Apply Principles of Best Practice

Understanding and implementing the foundational principles of effective teaching helps foster student engagement and high quality learning experiences.

Informed by 50 years of research on teaching and learning, Chickering and Gamson provide educators with foundational understandings about effective undergraduate teaching. Together, the principles acknowledge the power of active learning, cooperation, diversity, high expectations, interaction and responsibility.


Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000