Professional Development Opportunities
eCampus Office of Quality Assurance Grant
The eCampus Office of Quality Assurance (EOQA) at San José State University (SJSU) is awarding faculty grants in the amount of $1,500 (USD) to enhance the quality of online/hybrid courses and deliver innovative and engaging online courses. EOQA invites all faculty (full time, associate, assistant and adjunct Professors) to submit a proposal for the online/hybrid course development grant. Visit the eCampus Office of Quality Assurance page to apply and learn more.
eCampus Technology Equipment Program
The purpose of this RFP [pdf] [pdf] 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 2021 semester. Faculty participants will receive the equipment to be used in their course(s). Visit the eCampus Technology Equipment Program page to learn more.
Professional Development Tracks
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.