Faculty Professional Development

Funded Professional Development

If you attend or would like to attend a professional development opportunity that includes a cost, please use the following attached forms to apply for payment. For questions related to funding support, please contact Sheila Lapp for assistance.

Requesting Professional Development funds for Reimbursement

  1. Submit a travel request to your Dean (yes, even if you will not be traveling).
  2. Submit your approved travel request and Professional Development form along with a receipt of payment to the Professional Development Chair.
  3. Include with these forms a printout or website explaining what you will be attending.
  4. Once these documents have been approved by the Professional Development committee, they will be forwarded to the Vice President of Academics’ secretary.
  5. Payment will be processed and will show up on your next paycheck.

Requesting Professional Development funds with a PO

  1. Submit a travel request to your Dean (yes, even if you will not be traveling).
  2. Submit your approved travel request along with the Professional Development form to the Professional Development Chair.
  3. Include with these forms a printout or website explaining what you will be attending.
  4. Once these documents have been approved by the Professional Development committee, they will be returned to you and you may place the PO order.

Professional Development Committee members

as of AY 2021:

Additional Professional Development Resources

Faculty professional development from Minnesota State  Includes resources and links to a variety of teaching and learning resources available through MinnState

Network for Educational Resources at Minnesota State Calendar of teaching and learning trainings offered at no cost.

ASA Newsletter – Academic and Student Affairs at MinnState

MMB Professional Development Course Calendar  –

The Enterprise Talent Development course calendar is filled with courses to help you grow individually or to assist your team in taking the next step to success. There are some free courses and some that cost a minimal amount. Numerous courses are offered each month. Resources include all MMB services and access to benefit information.

Enterprise Talent Development logo

Higher Learning Commission

Online Learning Consortium Webinar Series from the HLC – January 2021

Higher Learning Commission free training – understanding Criteria 1-5

HLC training video on Assessment Strategies

 

Faculty Focus – Higher Ed Teaching Strategies online magazine

 

NTC – What’s Happening in Accreditation?!

 

NTC Video Trainings

NTC HLC Team Introduction to Microsoft Teams

Login to Teams for the first time

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