Workshop: GR 1: Creating a Community of Learners

Course ID - CTD0311         

Short Title: Getting Results 1     

 Audience    Adjunct Faculty
Length of Workshop:       2 hours 
Prerequisite     none

In this workshop participants will learn how to create a positive learning environment, develop a diverse cultural classroom environment, and accommodate non-traditional learners.

* Adjunct faculty will be compensated at a rate of $20.00/hour upon successful completion of the workshop. While you are welcome to take a workshop more than once, CTD can only compensate adjunct faculty for the first time that they take one of these workshops.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Analyze and compare teaching strategies in a culturally diverse environment to determine appropriate teaching strategies
  • Explain how identifying and discovering the differences among students can contribute to an environment of respect and learning
  • Describe how diversity is represented in the Miami Dade College classroom 
  • Create an atmosphere that values students' individual contributions and addresses the learning needs of each of them
  • Build a community within the classroom where the physical environment enhances the learning experience of students 



Reference #

Delivery Format



Online Class meets fully online with no F2F sessions. After day 1 of the workshop, if you haven't received log-in instructions via e-mail, please e-mail:  


Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0311
Course Title: Getting Results 1
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.