Center for Teaching and Learning

Knox College (IL)

The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) at Knox College provides academic support services targeting students with disabilities, students for whom English is a second language, and students in need of supplemental instruction.

Language Skills I and II; English as a Second Language; Mathematical Concepts for Algebra and Statistics, and Introduction to Peer Tutoring are some of the provided CTL courses. Other services include a peer tutoring program and writing instruction/assistance program as well as academic accommodations for students with documented disabilities.

Funding comes for the institution and private donations.

Bottom Line:  In the 2008-09 academic year, 553 students (or nearly 40 percent of the student population) used CTL services.