Moraine Valley Learning
Valley Learning Academy (MVLA) offers courses taught by, and for, Moraine Valley
About the MVLA
The MVLA Mission Statement
In the spirit of teaching and learning, the Moraine Valley Learning Academy
strives for an exchange of ideas that reflects applied knowledge, methods and
technology within an interactive and collegial setting.
Why Take These Courses?
- To experiment with new teaching techniques.
- Participate in engaging discussions with your colleagues in an active learning
- Earn PGUs for each course successfully completed.
What is an MVLA
Multi-session course about current and important aspects of teaching
contact hours (typically 1.5 hours per week for 6 weeks)
by Moraine Valley faculty and other experts
Modeling the innovative teaching that is being taught
Workshop Topics Offered:
Fall 2013 Courses
GYC 201 - Greening Your Curriculum:
The Green Economy and Social Justice
You took the online MVLA Course "Greening Your Curriculum" so now
what? Join fellow Alumni to discuss how to infuse the sustainability
topics of the green economy and social justice into your curriculum.
This session will be held online and will take place at your leisure
over six weeks. (CCSSE Benchmark(s): Academic Challenge and Support
Sept. 16–Oct. 28
To register, log into MVConnect.
Please use the
Professional Development Training Guide to assist you with
registering for MVLA workshops.
information, please contact Jim McIntyre (708) 608-4059 and
Layla Khatib at (708) 608-4234.