Professional Development Websites
The websites below provide links to other teaching and learning centers, as well as a wealth of useful resources for faculty:
AcademicInfo features online degree information, subject guides as well as educational resources.
AMSER (the Applied Math and Science Education Repository) amser.org
AMSER (the Applied Math and Science Education Repository) is a portal of educational resources and services built specifically for use by those in Community and Technical Colleges but free for anyone to use. The National Science Digital Library funds AMSER, and a team of project partners led by Internet Scout is creating the site.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
News & Advice
News on Two-Year institutions
Fulbright Scholar Program Community College Faculty Award
The Fulbright Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program and is supported by the people of the United States and partner countries around the world. It has recently begun promoting more opportunities for community college faculty and staff. For more information visit: http://eca.state.gov/fulbright
University Business Web Seminars One Hour On Demand Web Seminar:
To view the list of UB Web Seminars available on-demand, go to: www.universitybusiness.com/webseminars
Innovative Educators is provides conferences and training sessions focused on critical and relevant issues facing educators.
ITS Computer Resource Guide for Faculty
The Computer Resource Guide for Faculty give quick, step-by-step instructions on, creating, class shares, BlackBoard shells, A/V request, and the Faculty Online Resource Kit -FORK
League for Innovation www.league.org
The League is a major organization specifically committed to improving community colleges through innovation, experimentation, and institutional transformation. Their annual conference, as well as more specialized meetings, are held around the country.
The Teaching Professor http://www.teachingprofessor.com/newsletter
The Teaching Professor is a forum for discussion of the best strategies supported by the latest research for effective teaching in the college classroom.
The Wisconsin Online Resource Center is a digital library of Web-based learning resources called "learning objects." Learning objects are designed and developed by a team of instructional designers, editors, technicians, and student interns.