Faculty Development: A Comprehensive Program for Valencia's Learning Leaders
Are you interested in enhancing your practice, developing new and innovative strategies, and improving your students' learning? How about learning from your colleagues and sharing your expertise in a collaborative community within your campus, discipline or division?
Valencia's comprehensive, competency-based Faculty Development Program provides a variety of opportunities, from face-to-face seminars to online and hybrid courses. Courses are uniquely designed and facilitated by Valencia experts . . . your colleagues.
Faculty Development seeks to support all faculty members as they expand their professional practices and examine their ongoing development in the seven Essential Competencies of a Valencia Educator. The intention of Valencia's Faculty Development Program is to engage teachers, scholars and practitioners in continuous improvement processes that result in student learning.
Create your plan for development today! Whether you are looking for a single course or interested in working towards a certificate program, you can begin by taking one or more of the following steps:
Valencia Featured in CCCSE Report on Part-Time College Faculty
Apr 24, 2014
A recent study undertaken by the Center for Community College Student Engagement (CCCSE) titled, “Contingent Commitments: Bringing Part-Time Faculty Into Focus,” concluded that College leaders who want to better serve their students should closely ex ...
Obtaining Multiple Faculty Development Certifications: It’s Easier than You Think
Jan 02, 2014
Valencia faculty members are achieving faculty development certifications at an astonishing rate. What’s their secret, you may ask? They’re pursu ...
Professor Teresa Nater: Focus on the Workplace Experience Opened My Eyes
Sep 26, 2013
Applications are now being accepted for the 2013-14 Focus on the Workplace – a unique faculty development opportunity. All full-time, tenure or tenure-track ...
Connecting Faculty to the Workplace
Sep 03, 2013
Applications are now being accepted for the 2013-14 Focus on the Workplace – a unique faculty development opportunity. Are you a full-time faculty member who has been teaching for five, 10, or even 15 years and feel out of touch with today’s workplac ...
Take your TEACHING in a NEW DIRECTION
Aug 30, 2013
A message from Dr. Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona Join your colleagues to expand your knowledge and integration of LifeMap and College Success Skills to enhance your student learning. In the