Megan Garvy

Contact

Title: Faculty, Instructional Designer

Phone: 480-461-7951

Email: megan.garvy@mesacc.edu

Website: https://sites.google.com/site/megankarnsgarvymed/

Office Hours:
Monday9:00a-3:00p (MCC-RDM alternate)
Tuesday9:00a-5:00p
Wednesday9:00a-12:00p
Thursday9:00a-5:00p
Friday9:00a-5:00p

Responsibilities

The instructional designer serves in an educational support role to the college. The scope of responsibilities include initiating, supporting and evaluating practices and programs to advance academic achievement for all learners. In addition to offering exemplars for instructional practice, this work entails significant investigation to ensure a research-based foundation that informs teaching and learning for all stakeholders.

Highlight Activities

Action Research
  • Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) Teaching and Learning Journals
  • Adult Pedagogy
  • Project-Based Learning (PBL)
  • Canvas Learning Management System
Mentoring/Coaching
  • Adjunct faculty outreach project
  • eVenture program
Workshops
  • Dual Enrollment Conference
  • Dual Enrollment faculty lead training and coordination
  • Design-Thinking
  • Accessibility Training
  • Instructional techniques for diverse learners
  • MCC’s 4Cs Academic Summit
  • HSI Stages of Implementation
  • Canvas
  • Course Design
  • Learning Principles
  • Open Educational Resources (OER)
  • Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
  • Hybrid course design
Project-Based Learning
  • Ideation Circle Facilitation: Open Educational Resources (OER)
  • Ideation Circle Facilitation: Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT)
  • Learning Spaces Handbook
Consultation
  • Marketing tools
  • MCLI International Education (professional development)
  • Community Outreach: Canvas training
  • 1:1 faculty support
Action Teams
  • HSI Teaching & Learning
  • CTL Advisory Board
  • New Faculty Experience (NFE)
  • Guided Pathways to Success (GPS) Task Force