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CSU Teaching Excellence Award

The CSU Teaching Excellence award recognizes a faculty member’s strong commitment to teaching and learning. The criteria for selection include demonstrated use of classroom activities designed to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and/or global and multicultural understanding; use of effective teaching strategies to enhance student learning, such as innovative uses of technology, active learning, learning communities, student portfolios, and assessment; and a strong commitment to fostering academic success through interaction with students outside of the classroom (e.g., advising, mentoring, recruiting, etc.). The winner of this award serves as CSU’s nominee for the USG Regents’ Teaching Excellence Award, and receives a certificate and $1500 sponsored by the Faculty Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning.

 2016-2017 CSU Teaching Excellence Award Winner

Franklin Mixon

 Dr. Franklin Mixon
Professor, Department of Accounting and Finance
Turner College of Business