Teaching Excellence Application 2018
To recognize the central importance of teaching to the mission of the Community College
of Rhode Island, the Recognition Award for Teaching Excellence will be presented to
one full-time faculty member and one adjunct faculty member who:
Challenges and inspires students to excel
Consistently employs effective teaching methods and techniques
Establishes a positive and collaborative learning environment
Demonstrates extensive knowledge of and a passion for the subject matter
Communicates the subject matter clearly
Plans and organizes all course material in a way which significantly enhances the
Encourages and supports feedback, respecting all points of view
Is a valuable resource to students and colleagues
Fosters collaboration, communication and cooperation among colleagues
Is actively engaged with peers on the issues of teaching and learning
Actively participates in both broad-based and discipline specific professional development
Participates and provides leadership in activities outside the classroom representing
the College and students, including committee work and community outreach.
The Nomination Period is now closed.
Click here to see past award recipients.