Center for Educational Innovation

The Center for Educational Innovation aspires to become a national and international leader in promoting excellence in university teaching, learning and assessment through integrated research, evidence-based practices and community engagement.

The Center for Educational Innovation also offers services and workshops designed to help UB instructors learn about teaching effectiveness, acquire new technology skills and explore technology-enhanced teaching methods.

Relevant Workshops

Teaching in Universities and Colleges

This online course, created by Epigeum, is for those who wish to learn more about how to improve the way they plan and deliver their teaching, and how they can effectively use learning technologies in instruction. The course contains videos, reading material and interactive activities.

Badges and a certificate of completion may be earned by completing the required learning modules.

This self-paced online course is offered through UBlearns.

How to self-enroll in Teaching in Universities and Colleges:

  1. Log into UBlearns (
  2. Click on the Courses tab on top right of your screen.
  3. Enter Teaching in Universities and Colleges in the Course Search box and then click Go.
  4. Click the small double-down arrow to the right of the Course ID.
  5. Select Enroll.
  6. Click Submit and then click OK.