UA-PTC Professional Development Institute Mission Statement
The mission of the Professional Development Institute (PDI) is improve student achievement through the professional growth of University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College employees via high-quality, timely, and cost-effective professional development opportunities that support the institution’s strategic goals. PDI does this by delivering face-to-face and online programs facilitated by internal and external partners, and by seeking continual feedback from subject matter experts and other stakeholders. These opportunities are designed to promote more effective teaching and learning, to explore current research in education, especially in the two-year college setting, and to foster personal and professional growth.
About The Professional Development Institute
The Professional Development Institute provides and promotes professional development activities for UA-PTC faculty and staff. These events are advertised through campus e-mail, and listed in Technet, the UA-PTC Intranet, and the Center for Teaching Excellence calendar (Outlook). Events are offered in a variety of formats. The Professional Development Institute is located in IT206, the Center for Teaching Excellence, on the main campus. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Check the navigation bar to the left to get information on specific topics. This site is being renovated to make professional development information easier to locate. Send your suggestions to make this site more user-friendly to [email protected].
Registration information is included with each announcement that is sent via campus email. To register, click the link provided in the email for registration and complete the form. To find out how to register for any of the ongoing, online training, visit the appropriate course page: CTE Online (faculty Development), Leadership Online (leadership development), or PDI Online (staff development).
Professional Development Institute
University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College
3000 West Scenic Drive
North Little Rock, AR 72118
Location: Information Technology Center Room 206, Main Campus
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