. All perspectives and disciplines are welcome. 

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Past Events

Empowering Teaching Execellence Conference Image

Several past Empowering events have been recorded and are available for viewing. Click the links below to see what has already been shared.

Faculty Seminar Series

Empowering Teaching Excellence Conference

The Empowering Teaching Excellence Conference occurs every August as teachers from the regional campuses, Eastern campuses, and Logan campus gather for departmental retreats. All instructors at USU are invited.