The D'Youville College Institute for Teaching Innovation

The Institute for Teaching Innovation (ITI) was established in December 2017 with the goal of supporting faculty members at D’Youville College and establishing the college as a leader in college teaching.

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9 IDEAs for Readings

This semester, the ITI is focusing on IDEAs. IDEAs are intentionally designed educational activities featured in the book Teaching for Learning by Major, Harris, and Zakrajsek. These IDEAs are designed to respond to what the research reported says about...

2019 February ITI Newsletter

February 2019 Feb. 11: Faculty, Staff & Departments are Invited to MVP Dinner and Game  Spirit Prizes Will Be Awarded! When: Monday, February 11 5-5:45pm Program and MVP Dinner 6:45 Halftime Replay and Social Where: College Center Blue LoungeThere is no cost for...

2019 Innovative Course Recognition Awards

This Innovative Course Recognition Award acknowledges innovative approaches in addressing innovative course design or innovative improvements you've made to the course. Some examples include, but are not limited to, improvement of objectives and/or...

The D'Youville College Institute for Teaching Innovation is located in Buffalo, NY and is the primary faculty development space for the college and a premier faculty development space for our region. Currently, the ITI is concerned with exemplary pedagogy, technology-infused instruction, outcome-based assessment, inclusive strategies, faculty research and scholarship, and faculty wellness.

Leah MacVie, PhD
Director of the Institute for Teaching Innovation