Faculty Events, September 5-8 | Teaching & Learning Excellence Division (TLED)
The Office of the Provost will provide ACC full-time and adjunct faculty the opportunity to apply for compensated Digital Fellowships for the 2017-2018 academic year. Applications are due Thursday, September 28.
September 5-8, 2017
Computerside Chats
Tuesday, September 5, 3:00pm-4:30pm

Session Topics : Fostering Motivation, Knowledge, Skills, Recall, and Understanding, AND Self-Awareness as Learners

An online book club where you don’t have to read the book! “Student Engagement Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty" is discussed collaboratively chapter by chapter in this online workshop. Register Now
94% of Computerside Chat participants said they would recommend these sessions to a colleague
Hosted by the Faculty Center for Teaching & Learning
Chalk Talk: A Meetup for Faculty
Campus-based, faculty-led monthly meetings (with snacks) for faculty across all disciplines to have creative discussions about their teaching.

Eastview Room 9104 : Wednesday, September 6, 9:30am-10:30am

South Austin Room 1140.2 : Thursday, September 7, 8:00am-9:00am
"Invaluable for faculty that are serious about being the best educators they can be."
-Chalk Talk Attendee Review
Dialogue on ACC Faculty Core Values
The Faculty Senate and Adjunct Faculty Association are bringing faculty together to discuss ACC Faculty Core Values to shape future faculty programming. No registration necessary.

Elgin Room 1143 : Thursday, September 7, 10:00am-11:30am

Eastview Room 8500 : Thursday, September 7, 2:00pm-3:30pm

South Austin Room 1130 : Friday, September 8, 9:00am-10:30am

Northridge Room 2240 : Friday, September 8, 11:00am-12:30pm

"I personally am confident that this core values discussion will help direct future resources toward what faculty really want and need to be more effective. This is an exciting time for faculty to speak up, be heard, and help create the brightest future for our students, ourselves, and our community."
-Mark Butland, Faculty Senate President
Fall 2017 Equity Leadership Orientation
Highland Business Center Room 301
Friday, September 8, 8:00am-4:00pm

The Equity Leaders Orientation (ELO) is an introductory learning experience focused on exploring individual mindsets and institutional factors that promote and sustain racial inequities in higher education and other systems. Facilitators, Dr. Martha Ramos Duffer and Dr. Mark Gooden will help guide the group through interactive and reflective activities designed to help participants begin questioning behaviors, policies, and practices that unconsciously hinder success for historically underserved racial groups. Participants will be oriented and introduced to key concepts, language, and practices needed to begin engaging culturally conscious and inclusive approaches to improve the climate for greater enrollment, retention and completion rates for underserved groups.  Register Now
Breakfast & Lunch will be served
Hosted by the Office of Equity & Inclusion
September 2017 Faculty Connect Newsletter
In case you missed it, make sure to check out the Teaching & Learning Excellence Division (TLED)'s brand new faculty-only newsletter.

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