A comprehensive list of professional development events.

Sep
17
Tue
LCET – Blackboard Ally @ K316
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Adjunct Faculty Development LogoOnline Learning Logo Ally is a tool to further support our commitment to a more inclusive campus.  Come learn more about this new tool! Ally gauges the accessibility of much of the content in eCampus shells and provides guidance and tips to make your content accessible. In addition, it automatically creates alternative versions of your files.

PDU: 1.0

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LCET – Blackboard Ally @ K316
Sep 17 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Adjunct Faculty Development LogoOnline Learning Logo Ally is a tool to further support our commitment to a more inclusive campus.  Come learn more about this new tool! Ally gauges the accessibility of much of the content in eCampus shells and provides guidance and tips to make your content accessible. In addition, it automatically creates alternative versions of your files.

PDU: 1.0

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LCET – Blackboard Ally @ K316
Sep 17 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

Adjunct Faculty Development LogoOnline Learning Logo Ally is a tool to further support our commitment to a more inclusive campus.  Come learn more about this new tool! Ally gauges the accessibility of much of the content in eCampus shells and provides guidance and tips to make your content accessible. In addition, it automatically creates alternative versions of your files.

PDU: 1.0

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Sep
20
Fri
NLC – Calibration Part I: ENGL, GOVT, MATH, PHIL @ G402
Sep 20 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Classroom Instruction IconThis is a program-level core assessment training session for all faculty in ENGL, GOVT, MATH and PHIL. During this session, we will train faculty and adjuncts on how to score artifacts on these program-level (core) rubrics: Critical Thinking, Written Communication and Visual Communication Skills. Disciplines will work together within their group, scoring several sample artifacts. We will have small and large group discussions so that everyone understands the rubric and has any questions answered before they have to score artifacts.

 

PDU: 4.0

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DCCCD-Veterans Mental Health Summit 2019 @ H200
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
DCCCD-Veterans Mental Health Summit 2019 @ H200

The DCCCD Professional Counselors Council and Veterans Council in partnership with the North Texas Veterans Administration Medical Services will host the Veterans Mental Health Summit 2019 at Eastfield College on September 17 and North Lake College on September 20.   The Summit will be open to students, District employees, North Texas VA staff, and interested community members.  The Councils want to increase collaboration with our community partners and better attend to the mental health well-being of Veterans, their families, and military connected individuals.  The Summit will have the same agenda for both locations.  It will begin with a keynote speaker, followed by three talk sessions, and a resource fair.  Participants will receive lunch.

DCCCD Strategic Priorities:

  • Target underserved communities and individuals with outreach strategies aligned with cultural contexts
  • Strengthen the education pipeline through engagement with students as well as through partnerships and with community agencies
  • Remove barriers to participation and persistence

Attendees receive 5 PDUs

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NLC – Calibration Part II: MATH @ A348
Sep 20 @ 12:45 pm – 2:30 pm

Classroom Instruction IconThis is a program-level core assessment training session for all faculty in MATH only. During this session, we will train faculty and adjuncts on how to score artifacts on the Empirical and Quantitative Literacy program-level (core) rubrics, called Quantitative Literacy. Faculty will work together within their group, scoring several sample artifacts. We will have small and large group discussions so that everyone understands the rubric and has any questions answered before they have to score artifacts.

PDU: 2.0

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Sep
23
Mon
NLC – Accessibility Training for Faculty – Formatting Text @ K316
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Adjunct Faculty Development LogoOnline Learning LogoAn overview of Universal Design and how to implement it for improved accessibility. Topics for this session include formatting text.

