NISOD LogoSkyline College has recently purchased an institutional members to NISOD. NISOD is a consortium of community and technical colleges committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching, learning, and leadership. Below are just a few of the many excellent benefits NISOD-member colleges receive.

  • Innovation Abstracts, NISOD’s flagship teaching strategies publication, provides an excellent opportunity for community and technical college educators to learn about and share best ideas about programs, projects, and strategies that improve students’ higher education experiences.
  • NISOD’s Webinar Series are monthly, high-quality, and thought-provoking webinars led by community and technical college leaders and other experts in the field. The webinars are usually announced via the weekly Innovation Abstracts email and can also be found on our website.
  • The Excellence Awards Program provides member colleges with the opportunity to honor awesome faculty, administrators, and staff for the important work they do on their campuses every day.
  • Engage with NISOD on TwitterLinkedIn, and Facebook to participate in peer-to-peer discussions, receive useful content, and stay abreast of what’s happening with NISOD and community and technical organizations around the world.

Archives on NISOD’s website include:

  • Publications
    Looking for articles on a specific topic? NISOD members can search 30+ years worth of archives of Innovation AbstractsCelebrations, and Partner Voice.
  • NISOD Conference Highlights
    Watch videos of past keynote presentations and selected special sessions from NISOD’s annual International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence.
  • NISOD Excellence Awards Videos
    Looking for ways to liven up faculty orientation sessions, welcome-back-to-school events, special recognition ceremonies? Look no further. NISOD Excellence Awards videos are archived for use by member colleges.
  • NISOD Webinar Archives
    Not able to attend a live webinar event? No worries. NISOD’s webinars are archived for our members to view anytime from any Internet-ready computer, tablet, or smartphone.
  • Repository of NISODcasts
    NISODcasts are short conversations that provide a great way to explore expert opinions on diverse topics from the comfort of any Internet-ready computer, tablet, or smartphone.

To access the member-only section of the NISOD website ( use the following:

  • Username:
  • Password: nisod2151

Article by Jonathan Paver