The CLT supports faculty and academic staff with classroom and virtual teaching techniques, course design, the Canvas learning management system, improving diversity, equity, and inclusion in the classroom, and professional development. We are here to help!

We offer a variety of types of support to faculty. One-on-one consultation appointments are available year-round, both in-person and virtually. Please let us know when you make an appointment whether you would like to be in-person or remote. We also offer a mix of in-person and virtual events like workshops, reading and writing groups, and learning communities to accommodate both full-time and part-time faculty. See our calendar for more information.

The CLT is located in the Miller Information Commons (the Library) on the second floor. We are open 9-5 every weekday except College holidays, twelve months a year. Faculty and academic staff are welcome to visit, have a cup of coffee or tea, and consult one of our staff with your quick questions depending on availability. If you would like an in-depth conversation or demonstration, or you want to talk to a specific person, please make an appointment with one of us.

Meet the Team

Rebecca Mills, M.Ed.

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Sr. Director of Learning and Teaching
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rmills@champlain.edu

Freddy Angel, M.S.

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Sr. Learning Experience Technologist
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freddy.angel@champlain.edu

Caroline Toy, M.Ed., Ph.D.

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Learning Experience Designer
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jtoy@champlain.edu

Maya Gastman ’23

Student Assistant – Website and Social Media
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Affiliates

Kristin Novotny, Ph.D.

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Faculty Lead; Faculty, Core Division
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knovotny@champlain.edu

Miriam Horne, Ph.D.

Faculty Lead; Faculty, Core Division
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mhorne@champlain.edu

Josh Blumberg, M.Ed.

Director of Academic Technology, Provost’s Office
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jblumberg@champlain.edu

Liz Allen-Pennebaker, Ph.D.

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Web Content Creator; Faculty, Core Division
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eallen-pennebaker@champlain.edu

Ursula Jones, M.S.

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Project Manager, Information Systems
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ujones@champlain.edu

Acknowledgements

The CLT also gratefully acknowledges the contributions of the many faculty and academic staff who have generously shared their knowledge and supported peers through presentations, facilitation, and peer mentoring, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic. Please see our full recognition of those contributors!