Workshops in the CHSS ODE

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences Office of Distance Education offers various professional development workshops for faculty each year. Below you will find a listing for this year (2017-2018), a short description, and application information.

Am I eligible to receive compensation?

Please turn all applications into your department administrative assistant.

The Build a Web Course Workshop (summer, fall, and spring): Summer Due April 1, 2018

This semester long workshop assists participants in creating online and hybrid courses to QM standards. Completion results in QM certification.

See the schedule here: Spring 2018 Schedule | Summer 2018 Schedule

Who can take it? Any part time faculty members only teaching one course in the semester of the workshop and all full time faculty. Participants can only take the workshop once for an incentive.

Incentive? Varies:

- Full time faculty: $3,000 for the delivery of a completely build online or hybrid course to QM standards by the deadline.

- Part time faculty (choose one):

- $500 to attend workshop

- $1,000 to attend workshop and participate in all activities

- $3,000 to attend workshop, participate in all activities, and build a complete course to QM standards by the deadline

See the application for all rules and stipulations: Summer 2018 Application

The Skills Update Workshop (spring): Applications Currently Closed

This workshop is completely online. It is only open to faculty who have completed the Build a Web Course workshop.

Who can take it? Any part time faculty members only teaching one course in the semester of the workshop and all full time faculty.

Incentive? $1,500 for the delivery of a completely built online or hybrid course to QM standards by the deadline.

See the application for all rules and stipulations: Application

The Advanced Skills Update Workshop (fall): Applications Currently Closed

This workshop is completely online. It is only open to faculty who have successfully completed the Skills Update Workshop.

Who can take it? Any part time faculty members only teaching one course in the semester of the workshop and all full time faculty.

Incentive? $1,000 for the delivery of a completely built online or hybrid course to QM standards by the deadline.

See the application for all rules and stipulations: Application

The Effective Classroom Management Academy (fall): Applications Currently Closed

This workshop is completely online and designed to support part time faculty in using technology effectively to help maintain a work/life balance. 

Who can take it? All part time faculty.

Incentive? $150 for participating in three online professional development modules.

See the application for all rules and stipulations: Application

Updated by Tiffani Reardon, 2018