Faculty Center 2018 Workshops & Webinars

The Faculty Center offers an array of workshop opportunities throughout the year. For inquiries please contact the Faculty Center, email faculty.center@sonoma.edu or phone 707-664-2659.

Canvas Workshop Registration Summer 2018

Workshop Registration

To attend complete the online Canvas Workshop Registration Form.

Canvas Workshop Location:

All Canvas workshops (Canvas 101 & Intermediate) take place 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm in the Faculy Center Open Space (Schulz 1112)

Upcoming Canvas 101 Workshop Dates:

  • Tuesday, June 12
  • Monday, June 18
  • Monday, July 9
  • Tuesday, July 24
  • Monday, August 6
  • Tuesday, August 14

Upcoming Canvas Intermediate Workshop Dates:

Please note: in order to register for the Canvas Intermediate workshop, it is recommended you have an basic understanding of Canvas functionality, or have taken Canvas 101

  • Thursday, June 7
  • Friday, June 15
  • Thursday, June 21
  • Thursday, July 12
  • Friday, July 27
  • Thursday, August 9
  • Friday, August 17

Workshop Description:

Canvas 101 and Canvas Intermediate workshops will be offered on a regular basis beginning April 2, 2018 and run through the end of the summer. Limited space ia available for the Summer 2018 Pilot of Canvas and, in the meantime, Moodle continues to be available. All SSU faculty and staff are welcome and workshops are free-of-charge. Faculty may use either Canvas or Moodle for Fall 2018 instruction.

Please send inquiries to the Faculty Center: faculty.center@sonoma.edu or call 707-664-2659. For information about the SSU LMS Project and the Canvas Pilot, please visit the SSU LMS Project website.

Online & Blended Teaching Excellence Program (starts August 10, 2018)

To participate please complete the Online & Blended Teaching Excellence Program Application Form

Duration: Fall 2018 semester-long program (stipend opportunity)


Online & Blended Teaching Excellence Program In Fall 2018, the SSU Faculty Center is offering an intensive, hands-on semester-long professional development course for online and blended instruction for up to 15 SSU Faculty. The program is co-facilitated by SSU faculty members Dr. Krista Wolcott and Dr. Kristin Denver. Participants will experience the experience of being an online student while simultaneously building a redesigned online or hybrid course to be offered in Winter 2019 or Summer 2019. Participants in this program may be eligible to receive a stipend to complete the course. Bi-weekly sessions will cover best practices with online course design and delivery, and dedicated time is available with Faculty Center staff to help during the redesign process. To participate, please complete the Online Blended & Teaching Excellence Program Application form. The program starts August 10, 2018 (online), and the first in-person meeting is August 24, 2018.

CSU Quality Assurance Professional Development Trainings for Faculty

To view training dates and to register visit the CSU Quality Assurance Professional Development Website

Training Description:

CSU Academic Technology Services is offering QA workshops as a professional development opportunity for the campus Quality Assurance Lead and any faculty/staff who are supporting your QA efforts for blended and online courses.

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