AOI | Learning Innovations

Faculty Insider

Weekly Tip: Welcome Back!

We hope you all enjoyed some time away to refresh and relax during these summer months.  The Learning Innovations team spent the summer planning and gearing up for a robust offering of faculty development programs for this coming fall. 

Please visit:

  • Workshop schedule, to see all of the available trainings and workshops
  • We always provide training on demand, and tailored workshops which you can request via this form

NEW THIS YEAR: AOI Innovative Teaching Series Certificates

Attend all four Faculty-Led or Enhancing Student Success workshops and receive a certificate to document your professional development. 

For more information please visit our certificates page.


List Serv

As we have the past three years, we’ll use the AOI list serv to send weekly tips as well as news about upcoming professional development opportunities. Now, our weekly tips and announcements have a home on our website! Visit our Faculty Insider page to view all posts.

If you know anyone interested in joining the listserv they can contact to request access.

Spark 102 Faculty Studio

From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday, there will be a Learning Innovations team member ready to assist you with all of your design and development needs.

We offer ongoing and sustained support for you and your students through the entirety of the course delivery. Whether you teach online, in the classroom, via videoconference, or a combination of modalities, we’ll help you identify best strategies, techniques, and tools to support your goals.

Contact Us

We’d love to hear from you. 

  • Reply to the listserv to engage with your fellow teachers across the WSU system.  Ask your questions or, most importantly, let us know how Learning Innovations can support your teaching needs.
  • Suggest a tip topic or share a tip
  • Email us at

Let’s explore the possibilities together!

This series of videos and teaching tips is presented by Academic Outreach and Innovation (AOI). We invite you to join the conversation. Share your tips and ask questions through this blog. If you would like these posts to be sent directly to your email each week, subscribe to the listserv by emailing

For more information or to schedule time with an instructional designer or emerging technologist, contact or request training on demand. You can also visit the Spark Faculty Innovation Studio in room 102 any time from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Thursday, during the academic year.