IVCC Part-Time Faculty Development

New Part-Time Faculty Orientation and Part-Time Faculty In-Service - Fall 2021

All new and veteran part-time faculty are invited to New Part-Time Faculty Orientation and Part-Time Faculty In-Service.  Participants may choose to follow the orientation track or may engage in professional development through a variety of topics.  Veteran part-time faculty who have never had the opportunity to participate in an orientation are welcome to register for the orientation track as well.

  • Thursday, August 26, 2021
  • CTC room 124, Oglesby Campus
  • 5:00 to 7:00 PM; a light meal will be served
  • REGISTER by emailing Patrice, patrice_hess@ivcc.edu before August 23

5:00 PM - Welcome and Dinner

Welcome - Dr. Deborah Anderson, Vice President of Academic Affairs

Following dinner, faculty may choose to attend the orientation session OR the professional development session from 5:30 to 7:00 PM.

5:30-7:00 PM New Part-Time Faculty Orientation; CTC124

The orientation session will be led by Bonnie Campbell and Leslie Hofer.  Orientation will cover key parts of the Part-Time Faculty Handbook, HR procedures, and teaching and learning at IVCC.

New part-time faculty who have not set up their network, email, or Blackboard accounts are welcome to visit CTC208 following orientation for help with email, Blackboard, Zoom, or other technology accounts.

5:30-7:00 PM Part-Time Faculty Professional Development; CTC208

What I Learned This Summer: Accessibility and Neurodiversity; Tina Hardy

Tina will share "what she learned this summer" in classes about how students learn.  She will dabble in a variety of topics, hopefully to inspire participants to learn more about how our students learn and succeed.

  • Universal Design Guidelines
  • Executive Functioning
  • Metacognition
  • Self-Regulation
IVCC Instructional Technology; Dawn Lockwood and Mary Smith

Dawn and Mary will guide participants, in a computer lab, through Blackboard and Zoom updates, using Ally for Accessibility in Blackboard, and maintaining a faculty web page.

  • Blackboard and Zoom Updates
  • Accessibility and Ally
  • Faculty Web Page Updates

REGISTER by emailing Patrice, patrice_hess@ivcc.edu before August 23