On March 27, 2019 Gail Bock , the College’s VA Certifying Official, presented Student Veterans: HFC Services and Transition to the Classroom. She discussed adjustment issues some students have in the classroom and shared campus events and services such as job fairs for veterans and various outreach events with SVA (Student Veterans of America). She provided resources […]
On April 11 from 4 PM to 6 PM near the 5101 Restaurant the CTEI will offer a fun, fast-paced sessions called Hawk Strikes. Hawk Strikes give areas a chance to show off new curriculum, or new pedagogy in their areas. And you only have to present for 5 minutes. In fact we will insist […]
On Wednesday, March 20 from 3-4 PM Gail Bock will deliver a session on how best to serve our students who are veterans. The agenda includes: Data on the mix of Veterans and active military service members who attend HFC What is the role of HFC’s Office of Veterans Services? What’s working? What isn’t? (Successes […]
Thanks to Peggy Kearney we are able to offer a book group on the East campus. The group will meet for the first time on February 22 from 2:30 to 3:30. The group will read How to Become a Student Ready College by Tia McNair, our Professional Issues Conference keynote speaker. If you are interested in joining contact […]
One thing I have learned over years of teaching is that you should not use sports metaphors when trying to reach a broad audience. So, for instance, you should not compare calling a time out to ice a kicker in football to having literal ice cause the cancelation of a professional development session. But, c’mon, […]
The CTEI is forming book discussion groups for the winter. All teachers are welcome and we will schedule readings so as many people as possible can attend. Books are available to borrow, but Full Time teachers are encouraged to purchase any books and seek reimbursement through the Professional Improvement Fund. Express an interest below! Teaching […]
UPDATE: Registration available- There is a reduced rate for colleges who send 3 or more attendees to the event. Registration link. We just learned of this opportunity in May for all instructors (not just communication instructors) to learn how to create writing assignments. The flyer below includes details.