Monday, August 18, 2008

Two Webinars about Supporting Adjuncts

The Division of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce two webinar opportunities to learn more about supporting adjuncts at TWU.

  • Who should attend? Deans, chairs, program directors, faculty and staff who work with and support adjunct instructors.
  • Cost? These webinars are Free.
  • RSVPs are NOT required.
  • These webinars will be available on the Denton and Houston campuses.

Please join us for the following:

Training and Supporting Online Adjuncts: Practical Ideas
Featuring Dr. Kimberly Hardy, Dean of Instruction and Student Success for the Open Campus at Florida Community College at Jacksonville
Delivered by Magna Publications, Inc.

Thursday, September 25, 2008
11 a.m. – noon
Denton: STOD 308/ Houston: Room 3111

Learn More About:

  • Creating an online mentoring program
  • Helping adjuncts with development and preparation of courses
  • Meeting adjunct needs for technical support and assistance
  • Developing robust communication and information tools and forums
  • Creating adjunct tutorials
  • Building a community of learners among online adjuncts
  • Connecting offsite adjuncts to the campus
  • Establishing professional development opportunities

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Supporting Adjunct Faculty Online: A Case Study
Featuring Patrick Nellis, Director of Faculty Development, Valencia Community College & Daryl Peterson, Teaching and Learning Support, Valencia Community College
Delivered by Academic Impressions

Thursday, October 2, 2008
Noon – 1:30 p.m.
Denton: STOD 308/ Houston: Room 3318

Learn More About:

  • Strategies for implementing a plan to support adjunct faculty
  • An appreciation of the advantages of online support for adjunct faculty
  • Strategies for development of online tools for supporting adjunct faculty

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