Northern Virginia Community College
Sterling, Virginia 20165
About the NVCC-Loudoun Center
"To explore together the art and practice of teaching
in order to enhance student learning."
Strengthening the commitment to learning by establishing a partnership between
the teacher and student.
Investigating the challenges and opportunities in teaching a diverse student
population (e .g., culture, learning styles, age, gender, educational preparation, and so on).
Fostering an open dialogue about teaching among the faculty at large.
Identifying the pertinent resources and experts within the community.
Encouraging possibilities for sharing such as mentoring and exchange,
advanced study and sabbaticals.
Providing a forum for faculty to share experiences and insights gained from travel,
advanced study, conferences, and the like.
Broadening our knowledge of trends and developments in the areas of education
and learning, including inviting experts or specialists in the field of teaching and learning.
Dr. Rosalyn King
Professor of Psychology
Chair, VCCS Regional Center for Teaching Excellence