Whether you are a new adjunct or a seasoned professor, the Teaching and Learning Center has resources to help you in the classroom. Please check the TLC Calendar for additional sessions and opportunities.
Faculty Book Study
Faculty are invited to participate in a semester-long conversation and study. Members take turns facilitating the sessions. Sign-up now to join our Spring 2019 book study:
White Kids: Growing Up with Privilege in a Racially Divided America (Critical Perspectives on Youth), September 4, 2018 by Margaret A. Hagerman
Online Peer Review Program
Highly trained and experienced KCC faculty and staff will provide a detailed peer review of an online course by request. Participants are encouraged to complete the ION Overview of Online Instruction course which provides a foundation helpful for discussing and responding to peer review feedback.
Teaching and Learning Series
This series of online modules will feature a new teaching and learning topic each month. Participants can either complete the entire series to receive a digital badge, or select individual topic(s) of interest in a particular month. There will be opportunities to examine research, learn new strategies, and engage with colleagues online.
This voluntary program attempts to improve teaching and build community through a structured, non-evaluative process of classroom observation and shared reflection. Will be offered February 2019.
Teaching with Technology Series
This series of live scheduled sessions will present a new technology topic each month. The format for these sessions will typically be demonstration followed by hands-on experimentation and application.
Online professional development tools
Growing Online Learning Conference
Through KCC's membership with Illinois Community Colleges Online (ILCCO), faculty may attend this annual online conference at no expense. A variety of instructional technology topics will be presented. KCC faculty are invited to present.
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Teaching and Learning Center Blog
Brief posts could include instructional technology hints and tips, previews of new and emerging technology, and links to useful resources. Subscribe to the Teaching and Learning Center's blog to receive articles of interest.
Miner Memorial Library Publications
Search KCC's online library catalog for books and audio visual resources on a large variety of topics, such as instruction, classrooms, assessment, ethics and more.
Presentation equipment and classroom aids