Learning College Hub - Professional Development
About Professional Development at Ohlone College
“The primary objective of Ohlone College is to create an outstanding learning environment that advances the development, growth, and success of each student.
Formerly known as Staff Development, the purpose of Professional Development is to design and support professional development activities for faculty, classified staff, and management in order to provide a broad range of educational approaches and support services necessary to ensure that students achieve their highest potential.
Consequently, the mission of Professional Development is to support quality teaching, learning, and support services for all students by providing the necessary resources for employees to develop and fulfill career, personal, and professional needs and goals. Continuous professional development and training is essential to maintain highly qualified faculty and staff committed to serving the educational needs of student.” Professional Development Committee Charter; revisions approved by Faculty Senate 11/00.)
Professional Development sponsors Faculty Flex activities and other employee programs. Professional Development funds support faculty and staff attendance at conferences and other professional development opportunities.
For further information about Professional Development activities and forms, contact the appropriate coordinator:
Faculty Professional Development Coordinator
Staff Professional Development Coordinator
For further information about Newark Center Resources, contact:
Dean, Business, Technology, and Learning Resources Division
Appreciation for the work done in redesigning this website by Lori Chan and Chelsea Rodenborn – students in Pilar Lewis’s Fall 2007 MM-105, Web Site Design course.