teaching excellence program

Faculty trade tools for teaching


By Gelsey Plaza Lewis & Clark’s Teaching Excellence Program (TEP) offers resources to faculty members that help develop teaching techniques that are engaging, inclusive and innovative. It was enacted Fall 2016 and hosts events such as workshops and lunch meetings to spread pedagogical practices. While serving as the 2014-15 Interim Dean, Director of TEP and

Teaching Excellence Program receives recognition, grant from Mellon Foundation


This past summer, Lewis & Clark College received a $705,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the launching of a Teaching Excellence Program (TEP). This program will foster collaborations among faculty and encourage them to refine and share their teaching practices with fellow colleagues. Professor of Psychology Jerusha Detweiler-Bedell, who served as