Visit TLED’s Teaching Online Continuity Guide to find resources and support for transitioning courses to a virtual learning environment. Collegewide updates are available on the Austin Community College COVID-19 webpage.

Search TLED
Search ACC

Celebration of Great Teaching Retreat

Group of participants at the 2018 Great Teaching RetreatThe Celebration of Great Teaching
had been cancelled for Spring 2020.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the 2020 Celebration of Great Teaching Retreat has been cancelled. Spring 2020 participants have been notified and will have first priority for next year’s retreat which will be April 16th-18th 2021. If you wish to apply for Spring 2021, please check back in January 2021 for updated information.

Overview

This weekend retreat is an opportunity for full-time and adjunct faculty to examine in depth what calls them to teaching and how to be the best they can be.

Where: Flying L Guest Ranch, Bandera, Texas
When: Cancelled for Spring 2020
What: An opportunity for 12 hours of professional development credit. Costs are covered by ACC except for transportation, excursions, or personal incidentals.

Objectives

  • Connect and collaborate with faculty of various disciplines, years in the classroom, and teaching styles.
  • Share your classroom successes with ACC colleagues.
  • Examine classroom challenges with the support and feedback from faculty colleagues.
  • Reflect on your own teaching practice.
  • Gain tools and strategies to use in your classroom.

Please contact the Office of Faculty Development at facdev@austincc.edu or call (512) 223-7885, if you have any questions.

2018 GTR participant with horses 2018 GTR participants working on a project 2018 GTR participants posing Celebration of Great Teaching 2018 GTR participants in front of a fireplace 2018 GTR participants at the ranch in front of a longhorn

Retreat Info