Professional Development Updates For All

Learning Never Stops at SDCCE! THIS WEEK Professional Development/Flex & Conference Updates:
  • Oct. 19: 3-5pm: SDCCE Academic Senate: Check email from Academic Senate for Zoom Link: CE Flex# 21173
  • Oct. 20: 5-6:45pm & 7-8:45pm: Film Showings: 'Documented' by Jose Antonio Vargas Zoom links: CE Flex #21289/21290:  Session 1: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/98552524794 Session 2: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/92641018992
  • Oct. 20: 9-10am: California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Webinar: Designing for Student Success: Innovations in Enrollment, Persistence & Learning, w/ guest speakers including SDCCD leaders, Dr. Pam Luster and Dr. Rickie Shabazz: CCC Chancellor's Webinar Oct. 20, 2021: CE Flex# 21049
  • Oct 20: 10-11:30am: Entrepreneurship in Education Series: Steve Mariotti, The Man Who Started the Movement: Pre-register at  Entrepreneurship in Education Series: CE Flex #21119
  • Oct. 21: 1-2:30pm: SDCCE Diversity, Equity Committee Meeting: Contact Linda Osborn for Zoom Meeting Link: CE Flex #21139
  • Oct. 21: 3-4pm: DEI Live Event: Defining America: Jose Antonio Vargas w/JEDI Council: Justice, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion Council: Pre-Register: Defining American CE Flex # 21280
  • Oct. 21 4-5pm & CE Flex #21267: Oct 22: 11-12pm: OER Office Hour: Contact Diane Vera Alba to connect:  CE Flex #21264
  • Oct 22: 1-2pm: ESL: HyFlex Meetup: Contact Jia Sun to connect: CE Flex #21183
  • Open to All: October-November 'Next Step Series', workshops to help advance your career with the Community Colleges: register:   tinyurl.com/SDCAAWCCNextStepSeries  https://cccconfer.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJItc-murjgpEtzdyXEdusjbrILy5rvOU2uL
  • Wednesday, November 3rd @ 4:00-5:30pm - CC Interview Process, Tips, & Tricks
  • Wednesday November 18th @ 5:00-7:00pm - Interview Hacks & Hands-On Practice
  • YEAR ROUND: SDCCD Online Pathways Certificate Program: SDCCD Online Pathways Certificate Program & Check email from Dave Giberson/Mary Kingsley for weekly sessions Faculty Trainings  
  • For the ‘Institutional Conferences’ listed below, limited funding may also be available for Classified and Management staff.  Please contact lcozzoli@sdccd.edu directly for info. For faculty, funding is available via SDCE Academic Senate Resources for Conferences and Courses, up to $1800: To date, District Travel is not restricted, but be aware of changes
  • Coming up soon but still time to register:
  • CATESOL 2021 State Conference: The New 3R’s: Reflect*Re-envision*Redesign: Oct 29-30 & Nov 5-6:  (Two Weekends- Virtual): $85-115*
  • Oct 26-28 2021: RECOMMENDED TO ALL: CAEP (CA Adult Education Program) Summit: Reimagining Adult Education: Same Foundation, New Way Forward Virtual NO COST: REG LINK: https://caepsummit21.vfairs.com/
  • NO COST OPEN TO ALL Nov. 18 2021: 1-5pm: ACCE Drive In: No cost- Contact lcozzoli@sdccd.edu to save a spot: Classified Professionals please check with Supervisor first!
  • Dec. 6-9 2021: CA PERKINS JSPAC Equity & Inclusion for Humanity Virtual Event: Cost Virtual: $222
  • Nov. 19-21, 2021 Palm Springs, CA: CCAE Southern & South Coast Conference: Cost in person: Estimate:  $1500 (Conference Fee $399 + Travel & Expenses)
  • EQUITY FOCUSED ONLINE TEACHING SKILLS COURSES/SESSIONS
  • W/ CVC@one: Fall into Humanized Online Teaching: A Pathway to Equity: Sept. 10 – Nov. 19, 2021: A professional development series designed to prepare you for designing and teaching more equitable online classes. Through a series of live events, attendees will be guided through the creation of eight research-based online teaching elements.  Participants will learn how to create excellent online courses that increase inclusivity, close equity gaps, foster trust and challenge students to achieve their full potential. More information and registration
  • NO COST: OTAN Presents: Building an EdTech Strategy Toolkit (BEST) - Free Online Course. The BEST course is designed to walk instructors through a thoughtful process of designing strategic and sustainable instructional routines that leverage EdTech and are centered around the factors that most impact their learners. See more at  OTAN news item; sign up for the webinar California Adult Education Training Calendar
  • Online College Counseling Course (two sessions): Sept. 13 - Oct. 9, 2021/Oct. 18 – Nov. 13, 2021: Experienced counselors will learn ethical standards and guidelines as well as skills and strategies for fostering successful online counseling sessions. The course covers technology assisted techniques and opportunities for counselors to assist students via virtual counseling sessions. More information and registration
  • Online Mental Health Counseling Course for Non-Clinicians Oct 4 - Oct 18, 2021 More information and registration
  • More Sessions Here:
  • Equity & Culturally Responsive Online Teaching  (21FA-ECRT-1), begins September 13
  • Introduction to Course Design (21FA-ICD-1), begins September 27
  • Online Teaching & Design (21FA-OTD-1, begins September 13
  • Assessment in Digital Learning (21FA-ADL-1), begins September 20
  • Professional Development events are open to all employees- Classified Professionals please contact your Supervisor if during work hours.
  • Faculty: Go to https://www.sdccd.edu/employees/index.aspx> CE Faculty Portal>CE Flex>Your Contract
  • Need assistance or more information: Contact Laurie Cozzolino, SDCCE Flex/PD Coordinator lcozzoli@sdccd.edu

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