Institute Goals



  • Provide participants with an overview of the MCC mission and philosophies
  • Provide an opportunity for faculty to network with colleagues
  • Encourage faculty to learn about and feel part of the MCC community
  • Model pedagogically sound course planning and development practices
  • Model learning-centered practices such as active and collaborative/cooperative learning techniques that include ongoing assessment
  • Introduce participants to available technology such as Blackboard
  • Provide structure for participants in the creation of a Course Portfolio
  • Foster an environment of collegial sharing and learning
  • Impress upon participants the importance of reflecting on teaching and learning practices

Last Modified: 8/5/12