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Welcome to the Center for Teaching Effectiveness (cte)

Mission Statement: The Center for Teaching Effectiveness is committed to providing a comprehensive professional development program for all faculty that makes teaching and learning the focal point of college activities and decision making.

Arizona Western College established the Center for Teaching Effectiveness in October 1990 with Title III Grant funds. The CTE was established on the belief that individuals, departments, and institutions have unlimited capacity for professional growth and development. Based on these beliefs the faculty, staff and administration have made a commitment to assure the resources necessary to provide a comprehensive program that will meet the constantly changing needs faculty face in the 21st century teaching-learning paradigm.

CTE ACTIVITIES

  • Professional Development workshops 
  • Faculty Professional Development Day (held spring semester)
  • Administration of Faculty Appraisal program
  • Writing Intensive Curriculum support
  • Mentor-Mentee program
  • Teaching Excellence Award (TEA)
  • New Full-time Faculty Orientation (NFO)
  • New Adjunct Faculty Orientation (NAFO)

CTE GOALS

  • Promote professional development of faculty
  • Encourage instructional improvement efforts of faculty
  • Provide assistance to adjunct faculty
  • Acquaint faculty with college resources and services
  • Serve as professional development resource for all interested in the teaching and learning process
  • Promote and encourage scholarship in teaching

1. AWC Travel Office (global overview of AWC travel policies)

2. CTE Faculty Training Presentation for all divisions except CATD (This presentation covers specific forms and supplemental info that needs to be included in a travel request)

3. CTE Faculty Training Presentation for CATD (Division of Career and Technical Education)

4. AdTrav RezDesk (Travel) User Guide

Faculty travel forms

1. CTE Professional Development Travel Form
2. Travel Expense Form

Teaching Excellence Award 2014

Congratulations to Beverly Shaw, Professor of Nursing for being selected as the recipient of the 2014 AWC Teaching Excellence Award. Prof. Shaw will be honored at the annual Yuma County Teacher of the Year Banquet in April 2014.

NISOD Excellence Award recipients for the 2013-14 academic year are:

MOD LANG- Liza Martinez,
Professor of ESL

MATH- Reetika Dhawan,
Professor of Mathematics

Congratulations to our NISOD honorees who will receive medals reflecting this honor at the NISOD conference in Austin, Texas in late May.

Contacts

Scott Donnelly
Director (928) 344-7590

Debbie Canada
Administrative Secretary
(928) 344-7757

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