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Welcome to DePaul's collaborative teaching and learning resource site.

On this site you will find a range of practical and pedagogical resources, from learning how to access your course roster to discovering professional development programs available to faculty and staff at DePaul. The Teaching Commons is a collaboration between academic partners across the university, and we are happy to facilitate the exchange of teaching strategies and materials. If you have something you'd like to share, please contact us at

Save the Date

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2020 Teaching and Learning Conference

Friday, May 15, 2020
Lincoln Park Student Center

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Inclusive Teaching and Learning

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Inclusive teaching and learning is defined as a range of intentional strategies that “engage students in learning that is meaningful, relevant and accessible to all”. These practices can range from using icebreakers on the first day of class to redesigning your course using an educational framework like Universal Design for Learning.

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From Our Teaching Guides

New to DePaul?

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Welcome! If you are new to teaching at DePaul, start here:

For New Faculty

Instructional Design & Development Blog

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The Teaching Commons is proudly brought to you by DePaul's Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), together with its partners. For the latest from CTL, visit its Instructional Design and Development blog.

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Upcoming Events

View upcoming teaching and learning events sponsored by offices from across DePaul, all in one place.

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