The Center for Instructional Excellence supports student learning by encouraging faculty-driven initiatives, promoting development of faculty knowledge, and recognizing the achievement of excellence.

Meet the Board

Janet Lively

Janet Lively

Director


Communications Instructor

Mark DeLonge

Mark DeLonge

Board Member


Instructional Technology Coordinator

Adjunct Social Science Instructor

Tom Gordon

Tom Gordon

Board Member


History Instructor

Rick Mathis

Rick Mathis

Board Member


Welding Instructor

Steve Rice

Steve Rice

Board Member


Accounting Instructor

Nicole Speelman

Nicole Speelman

Board Member


Chemistry Instructor

Kerrey Woughter

Kerrey Woughter

Board Member


Director of Library Services

Scott Powell

Scott Powell

Board Member


Maritime Instructor

CIE Activities

Conferences

Professional Development Funding Process

    • Complete the Travel/Professional Development Request form and submit the form to your area chair for approval.

List of conferences

    • Review a list of possible conferences to attend.

On-Campus Professional Development

 

Friday Connects

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM | Zoom

Held the third Friday of each month. Watch your Google calendar for details and the Zoom link.

CIE Coffee Club

TBD

Professional Development Days

AUG 23 – Opening Conference
OCT 12 – October Conference
JAN 10 – NMC Winter Conference

CIE Book

Book Cover

Engaging Learners through Zoom delivers numerous practical strategies and helpful advice on how to engage students virtually. Many of the tools are also applicable in face-to-face and hybrid environments. Backed by cognitive neuroscience research, this book is a collection of dozens of active, synchronous online learning structures that can be used in any discipline, perfect for K-12 through higher education.

CIE Resource Library

CIE maintains a section of books and resources within the Osterlin Library for faculty use.  Browse the titles online.