New Microaggressions Course — Sign Up Today

You may have heard of the term microaggressions and wondered what that means. Microaggressions are comments or actions that subtly and often unconsciously express a biased attitude toward a member of a marginalized group.

That said, Faculty Development and Employee Development are excited to announce a new scheduled series of course sessions for INDV3145 Understanding Microaggresions. This course, facilitated by Shari Koopman, professor, English, and Daniel Iglesias, instructional designer/developer, will examine the role of microaggressions in the workplace and classroom and explore strategies to counteract their impact.

The upcoming workshops include:

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Time: 4 – 6 p.m.
Location: East Campus, Building 6, Room 217

Date: Friday, May 29, 2020
Time: 9 – 11 a.m.
Location: West Campus, Building 1, Room 149

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.
Location: Osceola Campus, TBD

 

These sessions are open to both faculty and staff. Faculty members will earn 2 PD hours upon completion of the face-to-face course. To register for any session, click here.

For additional information or assistance with registration, please call/visit any Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation or contact Organizational Development and Human Resources at HR4U@valenciacollege.edu or 407-299-5000, extension HR4U (4748).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Related Posts

    Faculty Development Opportunities

    Thursday, June 25, 2020 The Just-in-time Faculty Development Series offers short, targeted development opportunities that acknowledge immediate needs put forward by faculty and are strategically offered to provide maximum support in these times of crucial conversations and deep listening. Take advantage of this Just-in-time session, Early Alert Intervention Strategies.  LFMP2910: Just-in-time Early Alert Intervention Strategies […]

    Faculty Development and TLA Update

    Thursday, April 30, 2020 The Teaching and Learning team has prepared a focused set of Faculty Development and Teaching/Learning Academy (TLA) courses for full-time and part-time faculty that will be offered for the summer term. They are: LCTS1110 Teaching in Our Learning College sessions (essential for initial Associate Faculty Certification) Digital Professor Certification courses (offered as […]