The Center For Teaching and Learning promotes USD’s commitment to continuous learning and excellence by providing and encouraging access to a wide range of professional development opportunities for staff. We function as in­house consultants who foster collaborative partnerships to assess and evaluate training and professional development needs for administration, managers, front line supervisors and staff. We develop and deliver customized training and professional development programs based on best practices, needs, essential job skills. We offer both office/department and online professional development opportunities that strengthen leadership and management skills, promote administrative support service excellence, and foster a positive work environment.

Professional Development Tools

  • Increased management effectiveness
  • Improved communication
  • Higher productivity and efficiency
  • Higher level quality of service delivery
  • More effective teamwork
  • Improved morale and job satisfaction
  • Creating effective spreadsheets and organizational charts

Workshops to suit your departmental needs can be set up by contacting us.

Office Resources

  • Self Paced Tutorials
  • SMART Use
  • MAC and PC USE
  • Email Management Outlook functionality
  • Web Conferencing
  • Google Drive

Workshops Offer​ed

  • Boot Camp
  • Time Management
  • Walk and Talk
  • Faculty And Staff Appreciation Week