Resources for Teaching and Learning

Yale Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) promotes and develops the use of technology used in support of teaching and learning. In collaboration with Yale Information Technology Services (ITS) and Yale University Libraries, they provide services that enable faculty and students to effectively collaborate and share information through the use of technologies. Yale University Center’s include the Center for Research Computing, the Center for Science and Social Science Information, StatLab, the Film Study Center, and the Student Technology Collaborative.

During the 2016-2017 academic year, Yale will be transitioning from Classes*v2 to Canvas @ Yale. During this transition year, instructor’s have access to both Canvas @ Yale and Classes*v2, an integrated set of Web-based tools for teaching, learning, and sharing information. Both Canvas @Y Yale and Classes*v2 include features such as announcements, syllabi, course resources, discussion forums, assignments, online tests and quizzes, and course rosters with student photos. Course sites are automatically created for all courses listed in the University Registrar’s Office system. Faculty and students log on to Canvas @ Yale or Classes*v2 with their Yale NetID and password. For assistance, consult Canvas @ Yale online help or Classes*v2 online help, or e-mail or

For more information on what resources are available to instructors for teaching and learning, please contact the Yale Center for Teaching and Learning.