Tracy Yarbrough, MD [BIO]
Director of Center of Teaching and Learning
The CNU Institute for Teaching and Learning Excellence (ITLE) seeks to study, develop and implement innovative, evidence-based approaches to teaching, with the goal of maximizing student engagement, critical thinking and information retention.
CNUITLE aims to unlock potential and transform the lives of individuals and the communities in which they live. We seek to ensure that CNU graduates are equipped and inspired to shape and respond to the opportunities and challenges of the twenty-first century.
We see measurable excellence in the student experience and of student learning as the overall goals that frame our approaches to Teaching and Learning. ITLE is accordingly dedicated to ensuring that teaching and the learning environment are of the highest quality, and are enriched by scholarly research and the fruits of our clinical partnerships. Our approaches promote innovation and use technology that enhances teaching and learning.