St. Clair College is committed to supporting faculty in the pursuit of professional development activities, both within and outside of the College, in order to ensure currency of faculty and promote curricular and instructional innovation.

View details for upcoming sessions available at our campuses or online. We are always looking for new, innovative workshop ideas, and other programs to support learning-centered instruction and education excellence. Please contact us if you have any questions or ideas! We would welcome the opportunity to collaborate with you.  

To Learn More about each session - please click on the Session Title.

Anyone interested in attending is asked to register.  Sessions may be canceled or relocated.  Those who registered will be notified of any adjustments.  

If you require assistance in registering, please contact Lana Rukas Lrukas@stclaircollege.ca (Ext 6262).

Date

Time

Duration

Room

 Session Titles

 Presenters

April 30th

5:00 pm

(4 hrs)

326

New Instructor Orientation to Teaching & Learning

Jill Jones & Team

May 2nd

5:00 pm

(4 hrs)

326

New Instructor Orientation to Teaching & Learning

Jill Jones & Team

May 7th

10:00 am

(90 mins)

326

Constructing a Teaching Portfolio

James Lapeer & Jill Jones

May 7th

2:00 pm

(90 mins)

326

Engaging Students with Games and Technology

James Lapeer

May 8th

10:00 am

(90 mins)

045L

Office 365 Planner – Introduction to Icons Functions and Uses

James Lapeer & Linda Hill

May 8th

2:00 pm

(90 mins)

326

Designing Rubrics: striving for reliability, consistency, transparency

James Lapeer

May 9th

1:00 pm

(90 mins)

045Q

Blackboard – Setting up Grade Center 

Franco Iacobacci

May 10th

10:00 am

(90 mins)

326

Accessibility Check & Digital Rights Management

Diane Bedard & James Lapeer

May 13th

10:00 am

(90 mins)

326

Integrated Course Design

Linda Hill

May 13th

1:00 pm

(90 mins)

326

Unraveling the Mystery behind Program Curriculum Mapping

Lindi Prendi

May 14th

10:30 am

(90 mins) 

326

Making a Cup of Tea – Assessment Strategies for Writing

Jill Jones

May 14th

1:00 pm

(60 mins)

Room G

The Learning Portal: What’s in your Tool Kit  

Marnie Kursiss-Morrow

May 16th

1:00 pm

(90 mins)

045Q

Blackboard Collaborate – Introduction

Franco Iacobacci & James Lapeer

May 21st

2:00 pm

(90 mins)

326

The Skills Employers are Looking For

Linda Hill

May 23rd

1:00 pm

(90 mins)

045Q

Blackboard Assessment – Building Tests, Surveys, and Quizzes

Franco Iacobacci

May 30th

1:00 pm

(90 mins)

045Q

Blackboard Rubrics - Designing and Building Rubrics in the LMS

Franco Iacobacci

June 10th

10:00 am

(90 mins)

326

Starting at the End: Backward Course Design

Linda Hill

June 3rd

1:00 pm

(90 mins)

326

Teamwork - Is there a recipe for success?

Lindi Prendi

June 3rd

10:00 am

(90 mins)

326

Bundling and Unbundling CLOs and EKSs

Lindi Prendi

June 13th

1:00 pm

(90 mins)

045Q

Blackboard Collaborate – Introduction

Franco Iacobacci & James Lapeer

June 18th

8:30

All Day

 SCCCA

Faculty Retreat – Downtown St. Clair Centre for the Arts

Dan Rorai & Planning Team

Please register by clicking on the title of the session. If you require assistance in registering, please contact Lana Rukas Lrukas@stclaircollege.ca (Ext 6262).


Faculty may also pursue further academic, professional, or technical education or maintain currency in their fields by participating in conferences, meetings, industry placements, job shadowing or exchanges.  New hires will participate in the Western Region College Educational Development Program, in-house training, during their probationary period.

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