Workshop: Certification Process for Faculty Teaching in The
Bachelor of Science Degree Program*
Course ID - CTD0449
Short Title: B. S. Certification
(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used
to find and register for this course in Odyssey)
||Faculty (Full-time and Adjuncts)
to teach program courses
This certification process will equip faculty with the background,
knowledge and skills to complement knowledge of their disciplines and
experience in the teaching/learning process as they engage students in
courses toward the Bachelor of Science.
The certification process is comprised of three components: a 32 hour workshop
held over 5 weeks, completion of a course syllabus that meets the School
of Education standards and the development of an Individual Development
Plan (IDP) that they will complete by the end of the academic
year. The purpose of the IDP is to assure that all expected
competencies are addressed and that individuals will pursue other workshops
to develop needed skills (Web CT, Unique and Compelling Applications of
the Internet, Faculty Web Page, Cooperative Learning, Learning Communities,
Technology in Teaching, etc.).
As a result of successful completion of the
workshop, participants will be able to:
- Develop a philosophy of education that
consistent and compatible with the philosophy of the School of
- Use their knowledge of State DOE
terminology and requirements and School of Education policies and
procedures by incorporating them appropriately into their syllabi
- Synthesize their understanding of the
national, Sunshine State and subject standards, CBCs and FEAPs by
developing a plan for addressing them in their syllabi
- Commit to the value of modeling
multiple teaching/learning strategies by addressing these strategies
in their syllabi
- Infuse technology throughout the teaching
learning process by using their faculty web page, using unique and
compelling applications of the Internet for student assignments,
coordinating on-line discussion groups, using email with students
and using other technologies as appropriate
- Develop strategies to use in assessing
student learning in learning communities, cooperative learning and
project based learning
- Create an electronic portfolio using
the School of Education model
- Commit to their unique roles and responsibilities
students for the FTCE by judiciously validating students'
successful completion of accomplished practices in their electronic
- Commit to the expectations for Teacher
Educators by adhering to the standards set for Teacher Educators,
Field Experiences, special programs under NCLB and current laws
School of Education
Course ID: - CTD0449
Course Title: Certification
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.
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
need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD
workshop) The first time
you log in to the Registration Page, you will be asked to accept the
Use of Computing Resources
at Miami Dade College. The Accept button is located at
the bottom of the screen.
PLEASE NOTE: You
do not have to create a student myMDC account to register for a
CTD workshop. You can use your regular network login name
and password proceeded by the MDCC\
- Go to the
- Choose the Term from the dropdown menu.
- Enter your PIN number (If you don't
remember your PIN, you can reset it by clicking the
Update My Pin button.)
- Click the myMDC Log In
- Log in using your regular username
and password. Your username must
be proceeded by the MDCC\
ex. Joe Smith would login in with
User name -
mdcc\jsmith and his regular password.
below are screenshots of the login information you
will see when go to MDC Registration.
Once logged in, you should use Speed Registration.
You must know the Reference number for the workshop you want to
take. You can still search for workshops using the Course
ID or Short title, if you click on Shopping Cart. The
best way to register is by Reference number.
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.
Go to MDC Web Registration