Faculty Development Programs

If you are a teacher interested in the specific programs for teaching improvement and professional development that are available at College of the Canyons, the resources below should be of value to you.  

  • ​Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
    An in-house curriculum of formal courses on teaching and learning.

  • Associate Program for Adjunct Instructors
    A program of weekend teaching workshops and mentoring designed exclusively for adjunct instructors.

  • Faculty Technology Center
    The Tech Center offers technology workshops in support of many of the other programs listed here. But they are also available for individualized instruction.

  • New Faculty Orientation and Mentoring Program
    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.    

  • Professional Development
    Workshops are offered throughout the year to provide faculty members with an array of professional development opportunities.  

    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.