Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

COVID-19 Update: The EMCC campus is open for classes, appointments, and walk-in services. Masks are required for everyone inside ALL buildings at EMCC.  All student support services are still available online. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for additional information.

Center for Teaching and Learning

The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is the professional development hub for Estrella Mountain Community College, supporting employee development, innovation in teaching and learning, and service excellence! We're also the behind-the-scenes support center for CANVAS, EMCC's learning management system.

Our vision is to create an inclusive and supportive environment that brings together all members of the EMCC Community to engage in the creation, integration, elaboration and celebration of teaching and learning.

Here are a few of the services the we provide:

  • Grants - We oversee a number of great funding tools for supporting good ideas and innovations that aim to improve the student experience at EMCC.

  • Multimedia - Multimedia training, equipment, and assistance are accessible to make your presentations and projects the best they can be!  

  • Professional Development - We provide a wide variety of opportunities to improve how we serve our students and each other, including workshops, one-on-one trainings, and online tutorials!

  • Supporting Learning - We offer a broad range of support, including on-call troubleshooting and help for CANVAS. Tools, training, and meeting/presentation spaces are available to encourage collaboration and learning opportunity.

Visit to explore and utilize our services.

We're your one-stop location for teaching and learning needs!