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Active Learning

Bloom’s Domains and Taxonomies

Classroom Assessment Techniques

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Cooperative-Collaborative Learning

Copyright, Fair Use, and Plagiarism

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Critical Thinking

Distance Learning

Learning Styles

Listservs and e-Zines

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Technological Solutions for the Classroom

Syllabus Construction

Test Construction

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   Topics of Interest:

Achieving an Adjunct Friendly Culture
Active Learning
Adjunct Faculty Issues
Adventure Education
Assessment of Outcomes
Blended Learning
Bloom's Taxonomy
Case Method
Change Magazine
Chronicle of Higher Education
Civility in Class
Classroom Assessment Techniques
Classroom Management
Collaborative Learning
Constructivist Teaching
Cooperative Learning
Copyright Issues
Corporate Universities
Creativity in Teaching
Critical Thinking
Curriculum Renewal
Department Chair Resources

Digital (Web) Portfolios
Discipline Specific Links
Discussion Facilitation
Diversity in Higher Education
Emotional Intelligence
ESL Students
Faculty Development
Ethics in Higher Education
Federal Ed. Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA)
First Generation Students
Games & Simulations
Grade Inflation
How People Learn
Humor in Teaching
Information Literacy
Instructional Design
International Higher Education
International Professor Resources
International Student Resources
Internet Usage
Junior Faculty
Large Classes
Learning Communities
Learning Objects
Learning Organizations
Learning Support Centers
Learning Students' Names
Learning Styles Models:  
  Dunn and Dunn
Lecturing Skills
Learning through Technology
Legal Issues
Linking Teaching & Research
Living-Learning Programs
Mentoring of Faculty
MIT OpenCourseWare
Motivating Students
Movies that Teach
Multilingual Dictionary
Multiple Intelligences
Nat'l Council for Staff, Program & Organizational Development
Nat'l Teaching & Learning Forum
Online Learning Readiness
Online Teaching
Peer Led Team Learning
Plagiarism Detection
Planning Teaching Spaces
PowerPoint Usage
Preparing Future Faculty
Problem Based Learning
Prof. Development
Prof. & Organ. Develop. Network
Quotations on College Teaching
Resources for Science
Resources for Troubled Students
Retention of Students
Rubric Creation
Scholarship of Teaching & Learning
Search Engines
Service Learning
Socratic Method
Sounds that Impact
Student Journal Writing
Student Portfolios
Student Ratings
Student Survival Skills
Students with Disabilities
Study Abroad
Study Skills
Syllabus Development
Teaching & Learning Centers (Global)
Teaching & Learning Centers (U.S.)
Teaching Assistants
Teaching for Inclusion
Teaching Goals Inventory
Teaching Materials Exchange
Teaching Portfolios
Teaching Professor Newsletter
Team Based Learning
Technology Integration
Test Anxiety
Test Construction
Textbook Selection
Time Management
Tomorrow’s Professor Listserv
Transactional Analysis
University Business Magazine
Using Technology in Teaching
Web Searching
Writing Across the Curriculum
Writing Learning Objectives

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   Organizations of Interest:

American Association of Community Colleges - the primary advocacy organization for the nation's 1,100 two-year degree granting institutions.

Association for Computer Educators in Texas

AT&T Academy Courses -courses that weave together readings, activities, and discussions for participants to construct new understanding in the context of their own situations.

Center for Community College Policy based at the Education Commission of the US

CORD (Center for Occupation Development and Research) - initiatives include curriculum design, developing new learning tools, delivering professional development, creating applications of educational technology, and conducting educational research and evaluation.

Center for Critical Thinking - provides information on the background, theory, guidelines, lessons and events pertaining to critical thinking.

Del Mar College News and Events - news and events on campus throughout the year

Educause - enables the transformational changes occurring in higher education through the introduction, use, access to, and management of information resources and technologies in teaching, learning, scholarship, research, and institutional management.

Higher Education Process Network - a well-developed and well-maintained community of thoughtful educators who serve each other as networking partners in over one dozen specialized forums.

League for Innovation in Community Colleges - a nonprofit educational consortium of leading community colleges organized to stimulate innovation and experimentation in all areas of community college development.

Multimedia Educational Resource for Online Teaching - MERLOT is a free and open resource designed primarily for faculty and students in higher education. With a continually growing collection of online learning materials, assignments and reviews, MERLOT helps faculty enhance instruction. MERLOT is also a community of people who strive to enrich teaching and learning experiences.

National Council for Staff, Program and Organizational Development -

National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development - a nonprofit, tax-exempt consortium of colleges and universities who share a philosophical commitment to support excellence in teaching and learning.

Professional Development Resources - a growing collection of learning modules, information on teaching topics, schedules for online courses, and teaching resource webliographies.

Professional Development Tools - tools to assist faculty in developing a professional development plan

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Statewide Calendar of Professional Events - professional development sessions offered in Texas

Statewide Academy for Adjunct Faculty - participation will build your classroom competence and personal confidence, which will, in turn, lead to greater student achievement.

Teaching and Learning Resources - encompasses a wide range of topics.

Texas Administrators of Continuing Education

Texas Association of College Technical Educators

Texas Association of Community Colleges

Texas Community College Teachers Association

Texas Distance Learning Association

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Texas State Leadership Consortium for Curriculum Development

Texas State Leadership Consortium for Professional Development

Virtual College of Texas

Virtual Roundtables and Forums - allows you to interact and exchange ideas, suggestions, questions, and answers with community college faculty across Texas

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Faculty Development
Del Mar College
101 Baldwin Boulevard
Corpus Christi, Texas 78404
(361) 698-1205