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CIRTL Certifications

CIRTL certifications available through ASU

All members of the ASU community are welcome to participate in any of the free ASU/CIRTL offerings.

Additionally, ASU graduate students and postdocs wishing to become certified by CIRTL may do so at the following three progressive levels:

Associate > Practitioner > Scholar


Associate

Learning Outcomes:
Describe and recognize the value of core CIRTL values: teaching as research, learning communities and learning through diversity.

Requirements:

Complete these steps:

  1. Enroll in the ASU CIRTL Associate Level non-credit course
  2. Complete 8 modules:
  1. Intro to CIRTL (create an account: cirtl.net)
  2. Evidence-based Teaching Requirement (CHOOSE ONE)
    1. ASU seminar in teaching offered by your academic unit OR
    2. CIRTL 8-week course on College Teaching OR CIRTL MOOC on Evidence-Based Teaching
  3. Learning Communities
  4. Learning through Diversity
  5. Teaching as Research
  6. Reflection
  7. Write a 1-page Teaching Statement
  8. Write a 1-page Diversity Statement

Practitioner

Learning Outcomes:
Engage with teaching as research, evidence-based teaching, learning communities and learning through diversity.

Requirements:

Complete ALL of the following:

  1. Enroll in the ASU CIRTL Practitioner non-credit course
  2. Complete modules:
    • Develop a teaching-as-research plan
    • Conduct a literature review
    • Identify your teaching and learning project
    • Engage your mentor
    • Execute teaching and learning project
    • Complete reflection

Scholar

Learning Outcomes:
Advance and disseminate knowledge about Teaching as Research, Evidence Based Teaching, Learning Communities and Learning through Diversity

Requirements:
Complete ALL of the following:

  1. Enroll in the ASU CIRTL Scholar non-credit course
  2. Complete modules:
    • Participate as a leader in an ASU CIRTL learning community
    • Present or publish findings from project to an all-university, regional, national or international audience