COC Faculty Development Programs

Associate Program for Adjunct Instructors
A program of weekend teaching workshops and mentoring designed exclusively for adjunct instructors.
The Tech Center offers technology workshops in support of many of the other programs listed here. But they are also available for individualized instruction.
 
A series of workshops and a mentoring program to support new faculty members while they make the transition to a new workplace and teaching environment. 
Workshops are offered throughout the year to provide faculty members with an array of professional development opportunities.
An in-house curriculum of formal courses on teaching and learning.

TEACH
TEACH is a partnership program involving California State University, Bakersfield, College of the Canyons, and the Newhall and Hart School Districts to provide students with supervised fieldwork and specialized support services while pursuing a teaching credential.