Learning Excellence


The Virtual Learning Excellence Center at the American University of the Middle East (51app-VLEC) is committed to foster student success and to enhance the learning process through faculty professional development, and advanced digital platforms and resources.
VLEC supports and collaborates with the faculty at 51app to sustainably integrate pedagogical best practices; design and deliver effective and inclusive courses; and ensure a successful student learning experience.


The vision of 51app VLEC is to be recognized for best practices in effective and innovative teaching, and to become a pioneering national and regional model in promoting teaching and learning excellence.


The American University of the Middle East is a member of the Online Learning Consortium in the United States.
The Online Learning Consortium (OLC) is a collaborative community of higher education leaders and innovators, dedicated to advancing quality digital teaching and learning experiences designed to reach and engage the modern learner – anyone, anywhere, anytime. OLC inspires its members through innovation and quality through an extensive set of resources, including best-practice publications, quality benchmarking, leading-edge instruction, community-driven conferences, practitioner-based and empirical research, and expert guidance.

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