Please join us for the Spring 2014 TOPs professional development presentations.
Professional Development #1
HELP YOUR STUDENTS GET SMARTER WITH THE SMART PEN!!
Deanne Oppermann, Friday, February 28, 9 a.m. - 10 a.m., Burrell Conference Room
Come learn about an innovative technology and strategies for its use that have proven to increase student learning and performance in traditional and online courses.
GOOGLE DRIVE AND DOCS
Scott Baker, Friday, February 28, 10 a.m. - noon, Burrell Conference Room
Leveraging Google Docs, Forms, and Drive to make instructional organization and advising easier.
Professional Development #2
FILL THE BUCKET OR KICK THE BUCKET: YOU CHOOSE!
Dr. Scott Bjerkness, Wednesday, March 19, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m., Bradford Hall Conference Room
Learn applications of stress reducing strategies in the areas of exercise, rest, nutrition, and relationships.
Professional Development #3
SUPPORTIVE OPTIONS FOR STRUGGLING STUDENTS
Delphia Maria Birchfield and Danielle Chambless, Thursday, March 27, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m., Bradford Hall Conference Room
Learn about Educational Opportunities and Pathways programs and services that work to improve student access and success.
Professional Development #4
SUCCESSFUL TEACHING STRATEGIES FOR UNDER PREPARED STUDENTS
Serena Herter, Tuesday, April 22, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., Burrell Conference Room
Learn successful, interactive teaching strategies used in language classes proven to increase student engagement, encourage critical thinking, promote community learning and foster participation while enhancing student competence and academic success.