Teaching Effectiveness

Materials to Guide Evaluating Teaching Effectiveness

The following materials are available for use by NMSU educators help you gather evidence of teaching effectiveness from your students, other professionals, and from yourself (i.e., your own self-reflection). More materials are forthcoming later in Fall 2019.



Access to the following materials is restricted to NMSU educators so documents on this page are password protected. When you click to download the following materials, you will be prompted for your NMSU username and password.

Samples of Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness

Samples of Evidence provides examples of documenting teaching effectiveness with four forms of evidence. There are examples from several different instructors and disciplines.

Writing Across the Curriculum Materials

NMSU conducted a three-year Open Pathways Quality Initiative project that focused on investigating student writing across the curriculum. This was conducted between 2013 and 2016, as part of our institutional preparation for reaffirmation of accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC),

The following materials are provided to make your teaching of writing across the curriculum easier and more effective. These materials include questions to ask yourself before you give out a new assignment, types of ungraded and informal writing assignments, managing your workload when assigning writing, and a sample writing rubric: