Workshop:  Teaching Skills: Facilitating Student Involvement

Course ID - CTD0460

Short Title: Teaching Skills: A

(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey) 

Audience:   Faculty
Length of Workshop:    3 hours
Prerequisite None

Description: Participants in this workshop will review and experience a range of strategies for active student involvement during classes. They will discuss effective group process, match appropriate learning activities with content areas, examine the advantages and disadvantages of various active learning strategies in their classes.

* Approved CT&D Workshop for Faculty Professional Development hours.


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

  • Explain the advantages and disadvantages of various learning strategies
  • Describe how to overcome common barriers to student involvement and participation
  • Match learning activities and content
  • Explain the elements of effective group processes



Reference #





02/01/13 760760 Friday 12:30pm - 3:30pm Wolfson/7128 Pat Stephenson


Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0460
Course Title: Teaching Skills: A
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.