Teaching, Learning
and Assessment Center (TLAC)

Contact Info
Anderson 119B
West Chester, PA 19383
Tel: 610-436-3518
Fax: 610-436-3483

About the TLA Center


The Teaching, Learning, and Assessment (TLA) Center Is to support effective teaching and promote student learning through the development of faculty and staff. The Center's office is located in Wayne Hall 303. If you have questions regarding TLA please contact Scott Heinerichs, Faculty Associate for TLA. 

Click here to learn more about the 2015 CELT RFP for Professional Development Funds

TLA Center ConnectIon Newsletter:

FALL 2014


FALL 2013


Monday Morning Mentor Series:  This weekly series will provide faculty with practical webinars on topics as it relates to teaching, learning, and assessment.  Each week a new webinar will be posted by clicking HERE.


TLA Center Tips:

Archived Teaching Tips

Predict, Explain, Summarize, Evalute

Are you interested in learning how to evaluate student learning and gain immediate feedback on your teaching? Learn how to use the idea spinner in your courses to maximize the learning experience for your students. For additional ways to evaluate student learning review this worksheet.

Google Forms

Maura Sheehan Professor from the Department of Health shares an interesting pedagogical tool iRubric. This tool has a ton of free rubrics for faculty to adapt within their courses. Maura also discusses how to incorporate this tool into D2L. Watch the video.

image of studnets writing on a white board

Jeff Sommers Associate Professor in the Department of English shares an interesting teaching technique to help make students become more autonomous in their learning using self-designed points.