Center for Teaching and Learning

Workshops

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

To register for a workshop, click Login in the upper right or at the bottom of the page to login using your MEID and MEID password.

CAFÉ Credit approved event. FPG approved Faculty Professional Growth approved event.

*Notice: Event enrollments close (in most cases) one hour before the event starts.

Teach Online with Canvas
Date:
Thu, Aug 1, 2013 to Sat, Dec 31, 2022
(All day)
Facilitator(s): Online
Location: Online

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.

Advanced Canvas Course
Date:
Mon, Jan 27, 2020 to Fri, Mar 6, 2020
(All day)
Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
Location: Online

Take your Canvas skills to the next level! Learn about the more advanced features of canvas for navigation, assessment, and data collection. Funding for EMCC Adjunct Faculty is available upon pre-approval. This is a FPG Non-Academic Advancement approved event for Residential Faculty.

11 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Closing the Loop Luncheon (session 1)
Date: Mon, Feb 3, 2020
12:30PM to 2:00PM
Facilitator(s): SAC
Location: MON-CTL N

This workshop will discuss data for the learning outcomes. What did we learn from the data gathered? What are we going to do with this information? How can we improve? Join your SAC coordinators in this luncheon formerly called Classroom Conversations.

37 spaces remaining
Monday Meditation
Date: Mon, Feb 3, 2020
1:45PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL 157B

Join us for mindful meditation - get out of the whirlwind of life’s stressors and focus on you. Scientific research suggests that mindful meditation reduces stress while improving focus and working memory. Make your day memorable by engaging with our group to discuss the benefits of meditation and by practicing meditation using various mindful techniques. Everyone is welcome from novices to advanced practitioners!

17 spaces remaining
Closing the Loop Luncheon (session 2)
Date: Thu, Feb 6, 2020
1:00PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): SAC
Location: MON-CTL N

This workshop will continue to discuss data for the learning outcomes. What did we learn from the data gathered? What are we going to do with this information? How can we improve? Join your SAC coordinators in this luncheon formerly called Classroom Conversations.

45 spaces remaining
Makerspace Design
Date: Sat, Feb 8, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Facilitator(s): Dwain Desbien
Location: MAR 140

The EMCC STEAM Engine is full of wonderful tools to help you make things you could only imagine. We have 3D printers (big and small), Laser cutters/etchers, sewing machines, vinyl cutter, woodworking tools and more. In an effort to expand the use of the STEAM engine and to help you feel comfortable using this equipment, the STEAM Engine (TSE) will host a workshop on some of our most popular tools. This workshop will be very interactive and provide hands on opportunities with the equipment. Due to that interacting, space will be extremely limited! We want everyone Making and not watching. Sign up early to save your space!!

6 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved
Assessment Practitioner
Date:
Mon, Feb 10, 2020 to Fri, Mar 6, 2020
1:00PM to 2:00PM
Facilitator(s): Catherine Cochran
Location: EST N 208

Become an Assessment Practitioner! This training will enhance your assessment skills by providing learning opportunities to develop outcomes and measurement tools as well as give you the opportunity to implement an assessment plan in your class or area of work. This course runs from 2/10/20 through 3/6/20. In person sessions are on Thursdays from 12-1:30pm (2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/5) Please note: Application approval is required prior to registering for this course.

17 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Monday Meditation
Date: Mon, Feb 10, 2020
1:45PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL 157B

Join us for mindful meditation - get out of the whirlwind of life’s stressors and focus on you. Scientific research suggests that mindful meditation reduces stress while improving focus and working memory. Make your day memorable by engaging with our group to discuss the benefits of meditation and by practicing meditation using various mindful techniques. Everyone is welcome from novices to advanced practitioners!

17 spaces remaining
Basic Video Production
Date:
Mon, Feb 10, 2020 to Sun, Apr 5, 2020
2:00PM to 3:30PM
Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein, Jim Heinrich
Location: MON CTL 157B

We all know that watching and interacting with video-format content is a highly effective way for your students and customers to learn. This course will teach you how to produce information videos that give your students a "familiar" way to learn your course's material. 

This course runs from 2/10/20 through 4/5/20. In person sessions are on Mondays, 2-3:30pm (2/19, 2/26, 3/4, 3/18, 3/25, 4/1). Funding for EMCC Adjunct Faculty is available upon pre-approval. This is a FPG Non-Academic Advancement approved event for Residential Faculty.

8 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Teach Online with Canvas
Date:
Thu, Aug 1, 2013 to Sat, Dec 31, 2022
(All day)
Facilitator(s): Online
Location: Online

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.

Skills Credentialing Course: Advanced CANVAS
Date:
Mon, Oct 14, 2019 to Fri, Nov 22, 2019
(All day)
Facilitator(s): Chris Wacaser
Location: Online

Advanced Canvas is a 6 week Online course designed to teach faculty and staff about the more complex features of Canvas. We will cover features such as Analytics, 3rd Party Apps, and module design.

