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September 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 learning how to sustain your and your students’ […]

You Are Invited to Academic Assembly 2016

An Invitation from Susan Ledlow, Vice President, Academic Affairs and Planning Welcome back to campus this week as we prepare to receive our students for the fall semester. Valencia’s Academic Assembly is this Thursday, August 25, 2016, and it is my pleasure to invite you to this annual gathering of our learning community. During this […]

Hunter Looney: The New West Campus CTLI Faculty...

A Message from Dori Haggerty, Campus Director, Faculty and Instructional Development The Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation (CTLI) on the West Campus is excited to introduce its new faculty developer and instructional designer, Hunter Looney. Originally from Tennessee, Hunter earned a Master of Science from Full Sail University in education media design and technology. He is currently working […]

July 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 enhance the active learning experience in […]

Registering for Faculty Development Courses? Visit the...

Beginning Friday, July 1, 2016, faculty members may search and register for faculty development and Teaching/Learning Academy courses, check transcripts, evaluate performance, and conduct other development tasks in one centralized location — the Valencia EDGE. Located in Atlas, the Valencia EDGE is designed to help all faculty and staff with Employee Development, Growth and Engagement. This is […]

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

How do you enhance creativity in the classroom? 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 […]

Exciting Changes Coming This Summer — A New Way for...

An exciting change is coming this summer that will simplify how you search and register for faculty development and Teaching/Learning Academy courses — all faculty members will go to the Valencia EDGE in Atlas to search for, find information on and register for courses, as well as view their transcripts. On Friday, July 1, 2016, Faculty and Instructional Development will […]

New Essential Competencies Implemented

From the Desks of Celine Kavalec, Faculty Director, Teaching/Learning Academy (TLA), and Suzette Dohany, President, Collegewide Faculty Association For 16 years, Valencia has used faculty competencies to define what it means to be a Valencia educator. Recently, in an effort to stay aligned with national conversations and literature about academic excellence, Valencia’s academic community completed a year-long review […]

May 2016 Kudos

Week of May 8 – 14, 2016 Marie Trone’s Research Published A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses A recent article published by BBC Earth mentions research conducted by Marie Trone, professor, biology, Osceola Campus. Marie has studied dolphins, called botos, that live in the Amazon River and the sounds that they […]

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

Left to right: Marsha Butler, David Freeman, Kate Baldridge-Hale, Kelli McCarthy, Scott Paxton and Nicolas Navarro Our 2015-2016 inaugural Center for Teaching/Learning Innovation (CTLI) features in the West Campus Concentrate and The Grove showcased exceptional faculty sharing their expertise in specific subjects that impact student learning. This month, the West Campus CTLI team wants to recognize […]