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
- 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:
- November 2 (Thursday), 2017, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm at Student Union Room 3B
The 21st Century Study Skills: Activating the Inactive Learner [pdf]
- November 3 (Friday), 2017, 9:30 am - 1 pm at Student Union Room 1A - 1B
Designing for Inclusive Instruction [pdf] - Reaching and Teaching the Wide Range of Learning in Your Classes
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
- Parent Panel short video recording For full version, include your name, organization and send your request to CFD Office.
Slides: Introductory and Parents Panel [pdf]
- Education Expert Panel I video recording
- Social and Co-curricular Engagement Panel video recording
- Keynote video recording
Slides: Keynote speech [pdf]
- Expert Panel II video recording
Slides: Multi-Sensory Teaching [pdf]
- Students Panel video recording: Students' Perspective: A conversation with students, led by students
- Faculty Panel video recording: Faculty Best Practices: A conversation about strategies and techniques.
Assistive Technology Demo Recordings
- An Introduction to Screen Readers
- Bridges (Wireless Realtime Captioning)
- Learning Styles & Accessibility Using Apple Technology
- How to Evaluate a Website's Accessibility
- The Engaging for Success Series Workshop (November 2 and 3, 2017)
- The 2017 Inaugural Engaging for Success Conference (March 21, 2017)
- The 19th Annual CSU Teaching and Learning Symposium (October 21 & 22, 2016)