Focus on Learning

2017-2018 Theme: Student Engagement and Social Equity

These faculty in-service days provide a range of professional development opportunities focused on student learning.

Drawing from the six goals of the Academic Plan,  2017-2018 Focus on Learning events will explore student engagement and social equity to increase student learning.

Power, Privilege and Inequity

Thursday, September 21, 2017
8:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Physical and Virtual Spaces

Friday, January 5, 2018
8:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Active Learning

Friday, April 6, 2018
8:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Fall's Focus on Learning

Fall's Focus on Learning explored the connection between Power, Privilege and Inequity, student learning and student engagement. Presenters shared their expertise within one of four pathways: 

  1. Challenging Power, Privilege and Inequity within the Classroom Environment
  2. Innovative Approaches to Creating and Sustaining an Accessible and Inclusive Environment
  3. Power, Privilege and Inequity Across the College Community 
  4. Technology and Social Equity

Copies of PowerPoints, as well as presentation resources, are available for Clark faculty and staff.

Access the presentations on OneDrive by logging on with your Clark email and password. 

Winter's Focus on Learning

Information about Winter's Focus on Learning will be included here mid-November. 

Disability Accommodations

If you need accommodation due to a disability in order to fully participate in this event, please contact Clark College’s Disability Support Services Office at (360) 992-2314 or visit PUB 013 as soon as possible.


For more information or questions, please contact Judith Hernández Chapar, ext. 2086.