Professional Development


Professional Development Activities

Fall 2014

All Full-time and Part-time Faculty:  To learn more about professional development funds for conferences, check out Faculty Development Funding.





Faculty Coaching & Mentoring in Pedagogy and Best Teaching Practices

Faculty Center for Student Success (FCSS)

One-on-one coaching & mentoring with a trained faculty member on
a drop-in or appointment basis.  Emphasis is on pedagogy and
best teaching practices in both
online and on campus classes

All sessions are confidential.

Ongoing FCSS in BGS 249

Faculty Center Workshops

Join us for workshops on best practices and strategies for using Blackboard.  For more information, go to: Fall 2014 Faculty Center Workshops Ongoing FCSS in BGS 249

Faculty Training on the Use of Blackboard and Instructional Technology

Faculty Center for Student Success
Instructional Design and Distance Education (formerly CIDDE)

One-on-one training and workshops with a expert staff on using Blackboard and instructional technology in both online and on campus classes.

All sessions are confidential.

Ongoing FCSS in BGS 249

Online Courses\@One

@ONE offers training in online instruction  that will help you excel in the digital age. It is extremely affordable, comprehensive and easy to fit within your busy schedule.

To learn more about its course offerings, go to Online Course\@One.

Optional professional development credit for the @ONE’s online courses is available from Fresno Pacific University for a fee of $70 per unit. NOTE: This is a separate, additional, fee from the @ONE registration fee.

For additional information, go to
Fresno Pacific University
Professional Development Center

Note: You should seek approval of appropriate district college officials before applying for credit to satisfy any degree, state credential, or local school district requirements.



2014 Strengthening Student Success Conference

To learn more about system-wide changes, share bold new instructional and student support approaches, and strengthen student success efforts at your college, register for this conference now.

Conference information:


Registration for the 2014 Strengthening Student Success Conference is open! Please click HERE to register.


8 - 9
Hilton Orange County at Costa Mesa

CTE Mini-Conference at Saddleback College

More information coming soon. March 7 BGS

Spring 2015 - Student Success Summit

More information coming soon. April 17 HS 145

New professional development activities will be added throughout 2014 – 2015.