Fall 2014 Professional Development Days Schedule

Fall 2014 PDD Schedule (in Excel)


7 Simple Steps To A Stress Free Career


Your LIFEWISE EAP Wellbeing Update, May 2014

Can an “extra degree” of time or effort make a difference?  To  learn about an “extra degree” and what it could mean for you,  click here.  User Name: JCCC     Password:  EAP  

While on the site also check out:  St. Luke’s EAP Resources, Good To Have Resources and Featured Topics

April is National Awareness Alcohol Awareness Month

Start talking before they start drinking.  Do you have concerns about underage drinking during prom and graduation season? This month’s St. Luke’s LIFEWISE EAP provides information on things parents can do. JCCC’s User name is:  JCCC  The Password is EAP. Click here: LIFEWISE EAP

LIFEWISE EAP Wellbeing Update

What can you do with 1440 minutes?  You may be surprised!

To find out more about using the 1440 minutes in a day, click here

Password is:  JCCC    Login is:  EAP


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Banner Fundamentals, Tuesday, January 28

Banner Fundamentals training session offered Tuesday

A hands-on Banner Fundamentals class is scheduled for 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28. Please enroll using EASI via MyJCCC, with CRN 30359 in the Staff Dev term.

We strongly recommend that you have access to Banner before attending the session.

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Student Success & Retention (Starlink Webinar)

Keeping’em Once You’ve Got’em: It’s Everybody’s Job

Available  Jan. 1-31, 2014


This program will focus on the college experience outside of the classroom. It will feature ideas, strategies and tips that all employees can use to increase student success and retention.


Arleen Arnsparger, Project Manager of the Initiative on Student Success and Student Success By the Numbers (SSBTN), The University of Texas Austin

 Sharon Blackman, Provost of the Educational Affairs Division, Dallas County Community College District

Timothy D. Culver, Vice President, Consulting Services, Noel-Levitz

For log in information to view this program, contact Tom Grady, faculty development coordinator , tgrady@jccc.edu