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.

Assessment Practitioner Saturday Course
Date:
Mon, Mar 16, 2020 to Sun, Apr 5, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Facilitator(s): Catherine Cochran
Location: MON-CTL N

As of today 03/16/20 this course has been canceled please check back for additional details.

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). CAFE credit and FPG approved. 

14 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Web Conferencing Tools for Connecting and Engaging
Date: Tue, Mar 31, 2020
2:00PM to 3:00PM
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/16/20 this course has been canceled please check back for additional details.

Learn how to use web-conferencing tools to hold virtual meetings and webinars using Zoom and Google Meet.

14 spaces remaining
CTL Lunch n Learn ROAR: A Year in Review
Date: Wed, Apr 1, 2020
12:00PM to 1:30PM
Location: MON-CTL N

As of today 03/18/20 this event has been canceled. Please check back for additional details.

Directed by Guided Pathways, EMCC has redefined its new student orientation: ROAR. Students attend ROAR by their Field of Interest (FOI) and make a connection to their peers and the Integrated Student Support team. Combining innovation, best practice, and student development theory, EMCC created an experience promoting a culture of caring where nearly 1500 students have been seen by FOI. The redesign saw a significant increase in student knowledge regarding support services and academic success. 

27 spaces remaining
EMC101: The Learning College (Saturday Morning)
Date: Sat, Apr 4, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Facilitator(s): Deborah Cotton
Location: MON-CTL S

As of today 03/18/20 this course has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

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.

22 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Monday Meditation
Date: Mon, Apr 6, 2020
1:45PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/20 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

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!

18 spaces remaining
CTL Lunch n Learn Adjunct Appreciation
Date: Tue, Apr 7, 2020
12:30PM to 2:00PM
Location: MON-CTL

As of today 03/18/2020 this event has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

This session will celebrate our adjunct faculty.  Dr. Gomez, our new VPAA, will keynote this luncheon as we network with colleagues.  Please join us!

78 spaces remaining
Adobe Acrobat
Date: Thu, Apr 9, 2020
2:00PM to 3:00PM
Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/2020 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

Stop in and learn how to create fillable forms using Adobe Acrobat.

14 spaces remaining
Monday Meditation
Date: Mon, Apr 13, 2020
1:45PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/2020 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

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!

18 spaces remaining
CTL Lunch n' Learn: Innovations and Learning Grant Showcase
Date: Thu, Apr 16, 2020
12:00PM to 1:30PM
Facilitator(s): Amy Hill, Najmah Muhammad
Location: MON-CTL N

As of today 03/18/2020 this event has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

Each year FRACTL awards Innovation and Learning grants to employees with innovative ideas to improve learning on campus, in or out of the classroom.  Enjoy lunch and learn what the innovation and learning grant recipients have been up to this year.

45 spaces remaining
Monday Meditation
Date: Mon, Apr 20, 2020
1:45PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/2020 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

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!

18 spaces remaining
Tools of Engagement: Easy to use tools to keep students engaged
Date: Tue, Apr 21, 2020
2:00PM to 3:00PM
Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/2020 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

Come learn about different tools to quickly assess engagement when presenting in or out of the classroom.

14 spaces remaining
SAC Now What Luncheon?
Date: Mon, Apr 27, 2020
12:00PM to 1:30PM
Location: MON-CTL N

As of today 03/18/2020 this event has been canceled. Please check back for further details. 

This luncheon will be a time for people to reflect upon the Spring 2020 semester.  What worked?  What didn't?  This is an opportunity to brainstorm ideas for summer and fall.

47 spaces remaining
Monday Meditation
Date: Mon, Apr 27, 2020
1:45PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/2020 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

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!

18 spaces remaining
Tracking Budgets Using Google Sheets
Date: Wed, Apr 29, 2020
2:00PM to 3:00PM
Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/2020 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

Create a quick and easy budget using simiple formulas.

18 spaces remaining
Skills Credentialing Celebration
Date: Thu, Apr 30, 2020
1:30PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger, Badge Recipients
Location: MON-CTL N

As of today 03/18/2020 this event has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

Let's celebrate all the faculty and staff that have earned a badge through the CTL Skills Credentialing program this semester. Join us for some snacks and beverages while we honor the participants with their certificates

50 spaces remaining
Monday Meditation
Date: Mon, May 4, 2020
1:45PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/2020 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

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!

18 spaces remaining
Five Minutes of Fame Luncheon
Date: Thu, May 7, 2020
11:30AM to 1:15PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL

As of today 03/18/2020 this event has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

Join us for the infamous Five Minutes of Fame! Employees from across the college will get five minutes to talk about a cool project or initiative they were involved with this year. But don't go overtime - or face the gong!

97 spaces remaining
Monday Meditation
Date: Mon, May 11, 2020
1:45PM to 2:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger
Location: MON-CTL 157B

As of today 03/18/2020 this workshop has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

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!

18 spaces remaining
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
Registration is 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

As of today 03/16/20 this course has been canceled please check back for additional details.

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
Assessment Practitioner Saturday Course
Date:
Mon, Mar 16, 2020 to Sun, Apr 5, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Facilitator(s): Catherine Cochran
Location: MON-CTL N

As of today 03/16/20 this course has been canceled please check back for additional details.

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). CAFE credit and FPG approved. 

14 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved
Basic Video Production
Date: Date:
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 to Sun, Apr 26, 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 3/2/20 through 4/26/20. In person sessions are on Wednesday, 2-3:30pm (3/18, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22). 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
Registration is full
Assessment Practitioner Saturday Course
Date: Date:
Mon, Mar 16, 2020 to Sun, Apr 5, 2020
8:30AM to 11:30AM
Location: MON-CTL N

As of today 03/16/20 this course has been canceled please check back for additional details.

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). CAFE credit and FPG approved. 

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

As of today 03/18/20 this course has been canceled. Please check back for further details.

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
22 spaces remaining CAFÉ Credit approved FPG approved