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Stephanie Spong Named New East and Winter Park Campus...

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses Please join me in giving a warm welcome to our new campus director, faculty and instructional development for the East and Winter Park Campuses, Stephanie Spong. Stephanie joined the Valencia family in June 2016 as a faculty developer/instructional designer on the Title V project. […]

Understanding Assessment as a Tool for Learning: Recent...

“Goal-directed practice coupled with targeted feedback enhances the quality of students’ learning,” said Barbara Millis, assessment expert and executive editor for “College Teaching,” during a workshop she facilitated for Valencia faculty on Thursday, January 19 and Friday, January 20, 2017. Throughout the workshop, she offered insights and tools to enhance Valencia faculty’s understanding and application […]

February 2017 West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning...

Each month, the West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation (CTLI) team highlights one topic of interest to our learning community in the West Campus Concentrate. We hope that you will find the information engaging and beneficial to your work in teaching and learning. This month, we are focusing on helping students overcome their weaknesses by […]

A New Team Member Brings Expanded Center Hours to...

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Please join me in welcoming Kevin Colwell as our new faculty developer/instructional designer in our Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation on Osceola Campus. Kevin has taught English for Academic Purposes (EAP) for eight years at the West Campus, and he also has a background […]

Destination 2017 Coming Soon … But With Changes

A Message from Dori Haggerty, Shara Lee and Stephanie Spong, Campus Directors, Faculty and Instructional Development Mark your calendars for Destination 2017, which will take place on the first five Friday afternoons of the summer term — May 12, 19 and 26, and June 2 and 9, 2017. Destination is an annual professional development program that […]

Don’t Go It Alone: Take Advantage of a Center for...

Whether you’re looking to incorporate new activities into your classroom or thinking about your own development, you don’t have to go it alone. Thanks to the Centers for Teaching/Learning Innovation (CTLI), you can connect and collaborate with Valencia’s Faculty and Instructional Development team — who are dedicated to ensuring the success of faculty (and, thus, […]

January 2017 West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning...

Each month the West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation (CTLI) team highlights one topic of interest to our learning community in the West Campus Concentrate. We hope that you will find the information engaging and beneficial to your work in teaching and learning. This month, we are sharing some resources that will help you be […]

November 2016 West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning...

Each month the West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation (CTLI) team highlights one topic of interest to our learning community in the West Campus Concentrate. We hope that you will find the information engaging and beneficial to your work in teaching and learning. This month, we consider the importance of creativity. TED Talk Video: What […]

October 2016 West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning...

Each month the West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation (CTLI) team highlights one topic of interest to our learning community in the West Campus Concentrate. We hope that you will find the information engaging and beneficial to your work in teaching and learning. This month, we look at how to stay happy with a moving target.  […]

West Campus Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation to...

The Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation (CTLI) on West Campus will be moving Monday, November 7 – Thursday, November, 10, 2016, in preparation for the renovation of the current space. Your West Campus CTLI is a resource for faculty, providing support for instructional design, development in the Essential Competencies of a Valencia Educator and a place for connecting with peers […]