Employee Professional Development Resources


Employee professional development resources are available at LWTech and beyond.

E&L Workshop Calendar

Assessment, Teaching, & Learning (ATL) Classes
Formerly known as EDUC Classes
LWTech rotates the following ATL classes throughout the academic year
  • EDUC 135 – Master Advising
  • EDUC 201 – Teaching and Facilitating Learning Level 1
  • EDUC 206 – Teaching and Facilitating Learning Level 2
  • EDUC 216 – Assessment as Learning
  • ATL 235 - Incorporating Technology in Higher Education
  • see ATL descriptions | Type ATL in the Course # field of the LWTech Class Schedule to find out what is available for the quarter.
Prof. Technical Teacher Education BAS Degree @ South Seattle College
External Training
Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Health and Prevention related short videos.

Center of Excellence for Careers in Education

Careers in Ed offers boot camps and other trainings for professional technical instructors at educational institutions of Washington State.

Center for Learning Connections (@EDCC)

Resource for trainers and training. "The mission of the Center for Learning Connections is to prepare learners to manage change and create successful futures..." 

Ethics Quiz - State Employees

Executive Ethics Board Ethics Quiz for state employees.


IGNIS offers FREE webinars from faculty and education professionals across the state. IGNIS: Imagination * Genius * New understanding * Innovation * Shared knowledge

Quality Matters Courses FREE through SBCTC

SBCTC has purchased a system-wide subscription to Quality Matters courses. LWTech instructors who meet the prerequisites can enroll in these courses at no charge.

Staff Training for Technical and Community Colleges (STTACC)

STTACC links on training resources and recommended speakers.

State Board for Community & Technical Colleges (SBCTC)

SBCTC offers Online Training on Canvas, How to Use Open Educational Resources and more.

State of Washington - Training & Development

State of WA offers many Instructor Led courses on a wide range of topics. Browse their courses by category

First Aid/CPR

First Aid/CPR classes are available for the quarter by typing in First Aid in the description in the LWTech Class Schedule

Guest Speaker Presentations
Immigrant Student Success

Webinar Resources 

Implicit Bias Presentation

 Dr. Caprice Hollins - Video | PowerPoint (Intranet links - require login from campus)

Veteran Resources Session

Shawn Sullivan's Talk after TWILDM documentary viewing

Inclusive Language - with Fred Davis

Worksheet from Session 

Resources from discussions that came up during session: Speak Up - Responding to Everyday Bigotry  | Implicit Bias Self-test from Harvard

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCS)
 Workshop Resources

LWTech Book & Materials Online Adoption


Canvas - What's New What's Changed (Fall 2015) pdf | powerpoint

Canvas & Student Completion

Canvas - Speedgrader & CrocDocs for grading

Email Management

Quick videos and handouts that will enable you to learn Letty's best Outlook magic tricks for getting on top of, and then staying on top of email.

Part 1 - Clearing the Landfill

Part 2 - The Daily Sort

Contact eLearning if you do not have a Canvas login to access this resource.


Excel Basics


Students, Faculty and Staff have access to our Lynda.com subscription for FREE.

Sign-up for Lynda.com Account | How to Use Lynda.com

Office Mix

Demo of Mix | Quick Start | Example of Script Template | Microsoft's Mix Guide for Instructors | Gallery of Mixes to Inspire! | Adding Mix to Canvas
For Workshop: Script Template | PowerPoint Mix Play Template


Panopto Video Creation Orientation

Skype for Business

Skype Essentials

Skype for Interviews


Twitter - Creating a Personal Learning Network

Additional Resources & Information