Attendees receive 1.5 PDUs

Register on myDCCCDsuccess Learning: Keywords: NLC, Accessibility, Universal Design, Office Suite, Microsoft

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Sep
24
Tue
DCCCD – Goal Setting Webinar (Supervisors)
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Employee Training Icon Goal setting is a means to manage your work.  By setting goals in myDCCCDsuccess you are able to:

  • Have a clearer focus and more direction when planning projects or tasks
  • Create a record of your work related to job duties and responsibilities
  • Ensure more clarity when making decisions
  • Communicate goals more readily with your supervisor
  • Use goal setting as a base for your Annual Performance Evaluation

The process for goal setting and the instructions for registering for a training webinar are attached. The webinar schedule is below.  PLEASE NOTE: The WebEX webinar access code is listed in the far right column for each session.  The access code can also be found in the Special Instructions area in the registration information online.

Date Time Audience WebEx Webinar Access Code
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:00am Supervisors 997 631 856
3:00pm Staff 995 508 185
Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:00am Staff 993 809 957
3:00pm Supervisors 991 685 051

Login Instructions for the Webinar
WebEx Instructions:   USE OF GOOGLE CHROME OR FIREFOX IS RECOMMENDED.

WebEx Video:

  1. Go to myPortal, locate the Tools area, and click on “WebEx’ – Attend a Meeting.”
  2. Enter the access code, your name, and email address.
  3. Click Join.

WebEx Audio, via phone: 

  1. Dial:  8900 or 972-860-8900
  2. Enter the Access Code
  3. PLEASE MUTE YOUR LINE

For additional instructions on how to set goals in the system, refer to “Goal Setting – Employee Quick Reference” in the Instruction Guide area on the Welcome page of myDCCCDsuccess​.  If you have additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact Bobby Hayes at bhayes@dcccd.edu.

Attendees receive 1.0 PDUs

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DCCCD – Goal Setting Webinar (Staff)
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Employee Training Icon Goal setting is a means to manage your work.  By setting goals in myDCCCDsuccess you are able to:

  • Have a clearer focus and more direction when planning projects or tasks
  • Create a record of your work related to job duties and responsibilities
  • Ensure more clarity when making decisions
  • Communicate goals more readily with your supervisor
  • Use goal setting as a base for your Annual Performance Evaluation

The process for goal setting and the instructions for registering for a training webinar are attached. The webinar schedule is below.  PLEASE NOTE: The WebEX webinar access code is listed in the far right column for each session.  The access code can also be found in the Special Instructions area in the registration information online.

Date Time Audience WebEx Webinar Access Code
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:00am Supervisors 997 631 856
3:00pm Staff 995 508 185
Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:00am Staff 993 809 957
3:00pm Supervisors 991 685 051

Login Instructions for the Webinar
WebEx Instructions:   USE OF GOOGLE CHROME OR FIREFOX IS RECOMMENDED.

WebEx Video:

  1. Go to myPortal, locate the Tools area, and click on “WebEx’ – Attend a Meeting.”
  2. Enter the access code, your name, and email address.
  3. Click Join.

WebEx Audio, via phone: 

  1. Dial:  8900 or 972-860-8900
  2. Enter the Access Code
  3. PLEASE MUTE YOUR LINE

For additional instructions on how to set goals in the system, refer to “Goal Setting – Employee Quick Reference” in the Instruction Guide area on the Welcome page of myDCCCDsuccess​.  If you have additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact Bobby Hayes at bhayes@dcccd.edu.

Attendees receive 1.0 PDU

Register on myDCCCDsuccess Learning: Keywords: DCCCD, Goal Setting, Webinar

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Sep
25
Wed
LCET – Blackboard Ally @ K316
Sep 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Adjunct Faculty Development LogoOnline Learning Logo Ally is a tool to further support our commitment to a more inclusive campus.  Come learn more about this new tool! Ally gauges the accessibility of much of the content in eCampus shells and provides guidance and tips to make your content accessible. In addition, it automatically creates alternative versions of your files.

PDU: 1.0

Register on myDCCCDsuccess Learning: Keywords: Blackboard, Bb, Ally, Bb Ally

New to myDCCCDsuccess Learning? Learn how to register.