Faculty PD & Resources
Professional Development Flex hours for Canvas can be earned through on-site Canvas Open Labs, Workshops and through the online training courses.
On-site Open Labs and Workshops: Register for On-site Canvas Open Labs and Workshops through the “Santa Ana College Faculty Development Tracking System" on WebAdvisor
- Screencast-O-Matic - Screencast-O-Matic
can be used to create screencapture videos. Learn how to capture your
computer screen, along with recording yourself using your webcam and
turn that into a video which can be uploaded to YouTube.
- Tuesdays & Thursdays at 2:00pm. Contact Joe Pacino & Brian Yoder to RSVP for the training to receive the Zoom link.
Remote Instruction Certification
Online Teaching Certification
SAC Faculty Training
Strongly suggested training for all newly hired faculty
Complete badges and certificates online in Canvas.
How to Claim Badges (Certificates)
Credly/Acclaim Badges Temporary Suspension of Application
Temporary Suspension of this application due to unforeseen circumstances. Users are still able to download badges from Acclaim, but issuing of new badges/certificates is suspended until further notice. If you have earned a new badge/certificate after 3/17/21, Professional Development credit can still be issued on the PD system.
Users are encouraged to download any earned badges. For more information and instructions on how to access and download badges, please go to Santa Ana College Badges.
For users that earn badges after 3/17/21, we recommend taking a screen shot of the workshop gradebook as "proof of completion."
To Claim Professional Development Flex Hours (Faculty & Staff)
For information on claiming Professional Development Flex Hours, please visit the Santa Ana College Professional Development Website.
Distance Education Advisory Group
Distance Education Advisory Group is an Academic Senate work group. The purpose is to assist our Distance Education program in meeting the needs of our online students and faculty teaching in Distance Education by developing procedures and training that support our mission in Distance Education.
Professional Development Canvas Training Schedules Archive