Welcome to ACC!
We’ve gathered a collection of resources for first-year faculty at Austin Community College (ACC). The Teaching and Learning Excellence Division (TLED) works diligently to design experiences to support faculty growth and development. Options include teaching support – from integrating technology into your courses to personalized consultations to discuss teaching strategies, and specialized training and leadership programs.
Visit the Semester Prep page to get an overview and links to resources that will help you get started and prepare for your semester. Topics covered include Blackboard updates, library services, testing options for your courses, professional development, and so much more!
Faculty Orientation and Faculty Onboarding Workshops
Faculty Orientation for Fall 2020
All NEW faculty (full-time and adjunct) are required to attend. See the Faculty Talent Onboarding page for location and agenda details.
Assistant Dean, Faculty Development
Faculty Onboarding Worshops
Visit the Faculty Talent Onboarding page for more details on the following sessions:
- Benefits website
- ACC Benefits 101 website – The Benefits office has created this website to give you a general understanding of your benefit options at ACC.
- Premium Rates & Facts Sheets
General benefits questions can be sent to:
We have a comprehensive list of services available to faculty – from teaching consultations to classroom technology help.
Fellowships and Funding
Read about the different funding opportunities available.
All new ACC faculty, both full-time and adjunct, must be assigned a mentor during their first semester at ACC. Any other faculty member may be assigned a mentor at the discretion of the Department Chairs or upon the request of the faculty member. Administrative Rule# 4.01.015
Contact your department for more specific information for obtaining a mentor.
Read more details about the Mentoring program.
As part of mentoring support, Faculty Development maintains a list of ACC faculty who have completed the Faculty Mentor Training and are prepared to mentor fellow faculty.
The Teaching Online Continuity Guide (TOCG) is a comprehensive guide to help you transform your face-to-face course to online, including training opportunities.
The ACC Workshop Database maintains a list of professional development workshops available for ACC employees. An ACCeID is needed for registration.
Visit the Teaching & Learning Excellence Division (TLED) calendar for professional development opportunities including special programs for faculty.
Teaching Online at ACC
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