Teaching Resources

State and National Resources

  • North Carolina Network for Excellence in Teaching (NC-NET )
    www.nc-net.info/
    NC-NET offers community college faculty in North Carolina a collaborative, statewide professional development system that is committed to sharing best practices, leveraging resources, and avoiding duplication.

  • North Carolina Community College System (NCCCS)
    www.nccommunitycolleges.edu/
    NCCCS offers high-quality, accessible educational opportunities that minimize barriers to post-secondary education, maximize student success, develop a globally and multi-culturally competent workforce, and improve the lives and well-being of individuals.

  • Educause
    www.educause.edu
    EDUCAUSE® is a nonprofit association and the foremost community of IT leaders and professionals committed to advancing higher education.

 

Instructional Trends

  • TED Talks (Technology, Entertainment, Design)
    www.ted.com/
    The best talks and performances from TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) available to the public, for free.
  • Lynda.com
    services.cpcc.edu/lynda
    Lynda.com is a software training & tutorial video library. Its online courses help you learn critical skills. CPCC Faculty, Staff, and Students have free access to hundreds of online tutorials.
  • YouTube University
    www.youtube.com/education
    YouTube EDU brings learners and educators together in a global video classroom. YouTube EDU provides access to a broad set of educational videos that range from academic lectures to inspirational speeches and everything in between.
  • iTunes University
    www.apple.com/education/itunes-u/
    Now it’s easier than ever to unleash the full potential of iPad in your classroom by creating your own courses for iPad. You get to share your ideas in a powerful new way, and your students get a rich, immersive learning experience using the iTunes U app for iPad. iTunes U is available no matter where you teach — at any college, university, or K-12 school.
  • Best Teacher's Institute
    http://www.bestteachersinstitute.org/home
    The Best Teacher's Institute provides a variety of resources on teaching and learning.