5th Annual New England Conference for Student Success at UMass

by Lisa Sheldon
September 19, 2014

Teaching for Student Success The demand for technological competencies is expanding in higher education. From blended and fully on-line classes, to flipped classes, MOOCs and SPOCs, instructors have a variety of options to consider. As the impact of technology increases, however, it also invites us to reconsider past and current practices. How do we know what […]

Professional development events during the 2014-2015 Academic Year

by Lisa Sheldon
August 28, 2014
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It is never to early to be thinking about how you will grow and learn this academic year. Sometimes we are so wrapped up in the start of classes that we forget to make plans to attend on campus events or submit proposals and attend conferences in the region. Here is a handy list of […]

Call for Proposals: 2014 New England Conference for Student Success “Teaching for Student Success”

by Lisa Sheldon
July 11, 2014
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2014 New England Conference for Student Success “Teaching for Student Success” Call for Proposals The University of Massachusetts Amherst will host the fifth annual New England Conference for Student Success on Friday, September 19, 2014. The program committee invites instructors, student affairs staff, practitioners and scholars to submit proposals for conference sessions. All submissions should […]

Using Real Time LMI in Decision Making Across the College – a workshop for administrators, research & career staff

by Lisa Sheldon
April 29, 2014
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Using Real Time LMI in Decision Making Across the College – a workshop for administrators, research & career staff Register online today! WHEN: Tuesday, April 29, 2014. 8:30 AM – 3:45 PM WHERE: Mt. Wachusett Community College, Gardner Campus 444 Green Street, Gardner MA (directions: http://mwcc.edu/about-mwcc/our-campuses/gardner/)   WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Community College Administrators; Institutional Research; […]

Got a teaching tip to share? We want ‘em!

by Lisa Sheldon
March 5, 2014
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With all the talented teachers and staff at GCC, we know there is wealth of information and best practices to share. From policies to assignments, building rapport and creating classroom communities…we want to hear about what works and how you make your class and interactions with students stronger. Please share your expertise! Every tip, trick […]

Writing a Conference Proposal…and getting it accepted!

by Lisa Sheldon
February 19, 2014
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Faculty and staff sometimes do not realize that what they do in their classrooms, advising sessions and programming is unique and worth sharing on a larger stage. Think about how you have developed your craft—it is likely that many of the skills and strategies you employ have been workshop topics at conferences. Presenting and conducting […]

Professional development newsletters

by admin
September 11, 2013
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Read the latest newsletters here: GCC Professional Development Sept 2014 Professional_Development_Newsletter April 2014 Professional Development E-Newsletter March 2014 Professional Development E-Newsletter Jan Feb Professional Development E-Newsletter 01_26_14 DEC 2013 Professional_Development_Newsletter Nov 2013 Professional_Development_Newsletter Oct 2013 Professional_Development_Newsletter Sept 2013 Professional Development Newsletter May 2013 Professional Development Newsletter April 2013 Professional Development Newsletter March 2013 Professional Development […]