Academic Innovation Programs at the University of Colorado System links research and practice in learning outcomes, high quality pedagogical and student success approaches, and emerging tools. This expanded mission of the Office of Academic Affairs supports System-wide innovation in learning and teaching with technology, massive open online courses, open educational resources, competency-based credentialing including badging, adaptive learning, artificial intelligence, and augmented/virtual reality, amplifying campus efforts to link to and lead in local, regional, national, and global communities.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Diversity, equity, and inclusion is at the core of all Academic Innovation Programs and integrated into all that we do. Examples include:
- COLTT conference – accessibility, DEI, and student success themes
- MOOCs - access, LGBTQ+ and Inclusive Leadership courses, globally-minded faculty coaching
- OER - equity gaps, affordability
- CU Student Success - equity gaps