A Program with a Purpose

The Professional Development program at Foothill is a top college priority. We are facing so many new challenges with technology, accreditation, Generation Z students, returning veterans and more, that we believe it is important to provide new "tools" and resources to support faculty and staff to effectively support student learning.

The program includes funds for conference travel and participation, a robust calendar of workshops and events, and numerous online training opportunities - all designed to support the continuous development of knowledge and skills for the Foothill campus community. Our programs are open to all FHDA district employees.

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Upcoming Events

Canvas Workshops in April

Attend workshops to learn how and get certified to use Canvas and how to migrate from Etudes to Canvas.

The last time to use Etudes is Spring 2017!

Canvas Certification Workshop
Wednesday, April 19
1:00 - 4:00 pm
Room TBD
Canvas Migration Workshop
Tuesday, April 25
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Room TBD

ARTstor Workshop

Join Simon Pennington as he shows you how to use ARTstor to access high resolution images to use with your materials.
Thursday, February 18
1:00 to 2:00 pm

More Workshops

On Campus Workshops - Detailed information about upcoming on-campus workshops
Professional Development calendar - Browse and sign up for more events and workshops

Ongoing Events

Reflective Writing Challenge: 7 x 9 x 25

The Reflective Writing Challenge for 2017 is over. Make sure to read all of the great posts!

Read the blogs


Visit lynda.com to learn about some of the Adobe products, Camtasia, or Microsoft Office. There are a lot to choose from and you can watch them when you get a little time because each course is made up of a series of short videos. When you have completed a course, you will be eligible to receive a certificate from lynda.com.

CCC Confer

Interested in learning CCC Confer? It is offered online in both live and recorded formats. Choose what is convenient for you.

Schedule or Request a Professional Development Event

If you know about any professional development opportunities that you want us to schedule and promote please fill out the Proposal for PD Event Form.
Last Updated March 23, 2017
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