Professional Development Opportunities
eCampus Technology Equipment Program
The purpose of this RFP is to encourage faculty from a variety of disciplines and at varying technological competencies to redevelop their courses that will integrate technology equipment in a meaningful way into the course activities. The proposed equipment must be implemented during the Fall 2019 semester. Faculty participants will receive the equipment to be used in their course(s). Visit the eCampus Technology Equipment Program page to learn more. Contact eCampus if interested in applying during the Fall 2019 semester.
Summer 2019 Course Design Summer Institute
The program builds upon the principles articulated in the CSU’s Graduation Initiative 2025. Specifically, addressing student success through the thoughtful incorporation of technology in each student’s learning environment as a way to improve retention. Review the entire program description for complete program requirements and additional details.
CalStateTech Conference 2019: Call for Proposals
This year, we explore "Connectivity". The California State University provides world-class connectivity to its campuses. How do we leverage that connectivity to help make the CSU more than the sum of its parts? Creating connections across the CSU can generate a collective intelligence that enables us to use technology to transcend time, space, and resource limits and empower us to become leaders in the field. Join with us in San Diego to explore connectivity, in every sense of the word. Please share your knowledge, expertise and ideas on information and academic technology topics in the following areas: Student Experience and Success, Leveraging Data, Innovations for Teaching and Learning, Accessibility, Evolving Infrastructure and Services, Emerging Technologies, Enhancing Privacy and Security, Collaboration and Partnerships, Organizational Growth, and Change and Leadership. For more information and to submit your proposal, visit www.calstate.edu/calstatetech.
CSU and Adobe: Cultivating Digital Literacy Across the System (Online)
The CSU Office of the Chancellor and the Adobe Education team invite you to an engaging 1-day workshop on developing best practices and pedagogies around teaching digital literacy and incorporating technology in meaningful ways throughout the curriculum. Faculty members and Academic Technology leadership from throughout the system will present on their work and showcase student projects, including discussion around learning outcomes and rubrics. Visit the event website for additional information and to register.
eCampus offers a wide variety of workshops each semester to help you develop your full potential and grow in your teaching practice. We’ve organized these options thematically into six color coded tracks to help you prioritize what you might want to focus on.
Quality Matters Course Certification Program
If you are teaching an online or hybrid course and completed the Quality Matters Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Training, you may be interested in having your course certificated. This program offers faculty members a $500 stipend to revise their course to adhere to the Quality Matters Rubric. Then, the course will get submitted for Course Certification where it will undergo a rigorous review by a Quality Matters Team based upon the criteria noted in the Quality Matters Rubric. Learn more about the Course Certification Process. If interested in having your course certified, please contact Jennifer Redd.
Quality Matters Training
Registration is open for Quality Matters trainings. These include online, asynchronous courses. Through these trainings, you will learn how to apply the Quality Matters Rubric Standards to an online/hybrid course, how to apply the concept of alignment to various course components, and how to provide helpful recommendations to the instructor. Certificates will be available upon completion of the course.
All courses require payment of a $25 registration fee at time of registration. This is to pay for the extensive materials made available as well as to offset the facilitation costs. If you are interested in registering for the training, please fill out the Quality Assurance Training - Registration Form.