Our Mission

The mission of the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching (CRLT) is to promote excellence and innovation in teaching in all 19 schools and colleges at the University of Michigan.

CRLT is dedicated to the support and advancement of evidence-based learning and teaching practices and the professional development of all members of the campus teaching community. CRLT partners with faculty, graduate students, postdocs, and administrators to develop and sustain a university culture that values and rewards teaching, respects and supports individual differences among learners, and creates learning environments in which diverse students and instructors can excel.


masked students walking on campus Navigating the Return to In-Person Teaching
August 23, 2021

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As the fall term begins, instructors and students are returning to campus in ways that will be both familiar and unique. While a very high percentage of classes will Read more

Diag in the Summer CRLT Spring/Summer Services
June 2, 2021

Is CRLT still available to support U-M instructors during the summer? Indeed, we are! Whether you want to discuss your course or modify an already flexible design, CRLT is here to support you with Read more

Screenshot of opening video frame New Video on Teaching for Equity: U-M Faculty Perspectives
April 29, 2021

This week, CRLT kicks off our Inclusive Teaching at Michigan 2021 May Series. Our theme for this year, "Widening the Lens: Equity Focused Teaching," emphasizes the need for instructors to more Read more

Blurred photo of student walking campus An Invitation to the 2021 Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan series: Widening the Lens: Equity Focused Teaching
April 6, 2021

Click HERE to register for the 2021 Inclusive Teaching @ Michigan series.

In light of the disruptions that have characterized the year, including a global pandemic, civil and political Read more

Helping Students Navigate Ramadan and Final Exams
March 16, 2021

While final exams are a stressful time for all U-M students, in the Winter 2021 semester, Muslim students will face an additional set of challenges. This year, the Muslim holiday of Ramadan will Read more

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