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Teaching and Learning Commons

The Office of the Associate Provost for Graduate Education (OAP-GE), Information Technology and Communication Services (ITACS), and the Dudley Knox Library partner to function as an integrated team and community of practice enhancing the quality of NPS teaching and learning (T&L) for residential and distance-learning programs through collaborations that create distinctive and effective learning experiences. Learn more about the TLC, its vision and mission.

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Learn about initiatives that support quality, forward thinking, and innovation in teaching and learning.
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Find practical resources, tools, and support for NPS faculty, students, and staff.
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Discover knowledge sharing among members of the NPS teaching and learning community.
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Learn more about the TLC's vision, mission, and activities for NPS.
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COVID-19 Updates for NPS Faculty, Students and Staff

The latest news and information to ensure the NPS campus community is prepared for COVID-19.
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Events and Trainings

Thesis Writers United: Happy Hour Tuesdays and Coffee Hour Fridays
Swap solutions, share progress, and help each other cope.

Engage! Adding Real Student Engagement to Online and Hybrid Courses
Online workshop for faculty, 10 Nov 2020. (Event video has been posted.)

On-Demand Trainings for Transitioning your Course to DL

Camtasia Training
More On Demand Training

Teaching and Learning Support

Request your Sakai site or Zoom account from or use DL help extension x2020.
Request a Microsoft Team for your class at
For Teams requests that are not for a class, please contact

Contact Us

How Can We Help?

Please contact us and let us know how we can better support the Teaching and Learning (T&L) community at NPS.