Professional Learning Opportunities

We believe that "a commitment to teaching is a commitment to learning", and that those who continuously make an effort to commit to their own professional development should be supported and recognized. We know your success in your teaching & learning endeavors depends on access to a supportive community and authentic learning opportunities. We want to be a part of your learning network, and you a part of ours.

Trainings & Workshops

AI&e schedules trainings throughout the academic year to guide faculty in adopting academic technologies into their teaching and learning environments. 

Innovation Incentives

Innovation incentives are available throughout the academic year to enhance faculty and staff professional development in the form of grants, awards and further opportunities from National Affiliates. 

Academic Commons Online Community

An online community of faculty and staff from all UAA Campuses, exchanging knowledge in the interest of improving the quality of teaching, innovation, and communication. Join the conversation at

Atomic Learning: Online Training Materials

Atomic Learning is an online technology training and professional development tool for educators & students. Training webinars and are available for Blackboard, Acrobat Pro, Camtasia, Creative Commons, Dropbox, Office 365, Google Apps for Education, iMovie, Photoshop, SMART board, VoiceThread, WordPress, and more. Login to Atomic Learning with your UA credentials.



UAA Academic Innovations & eLearning
UAA/APU Consortium Library, 215
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, Alaska 99508
(907) 786-4496
Mon–Fri, 8a–5p