Pending FPG approval.
Cafe Credits subject to approval

3 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved Closed
Skills Credentialing: Basic Video Production
Date:
Mon, Oct 14, 2019 to Fri, Nov 22, 2019
1:00PM to 2:00PM
Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein, Jim Heinrich
Location: MON-CTL 157B

In-person meetings from 1:00-2:00pm on 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20

In this six-week hybrid workshop, learn the basic skills of video production.  Learn fundamental principles for creating videos using common devices (e.g., a smartphone), perform basic editing functions, render a video file, and upload to a website. Pending FPG approval.

Registration is full
Advanced Canvas Course
Date:
Mon, Jan 27, 2020 to Fri, Mar 6, 2020
(All day)
Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
Location: Online

Take your Canvas skills to the next level! Learn about the more advanced features of canvas for navigation, assessment, and data collection. Funding for EMCC Adjunct Faculty is available upon pre-approval. This is a FPG Non-Academic Advancement approved event for Residential Faculty.

11 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Advanced Canvas Course
Date: Date:
Mon, Jan 27, 2020 to Fri, Mar 6, 2020
(All day)
Location: Online

Take your Canvas skills to the next level! Learn about the more advanced features of canvas for navigation, assessment, and data collection. Funding for EMCC Adjunct Faculty is available upon pre-approval. This is a FPG Non-Academic Advancement approved event for Residential Faculty.

Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
11 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Makerspace Design
Date: Date: Sat, Feb 8, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Location: MAR 140

The EMCC STEAM Engine is full of wonderful tools to help you make things you could only imagine. We have 3D printers (big and small), Laser cutters/etchers, sewing machines, vinyl cutter, woodworking tools and more. In an effort to expand the use of the STEAM engine and to help you feel comfortable using this equipment, the STEAM Engine (TSE) will host a workshop on some of our most popular tools. This workshop will be very interactive and provide hands on opportunities with the equipment. Due to that interacting, space will be extremely limited! We want everyone Making and not watching. Sign up early to save your space!!

Facilitator(s): Dwain Desbien
6 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved
Assessment Practitioner
Date: Date:
Mon, Feb 10, 2020 to Fri, Mar 6, 2020
1:00PM to 2:00PM
Location: EST N 208

Become an Assessment Practitioner! This training will enhance your assessment skills by providing learning opportunities to develop outcomes and measurement tools as well as give you the opportunity to implement an assessment plan in your class or area of work. This course runs from 2/10/20 through 3/6/20. In person sessions are on Thursdays from 12-1:30pm (2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/5) Please note: Application approval is required prior to registering for this course.

Facilitator(s): Catherine Cochran
17 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Basic Video Production
Date: Date:
Mon, Feb 10, 2020 to Sun, Apr 5, 2020
2:00PM to 3:30PM
Location: MON CTL 157B

We all know that watching and interacting with video-format content is a highly effective way for your students and customers to learn. This course will teach you how to produce information videos that give your students a "familiar" way to learn your course's material. 

This course runs from 2/10/20 through 4/5/20. In person sessions are on Mondays, 2-3:30pm (2/19, 2/26, 3/4, 3/18, 3/25, 4/1). Funding for EMCC Adjunct Faculty is available upon pre-approval. This is a FPG Non-Academic Advancement approved event for Residential Faculty.

Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein, Jim Heinrich
8 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Makerspace Design
Date: Date: Wed, Feb 12, 2020
4:00PM to 7:00PM
Location: MAR 139

The EMCC STEAM Engine is full of wonderful tools to help you make things you could only imagine. We have 3D printers (big and small), Laser cutters/etchers, sewing machines, vinyl cutter, woodworking tools and more. In an effort to expand the use of the STEAM engine and to help you feel comfortable using this equipment, the STEAM Engine (TSE) will host a workshop on some of our most popular tools. This workshop will be very interactive and provide hands on opportunities with the equipment. Due to that interacting, space will be extremely limited! We want everyone Making and not watching. Sign up early to save your space!!

Facilitator(s): Dwain Desbien
12 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved
New Brain Research
Date: Date: Sat, Feb 22, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Location: MON 284

Continue our discussion on how stressors and genetic predispositions can impact a learner, and ideally, how we can support those learners in our school.

Facilitator(s): Erica Wager, Sandy Zetlan
20 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved
Assessment Practitioner
Date: Date:
Mon, Mar 16, 2020 to Sun, Apr 5, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Location: MON-CTL N

Become an Assessment Practitioner! This training will enhance your assessment skills by providing learning opportunities to develop outcomes and measurement tools as well as give you the opportunity to implement an assessment plan within classrooms, departments, programs, and activities. As part of the training you will develop an e-portfolio to showcase your assessment efforts.

This course runs from 3/16/20 through 4/5/20. In person sessions are on Saturdays, 8:30-11:30am (3/28/20 and 4/4/20). Please note: Application approval is required prior to registering for this course.

Facilitator(s): Catherine Cochran
19 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
EMC101: The Learning College
Date: Date: Sat, Apr 4, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Location: MON-CTL S

This training is about helping you get accustomed to the EMCC work culture and to develop a solid foundation for your career development within the Learning College philosophy. You can expect to gain a deeper appreciation and understanding of yours and the college's core values. Funding for EMCC Adjunct Faculty is available upon pre-approval. This is a FPG Non-Academic Advancement approved event for Residential Faculty.

Facilitator(s): Deborah Cotton
23 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved