Since introverts are approximately 1/3 of our population and are often misrepresented as shy, reclusive, non-social, solitary, and withdrawn, there value in society that praises the outgoing extrovert has always been reduced. This video shows the unseen strengths of introverts and that they can fit in quite well if placed in a job that value […]
Posts Categorized: Faculty Development
Arthur: Margaret Gonzalez Discipline: Speech Communications Title: How do I blog thee…. let me count the ways Category(ies): strategy; faculty development; how to; ideas; technology; education; technology Tags: education; technology Text: Here is a list of 17 top educational blogs – all in one list. No need to spend countless hours searching (like I […]
Education hasn’t changed much in the last few hundred years, yet technology and people (our students) have! Anant Agarwal shares his ideas of blending learning and discusses why MOOCs still matter. Anant Agarwal: Why massive open online courses (still) matter | Talk Video | TED.com.
One of our very own Valencia faculty members, Professor Josh as most know him, uses his blog to “engage, excite and educate.” Professor Josh gave me my first introduction to using social media in the classroom. Now I am hooked on how it can be used in good ways to enhance communication and student engagement […]
14 things that are obsolete in 21st century schools | Ingvi Hrannar. I’m testing out both the Destination homework (re-post an interesting blog post) and my new ‘Circle It’ button. There isn’t anything groundbreaking in this post, but it was a good overall affirmation about a lot of the subjects we’ve been talking about: how […]
***Click here for the Circles Backchannel *** Thank you for joining us at our Circles session at the Community College Futures Assembly Bellwether Finals. We hope you enjoyed the session and left having learned something you can apply in your own classroom or at your own institution. We look forward to hearing from you and possibly […]
Faculty Development seeks to support all faculty members as they expand their professional practices and examine their ongoing development in the seven Essential Competencies of a Valencia Educator (click this link or the image below). The intention of Valencia’s Faculty Development Program is to engage teachers, scholars and practitioners in continuous improvement processes that result in student […]