About the CTL

The CTL is located at Principia College • School of Government • Second Floor.

 Our Mission

To promote and support academic excellence at Principia College

To fulfill this mission, we serve as a center for faculty and students by:

  • Offering opportunities for teacher development
  • Assisting students in developing skills and strategies that will allow them to succeed and excel in their academics
  • Expanding opportunities for learning beyond the classroom
  • Creating resource networks of people and ideas
  • Increasing awareness that we all are teachers, students, and healers

Meet Our Department:


Libby Scheiern, PhD  
Assistant Dean of Academics & CTL Director

Ellen Sprague, MA, MFA
Assistant Professor of Writing



Molly Flavin, MEd
Literacy and Student Support Specialist

Katie HyndKatie Hynd, BA
Post Graduate Teaching Intern