The Teaching and Learning Commons collaborates in various capacities to facilitate instructional excellence and student success. To that end, the TLC has identified some specific resources that contribute to our shared goals:
Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
TLC partners with the office of Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion to promote diversity and “Forge ONE West Virginia University.”
TLC collaborates with faculty in a variety of ways and participates on several Faculty Senate committees related to teaching and learning topics.
Graduate Education and Life
TLC partners with the Office of Graduate Education and Life to offer the Graduate Academy programs and support graduate student networking across the university.
Information Technology Services (ITS)
TLC collaborates with Information Technology Services to provide training and workshops on educational and other technology tools to WVU faculty, staff and students.
Office of the Provost
TLC collaborates with the Provost's Office on a variety of academic workshops, special events and initiatives. This work showcases the efforts of many Partners In Success.
WV Public Education Collaborative
The TLC supports the West Virginia Public Education Collaborative (WVPEC), which is committed to advancing public schools in West Virginia from early childhood through higher education.
In alignment with the goals of the ADVANCE program, TLC offers faculty development opportunities that support retention and success of faculty members. WVU ADVANCE also sponsors external webinars and online learning communities through the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity.
WVU Career Services Center
TLC collaborates with WVU Career Services Center to provide graduate student career symposiums and assist students in their career exploration and preparation.
TLC partners with WVU Libraries to provide workshops and instructional design assistance on a variety of topics (e.g., Open Educational Resources). The Digital Publishing Institute (DPI) provides valuable input on Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SOTL) initiatives.
TLC partners with WVU Online to promote quality online courses with engaging learner experiences.
WVU Purpose Center
TLC collaborates with the WVU Purpose Center on faculty-related programming and activities.
TLC collaborates with WVU Research to provide workshops and support WVU faculty and students’ research.