Monthly Archives: March 2018

OPD Workshop: Dealing with Disruptive and Distressed Students

This OPD workshop is designed to help faculty and staff learn how to handle disruptive and/or distressed students on Wednesday, April 25, from noon-1 p.m., in the Learning Resources Center, Room 112. You will learn how to prevent disruptions, including disruptions caused by students with disabilities, identify the warning signs of potentially harmful situations and

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OPD Workshop: Diving Deeper into Canvas Session 1

Join OPD as they do a deep dive into creating assignments in Canvas on Wednesday, April 4, from 12:30-1:30 p.m., in the Learning Resources Center, Room 117D. Topics include: assignment groups, different submission types, creating extra credit, Turnitin, peer reviews, SpeedGrader and other settings. For more information, contact Steve Hill at ext. 1762 or OPD@cf.edu.

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CF Road Scholars D.C. and New York Trip

CF Road Scholars presents an amazing opportunity to visit Washington, D.C., and New York City, July 12-17. Trip cost is $1,675 and includes five nights accommodations, all ground transportation, two traditional dinners, daily continental breakfast, full-time guide, roundtrip airfare and entrance into all venues. The first payment of $525 is due April 12. For more information

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Professional Development Employee Survey

The Office of Professional Development at CF is reviewing employee professional development and training to ensure that programs provide meaningful learning opportunities to enhance employee growth and satisfaction. Your feedback is extremely important in helping OPD achieve this objective. It will take 5-10 minutes to complete this survey. All responses are anonymous unless you choose

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OPD Workshop: Nearing Retirement in the FRS, May 3

This workshop focuses on discussing the practical issues important for those nearing retirement. Topics include setting retirement goals, including income needs and understanding your sources of retirement income including the Florida Retirement System and Social Security. Distribution options for various plans and how to explore an annual income stream in retirement that will last a lifetime. You will learn about taxation, required minimum

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