Center for Teaching and Learning


Invest in yourself! This is your time for Professional Development! Open to ALL Employees - Adjunct Faculty, Residential Faculty, and Staff.

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Adjunct Faculty - CAFE Credits are designated with and are eligible for stipends. Please note: 9 credits max allotted.

Date(s) Time(s) Location Spaces
Teach Online with Canvas Thu, Aug 1, 2013 to Mon, Dec 31, 2018 (All day) Online Unlimited Register here

Four online modules will be provided to enable faculty (residential and adjunct) to learn the basics of the new LMS. EMCC faculty, adept in technology, will be able to use this self-paced workshop proficient with Canvas system.

Facilitator(s): Online
Adjunct Faculty Orientation Mon, May 1, 2017 to Mon, Dec 31, 2018 (All day) Online Unlimited Register here

The Adjunct Faculty Online Orientation covers the basic information you need to be a part of our teaching and learning community.

Facilitator(s): Online
CTL Lunch n' Learn: Finalizing your SLOs and preparing to Assess Wed, Oct 24, 2018 12:00PM to 1:30PM MON-CTL Unlimited Register here

Lunch n' learn as we discuss the importance of establishing student learning outcomes in your course, program, or service area, and uncover strategies for assessing them to ensure your students are learning and that you are continuously improving the student learning experience.

Facilitator(s): Heather Muns
Laser Basics Workshop Wed, Oct 24, 2018 2:00PM to 3:00PM MAR 139 Unlimited Register here

This workshop will teach the basics of using the laser for cutting, etching, or engraving. Certification is available through this workshop but is not required. **Proper attire is required for all Makerspace events including closed-toed shoes**

Facilitator(s): David Weaver, TSE Staff
CTL Video Tools: Camtasia Wed, Oct 24, 2018 3:00PM to 4:00PM MON-CTL 157A Unlimited Register here

Camtasia offers more than just screen capture recording videos. This session will explore the functions of the program including recording webcam and your computer screen in the same video, editing within the program, and how to add animated call-outs for an engaging final presentation.

Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein
It's Raining Grants Thu, Oct 25, 2018 12:00PM to 1:00PM MON-CTL N Unlimited Register here

An introduction to developing grant ideas aligned to college initiatives

Facilitator(s): Aaron Allery
Drupal Training Fri, Oct 26, 2018 10:30AM to 12:00PM MON-CTL 157B Unlimited Register here

Learn to edit and manage Drupal pages in the EMCC website. This workshop is required to get access to editing Drupal pages in your area.

Facilitator(s): Chris Celeya
CTL Video Tools: Lightboard Tue, Oct 30, 2018 3:00PM to 4:00PM MON-CTL 157A Unlimited Register here

Creating lightboard videos can be a fun and engaging way of teaching your online or hybrid courses. In this training you will be shown the process of setup, operation and creation of your own custom lightboard video for online viewing.

Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein
Small Teaching Online Thu, Nov 1, 2018 1:00PM to 2:00PM MON-CTL N Unlimited Register here

Based on the successful book Small Teaching by James M. Lang, we will examine how to make our online teaching more impactful without requiring a large investment of time and effort. What are little, 5-minute things we can do in our online classes to increase student learning and success? Join us to find out!

Facilitator(s): Flower Darby
Overcoming Muscle Fatigue From Sitting and Office Work Fri, Nov 2, 2018 12:00PM to 1:00PM MON-CTL S Unlimited Register here

Join us as we discuss how to combat muscle fatigue from sitting and computer work. This workshop will combine anatomical modeling, the consequence from bad posture, stretches to do while at work and at home, and therapeutic ideas. Participants are invited to bring their lunch and wear comfortable, flexible clothing.

Facilitator(s): Weiru Chang, Sandy Zetlan, Neil Raymond
CTL Lunch n' Learns Tue, Nov 6, 2018 12:00PM to 1:30PM MON-CTL Unlimited Register here

Guided Pathways Update.

Facilitator(s): Kristina Scott, Jeff Miller
Multimedia Planning and Development Wed, Nov 7, 2018 10:00AM to 11:00AM MON-CTL 156 Unlimited Register here

Join us as we breakdown the key steps for creating audio/video, and graphic presentations for your courses.

Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein
Munch and Learn: The Process of Developing Effective Courses Wed, Nov 7, 2018 2:00PM to 3:00PM MON-CTL 156 Unlimited Register here

Join us and learn how to develop engaging online, hybrid, and face-to-face courses using simple tools and techniques that enhance teaching & learning. Bring your devices or use ours! Light snacks will be provided.

Facilitator(s): Pam Grady, Najmah Muhammad
Financial Literacy Workshop Thu, Nov 8, 2018 11:00AM to 12:30PM MON-CTL 156 Unlimited Register here

The purpose of this workshop is to enhance, refine, and improve financial choices. Family's desire to improve their financial futures and this workshop has the answer. Two personal financial literacy models form the foundation receiving a favorable economic outcome. The Actionable Financial Behavioral Change Model (AFBCM), detects and corrects behavioral actions that are detrimental to financial literacy.

Facilitator(s): Joseph Blake
SAAC's Pedagogy Luncheon Thu, Nov 8, 2018 1:00PM to 2:30PM MON-CTL N Unlimited Register here

Lunch n' learn about innovative pedagogical techniques from your faculty colleagues that improve student learning, engagement, and success. Come away with practical tips that you can employ in your classroom tomorrow and in the semesters to come.

Facilitator(s): Becky Baranowsk, Teri Graham