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Welcome to CeTEAL

Center for Teaching Excellence to Advance Learning

CeTEAL is your center, and we exist to help you improve your instruction, scholarship, distance learning, and leadership and service skills while integrating technology.

To see the list of sessions you have registered to attend, go to My CeTEAL and login. If you have any questions please let us know by emailing


Digital Teaching Contingency, or, Getting the Plywood Ready for Your Course

Jen Boyle

As Florence approached the Carolina coast early September of last year, we all made preparations for the approaching storm. We stocked supplies, monitored weather tracks, evacuated if in danger, and some of us even boarded up our ... Read more (p.1, pdf file)

Ensure Continuity of Instruction: Integrate Technology into Your Contingency Plan

COOL Staff, Coastal Office of Online Learning

Natural disasters, personal emergencies andother impediments to physical class time are always occurring, usually without a moment’s notice. That is why Coastal Carolina University strives to maintain academic continuity (AC) when scheduledacademic ... Read more (p.3, pdf file)

Matthew Tyler and George Warriner

Mitigating the Impact of Hurricane Florence: Two Instructional Technologists

Matthew Tyler & George Warriner

We must admit, when Hurricane Florence was three days out and we saw the computer models showing the projected precipitation and wind impacts, we were concerned. Reflecting on the impacts of Hurricane Matthew ... Read more (p.4, pdf file)

Upcoming Sessions

Practical Strategies for Building Your Students' Engagement

11 - 11:50 a.m.    Kearns 210 | For more info »

Instructional Coaching: Holding the Post-Observation Conference

10:50 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.    Kearns 210 | For more info »

Promoting Student Reflection with Exam Wrappers and Assignment Wrappers

1:40 - 2:55 p.m.    Kearns 210 | For more info »

Student Accommodations: A Q&A with Accessibility and Disability Services

3 - 4 p.m.    Kearns 210 | For more info »

Coastal Carolina University is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. If you have accommodation needs for CeTEAL sessions, please contact us at as soon as possible. Advance notice is requested to ensure reasonable support services are in place when the session begins.