Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Professional Development Certificates

Certificate of Professional Development in Teaching

The Center for Teaching Effectiveness and the Center for Student Success are pleased to offer faculty at TAMUK the opportunity to earn a Teaching Professional Development Certificate. This credential may serve as documentation of a professional development activity in a teaching portfolio.

To obtain the Teaching Professional Development Certificate, a faculty member will have to participate in:

1. AVID training

2. Instructional coaching.

AVID workshops demonstrate ways to facilitate student engagement and success through the use of effective teaching strategies. For the workshop schedule or for more information, please contact Rebeka Silvas at rebeka.silvas@tamuk.edu X2168

Certificate of Professional Development in Distance Learning

Earn a Certificate of Professional Development in Distance Education and Instructional Technology right here on campus! To obtain the Certificate, a faculty member will have to participate in:

                1. Distance Education and Instructional Technology training and

                2. Instructional coaching.

DLIT training helps faculty use state-of-the-art technology to facilitate student engagement and success. For training information, please contact Ms. Michelle Duran, Director, Center for Distance Learning and Instructional Technology, at michelle.duran@tamuk.edu or (361) 593-5501.

Instructional coaching involves a partnership between a faculty member and an instructional coach to improve/enhance an instructional focus area. In this instance, they will work toward meeting quality assurance standards for technology-assisted courses. For more information, please contact Dr. Jaya Goswami, Center for teaching Effectiveness, at jaya.goswami@tamuk.edu or (361) 593-4413.

 

This page was last updated on: December 11, 2013