The Teaching and Learning Commons is an online collection of teaching materials created by faculty and staff at Minnesota State University, Mankato for educators to share and reuse to support teaching and spark new ideas. This growing repository includes assignments, curricular planning documents, teaching best practices and more.

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The Teaching and Learning Commons is supported by CETL and Library Services at Minnesota State Mankato. Faculty and staff across the University added material to the Commons, including contributions by Instructional Design Services .

Consider contributing your own teaching materials to the Teaching and Learning Commons to grow our resources and share great ideas! Contact Heidi Southworth, at, to learn more.


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All Resources



Culturally Responsive Teaching

Digital and Information Literacy

Online Teaching Resources

Open Educational Resources

Teaching Tool and Technique

Writing Across the Curriculum