The Center for Faculty Development is delighted to host or co-host occasional half-day, day-long and multi-day conferences focused on topics pertaining to teaching and learning, and faculty professional development. Information about up-coming events can be found below. Information about past events is also archived on this page.

2018 Engaging for Success Inclusive Dialogue

Please join us to have a conversation with students, faculty and staff to raise awarness about creating accessible and inclusive teaching and learning environments.

Date and Time: May 1st (Tuesday), 10 - 12 noon

Location: Diaz Compean Student Union Room 1A and B

Final program and agenda [pdf] are available.


  • Learing through Unlearning
  • What to do when students are sleeping through class: UDL Checkpoints for Action and Expression
  • A Place for All [pdf]: The Importance of Classroom Climate in Fostering Inclusion
  • STEM for Everyone [pdf]

You can view the first hour of this event via web stream.                  

Engaging for Success Series:

Please join us for two interactive workshops for academic advisors, support staff, tutors, peer mentors and faculty:

Note: We appreciate you referencing the source when you use any portion of the slides. 

Engaging for Success:

Learning together - Promoting inclusion - Redefining ability


Please join us for a day of conversation, information sessions, workshops and hands-on demonstrations focused on what we are doing - and what we can do - to enhance accessibility and support the academic success of all our students, regardless of their limitations or learning needs.

When: March 21st, Tuesday, 2017, 9 am - 4 pm

Where: Diaz-Compean Student Union Ballrooms B and C

What: Final program [pdf]

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Faculty Development, the Connie L. Lurie College of Education, the Accessible Education Center, and the Accessible Technology Initiative Instructional Materials Committee at San José State University.

Conference Slides and Recordings




Slides: Autism [pdf], Concussion [pdf], and Stuttering [pdf] 

Assistive Technology Demo Recordings


Past conferences