Faculty Center for Teaching Excellence

The Faculty Center for Teaching Excellence (FCTE) is here to support Delta College faculty in their quest to achieve teaching excellence, by providing high-quality professional development that leads to student success. The FCTE serves both full-time and adjunct faculty.   

The goals of the FCTE

To reach these goals, the FCTE supports a number of activities and resources, such as courses, workshops, teaching circles, roundtable discussions, book clubs, elearning sites, guest speakers, conferences and webinars.

    • Encourage and sponsor faculty innovation and professional development opportunities.
    • Serve as a resource center for literature, materials, workshops, and conferences related to classroom teaching.
    • Coordinate campus activities and programs, related to teaching excellence.
    • Provide electronic and face-to-face opportunities for faculty sharing of ideas and concerns.
    • Serve as a liaison between faculty and administration on matters concerning teaching, learning, and professional development.

Fall Learning Days and Adjunct Academy 2022

Fall Learning Days will take place on August 22–24 with Adjunct Academy being held on Wednesday, August 24.

    • Monday, August 22 (2:30–5:30pm or 6–9pm for all faculty)
      FCTE will be facilitating engaging faculty-centric programming.
    • Tuesday, August 23 (8am–4:30pm) - All College Day
      The day will begin with breakfast and President Gavin's All College Address followed by opportunities for engaging in the strategic planning "mission, vision and values" process. Concurrent sessions will include Dr. Cia Verschelden continuing the conversation on bandwidth and a variety of presentations from colleagues.
    • Wednesday, August 24 (8am–4:30pm) - Division Meeting Day
      Each academic division will share details with the faculty.
    • Wednesday, August 24 (6–9pm) - Adjunct Academy
      Begins with dinner, followed by informative and/or interactive sessions. All adjunct faculty are invited to attend.

Talk Teaching with Betheen and Beth

Need someone to talk to about teaching at Delta College? Want to share your successes? Your concerns? Your questions? 

Look no further! Betheen and Beth have over 33 years of combined Delta teaching years. Send an email fcte@delta.edu if you would like to set up an appointment. 

    • Fall Office Hours - TBD
    • Zoom Meetings by Appointment

Use this link for Zoom meetings