Delaware County Community College provides many paths to enhance an individual’s professional development both in and out of the classroom. Here is a sampling of the opportunities afforded you through the Center to Promote Excellence in Teaching and Learning.
Join us every May for a two-day immersion in a current educational topic chosen by faculty. All full- and part-time faculty, staff, and administrators are invited to participate; the Faculty Institute is also open to other interested faculty at surrounding colleges.
Professional Development Sessions
Looking for information about the latest technology and its use in the classroom, instructional design, or classroom management techniques? Contact the Center to arrange for an individual session or look for scheduled training — we can help you grow professionally!
Distance Learning Institutes
Every summer, the Center offers online learning institutes and modules to help anyone interested in digital learning pedagogy, ranging from hybrid to fully online instruction.
All in-service professional development workshops are open to all College employees, full- and part-time. Please see the specific in-service schedules on delaGATE; they are issued in August, October, January, and February.
An integral part of professional development is a faculty member’s individual understanding of the various roles he or she assumes within the institution; these interests and assumed responsibilities often extend outside the classroom. If you are interested in working on a specific institutional project or are interested in assuming some responsibilities that may be more administrative in nature, Faculty Fellows may be a great choice for you!
Faculty Fellowship program was developed in support of continuous professional development and life-long learning. It affords faculty fellows professional development opportunities in administration, such as program assessment, college-wide diversity training, and service learning, that align with priorities impacting faculty and students success. For more information, email [email protected].
Widener University Presents: Leadership in Higher Education
Widener University and Delaware County Community College are pleased to announce the continued offering of doctoral level courses in Leadership in Higher Education on the Marple Campus of the College.
Employees who complete all three courses will be awarded a Certificate of Completion through the Center for Education at Widener University. Higher Education courses completed at our College can be applied toward the Doctorate of Education in Higher Education Leadership program at Widener. Interested employees will also be able to apply course credits to other Widener Higher Education doctoral programs.
For further information, please contact Tim Sullivan, EdD, Director, Programs in Higher Education at Widener University, at 610-499-4241 or email [email protected]