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Upcoming Events and Announcements

 

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TCC Teaching Portfolio Help Guide

New Registration System for Faculty PD
Virginia Learning Center – VLC (formerly the Knowledge Center)
See our registration Help Guide and Log In.
If you cannot register for an event, contact facultypd@tcc.edu to reserve your seat and ensure you receive transcript recognition.

We invite presenters to submit a PD session proposal
Presentation Proposal Form

Faculty PD course sessions to support the FDEP
FPD Course Catalog Index Aligned with 2017 FDEP pdf

Newsletter
February 2018 Newsletter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Development Workshop for VCCS
STEM Faculty

NASA Wallops Flight Facility
May 21 – 23, 2018
Application deadline – April 3, 2018
STEM Takes Flight Faculty Workshop

 

Please share with students:
STEM Takes Flight NASA Research Experience Program for VA Community College STEM Students
NASA Langley Research Center and Wallops Flight Facility
Summer 2018
Application deadline – February 26, 2018
STEM Takes Flight Student Research Experiences

 

 

 

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Guided Pathways "Work Sessions"

Please check the master calendar for scheduled pathway and program meetings in SharePoint at Guided Pathways Calendar.


January 19th Guided Pathways Briefing presentations:

Daniel DeMarte, Executive VP for Academics & Student Affairs, TCC

Shauna Davis, Executive Director of Student Success, VCCS

Kelly Miller, Associate Director and Consultant, EAB (Navigate)

Kellie Sorey, Associate VP for Academic Affairs


Structured Programs Toolkit (at bottom of this linked Sharepoint page)
Supporting documents included: Guided Pathways Definitions, Pathway Outlines, Sample Program Template, General Education Decision Data, TCC Math Equivalencies, Pathway and Program Template.

Assignment Design Workshop (Charrette)
Opportunity to talk with others interested in trading ideas about the design and use of the various tasks, projects, papers, and performances assigned to students.
Hosted by TCC, SCHEV & VCCS Tidewater RCTE
Presenter: Laura Gambino, Guttman CC (CUNY)
Friday, March 2nd 8:45am-3:30pm
Virginia Beach Student Center K320 Registration for Tidewater Assignment Design Workshop

Project-Based Learning Workshop
Description: Project-based learning encourages students to become leaders of their learning. By developing a more student-centered classroom, professors foster student engagement, enhance collaborative learning, and prepare students for the real world.

Presenter: Karen Akom, Ed.D.
(TNCC & Chesterfield City Public Schools)

Friday, March 23, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
TCC Norfolk Campus Student Center, 5th Floor Multipurpose Room

Registration required


VCCS Professional Development Opportunities:

VCCS New Horizons Conference
April 11-13, 2018
Roanoke VA
Conference Registration
(TCC College Funds for Presenters and Co-presenters, Personal PD Funds for non-presenters)

Introducing Exigence, The first edition of the Journal of VCCS Student Scholarship

     

Spotlight

 

Left: TCC Faculty of the Year – David Wright, Virginia Beach Campus Physics Professor

 

 

 

 

 

REMINDER:
SAVE the DATES

 

The Virginia Community College System offers its faculty and staff an array
of professional development opportunities year ’round.  Below is a listing of
upcoming events and deadlines. For more information, additional opportunities,
calendar listings, registration and application forms, visit us online at
www.opd.vccs.edu or click on one of the listings below:

 

 

Inquiry – Call for Submissions Deadline

May 29, 2018

 

 

GRANT, AWARD, AND SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

 

GEORGE B. VAUGHAN LEADERSHIP AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ADJUNCT FACULTY Application Deadline

September 1, 2017

Paul Lee Grant Application Deadline for Spring 2018

September 15, 2017

Paul Lee Grant Application Deadline for Summer 2018

February 1, 2018

CHANCELLOR’S FACULTY FELLOWSHIP Application Deadline

February 1, 2018

CHANCELLOR’S COMMONWEALTH PROFESSORSHIP Application Deadline

February 1, 2018

CHANCELLOR’S AWARD FOR TEACHING EXCELLENCE Application Deadline

February 15, 2018

SUSAN S. WOOD PROFESSORSHIP FOR TEACHING EXCELLENCE Application Deadline

February 15, 2018

Paul Lee Grant Application Deadline for Fall 2018

April 1, 2018

ACADEMIES AND SEMINARS

2017

Faculty & Administrators Leadership Academy
(Location: John Tyler Community College, Midlothian Campus)

Sept. 20-21, 2017

 

 

CONFERENCES

2017 - 2018

PEER CONFERENCE for Communication, Visual & Performing Arts; Culinary Arts; Administration of Justice; Psychology; and Sociology (Location: Virginia Crossings, Glen Allen)

October 19-20, 2017

PEER CONFERENCE for Developmental Education, Student Services, Learning Assistance Professionals and Early Childhood Development (Location: Virginia Crossings, Glen Allen)

November 16-17, 2017

VCCS NEW HORIZONS CONFERENCE 2018
(Location: Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center, Roanoke)

April 11-13, 2018

 

 

 

 

www.opd.vccs.edu


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