The Center for Teaching Excellence and Learning is a Title III Sponsored activity designed to provide faculty and staff with 24/7 access to professional development experiences.  The center offers face-to-face and online training opportunities, a new online faculty and staff training series, FAME (Faculty Academy Master Educators) training and  also works in cooperation with the Instructional Technologist, Kesha James, to deliver eCollege (distance education) training for faculty.  CTEL will also deliver on demand training for individuals.  Just contact CTEL for support.  To access the center, click here.

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New Faculty and Staff Orientation (online)

   

Lawson State provides a comprehensive online training course for all new faculty and staff.  Access is available 24/7. 

Subjects covered include:        

  • LSCC History
  • Ethics
  • Recording Attendance
  • Reporting Complaints
  • Reporting Student Incidents
  • CTEL
  • Advising
  • Employee Evaluation
  • Evaluation
  • Strategic Planning
  • Teaching Expectations
  • Cougar Alert
  • Blackboard Operations
  • Faculty Suite Operations
  • Employee Email
  • FERPA
  • Title IX
  • ADA Compliance
  • Other Federal, State and Internal Policies

Click here to begin the New Faculty and Staff Orientation online course.


Specialized Tutorials for Faculty and/or Staff          If you are in need of online training for specific topics, look below for quick access:

NOTE:  These training modules (below) DO NOT replace the required New Faculty and Staff Training.  If you are a new instructor, please complete that important training requirement.
  If you are in need of online training for specific topics, look below for quick access: training modules (below) replace the required New Faculty and Staff Training.  If you are a new instructor, please complete that important training requirement. 

Click here for Faculty Resources (Varied Information)
Click here for Blackboard Training
Click here for Employee (Faculty & Staff) Suite Training
Click here for Qualities of Effective Instruction Training (**Skip the quiz unless you are viewing this as part of your required New Faculty Training)
Click here for Training on the Complaint Process
Click here for Email Training
Click here for Cougar Alert Training
Click here for FERPA Training
Click here for ADA Training
Click here for an Advising Resource Center
Click here for a tutorial and information on How to Record Attendance
Click here for a tutorial on How to Complete a Requisition
Click here for a video on Employee Evaluation  
Click here for Frequently Used Forms 
Click here for the Syllabus Template and Info.
Click here for the Independent Study Approval Process
Click here to request a Room Change
Click here for Title IX Training (Webinar)
Click here  The Role of Faculty in Helping Students (Title IX)
*Lawson State's Title IX Coordinators are Dr. Cynthia Anthony, Dr. Sherri Davis and Mr. Darren Allen

If you are in need of online training for specific topics, look below for quick access: training modules (below) replace the required New Faculty and Staff Training.  If you are a new instructor, please complete that important training requirement.  for Faculty Resources (Varied Information)for Blackboard Trainingfor Employee (Faculty & Staff) Suite Trainingfor Qualities of Effective Instruction Training (**Skip the quiz unless you are viewing this as part of your required New Faculty Training) for Training on the Complaint Processfor Email Trainingfor Cougar Alert Trainingfor FERPA Training for ADA Trainingfor an Advising Resource Center for a tutorial and information on How to Record AttendanceClick here for a tutorial on How to Complete a Requisitionfor a video on Employee Evaluation   for Frequently Used Forms  for the Syllabus Template and Info.for the Independent Study Approval Processto request a Room Change for Title IX Training (Webinar) The Role of Faculty in Helping Students (Title IX)*Lawson State's Title IX Coordinators are Dr. Cynthia Anthony, Dr. Sherri Davis and Mr. Darren Allen