Introducing Blackboard Instructor APP

Blackboard Instructor is Blackboard’s brand new mobile application that gives instructors a simple and intuitive way to manage courses, interact with students, and view content with an emphasis placed on their immediate needs.

Faculty Resources & Support

St. Clair College strives for excellence in program delivery. Our commitment to excellence in teaching and learning promotes the development of our faculty and in turn student success. Based on our mission and vision, a primary focus for all College activities is providing an accessible, dynamic and supportive learning environment.

Committed to Excellence - The Centre of Academic Excellence strives to make all of the teaching and learning resources, workshops, and materials available and accessible for all faculty.

If you encounter any issues while accessing our resources, please contact us at 519-972-27272 extension 6262, , or see a team member with the department.

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Journal Discussions

The Centre for Academic Excellence will resume Teaching & Learning article discussions intended to support engagement and networking discussion within the broader teaching community. ALL St. Clair Faculty & Academic Staff are welcome to participate in these conversations.

It’s as easy as:

  1. Reading any one (or more) of the chosen articles on various topics such as copyright, apprenticeship, academic accommodations, classroom civility, open educational resources, and technology-enabled learning in colleges and universities.
  2. Meeting virtually from the comfort of your home or attending in person on campus with colleagues to share your impressions, questions, and insights.

Engage in one of the synchronous face-to-face conversations that occurs in partnership with colleagues from other campuses. Morning & Afternoon Discussions available.  

Unable to join in person? Contribute asynchronously by reviewing conversations and adding a thoughtful post in the SCC-Training-Centre. *Past discussion posts and conversations are archived and available directly from the SCC-Training-Centre.

Part-Time Sessional Instructor Faculty Orientation Training

The St. Clair College Centre for Academic Excellence will once again offer Part-Time Faculty Orientation (dates will be rescheduled & announced here).  All part-time faculty interested in attending are asked to register online at 

Learn More or Register Now

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Training & Seminar Titles



Location & Delivery

Level of Difficulty


Foundations of Teaching with Technology

Kevin Kelly

2.5 hrs.




Creativity's role in high-performance organizations

Nancy Napier

30 mins.




Coaching and Developing Employees

Lisa Gates

1.5 hrs.


Appropriate for all