Faculty and Staff

Services/Resources for Colleges and Departments

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning works directly with colleges, departments, or other units in a variety of ways. We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with others who play a role in the promotion of excellent teaching and learning at Grand View. Our services include:

  • assisting with orienting new faculty and continued support during future years
  • consulting on evaluating teaching effectiveness and understanding IDEA student evaluation data
  • coordinating the nomination materials for local and national teaching awards
  • creating development plans for teaching improvement
  • consulting on grant seeking
  • providing resources on assessing student learning in individual courses or curricular sequences
  • creating faculty development opportunities for college or departmental faculty to reach objectives related to teaching
  • researching current teaching trends in the disciplines
  • meeting with departments on department-identified issues

Contact Kevin Gannon at 515-263-6102 ( for more information on any of these services.