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The Teaching + Learning Commons

The Teaching + Learning Commons is the Executive Vice Chancellor's executive branch for advancing teaching excellence and student success via two synergistic programmatic strands: instructional development for educators and student academic support. The establishment of the Commons is a direct outcome of the UC San Diego Strategic Plan and the UC San Diego’s Education Initiative

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News and Announcements

Teaching + Learning Commons Hours

UC San Diego Launches Changemaker Faculty Fellows Program

TFSP students hanging out

Summer Academic Success Programs Begin July 1

Awards and Accolades

Destiny Moreno

Commons' Employee Interviewed by AAAS

Graduate Teaching Consultant Wins Saltman Excellent Teaching Award

Graduate Teaching Consultant receives UC San Diego Interdisciplinary Research Award

Student Success

Undergraduate student success at UC San Diego is defined as maintaining or exceeding good academic standing; making steady progress toward degree completion; actively engaging in research, co-curricular opportunities and the campus and local community; and utilizing resources to intentionally develop the competencies to lead in a global society. The Teaching + Learning Commons promotes the success of all students by advancing teaching excellence, student academic support, and competency development.

Student Academic Success

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