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EQU 117-CTL: Adapting to the Needs of Diverse Learners: A Closer Look at Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Login Required
1 Session | Tue, Apr 27 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Tue, Apr 27 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
The CTL is honored to host this workshop, which will be led by Erica McMahon. This workshop is presented as part of Autism Acceptance Month. All employees are invited! Despite sufficient academic abilities, many students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) struggle to communicate with fellow students and instructors and to adapt to the ever-changing college campus environment. The move to mostly online learning has made it even more difficult for diverse learners to succeed. Through a shared activity and presentation, participants will become more aware of how to support students with ASD and be given specific examples of accommodations to "level the playing field" for these students.
Scholar Recruitment For College Lift Login Required
4 Sessions | Tue, May 04 11:00 AM - Fri, May 07 4:00 PM Tue, May 04 11:00 AM - Fri, May 07 4:00 PM
College Lift, a project of Forsyth Tech, is about to begin the process of recruiting two new cohorts of scholars. We need individuals from the college to assist in the recruitment process, on a volunteer basis. Those who elect to volunteer will be asked to drive out to the homes of potential scholars and discuss the program with them. Training and materials will be provided.
EQU 112-CTL: Incorporating Afro-Latinx, Afro-Francophone, and Asian Experiences into the Classroom: A Call for Global Solidarity Login Required
1 Session | Fri, Apr 23 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Fri, Apr 23 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
This past year has pivoted the nation into an unprecedented year of social justice, social change and a call to action. As the world responds to a global pandemic, racial tensions, and violence, how can the classroom serve as a space for positive social change? Did you know that five times as many enslaved Africans were trafficked to Latin America than to the present United States? The world language classroom and other disciplines are fertile ground for incorporating race from a global perspective. What are the experiences of minoritized communities in Spanish and French-speaking countries, and how do they intersect with life in the United States? This workshop will center the world language classroom, but is highly applicable across all disciplines and for co-curricular departments and staff.
Interviewing 101
2 Sessions | Tue, Apr 20 5:30 PM - Thu, Apr 29 1:00 PM Tue, Apr 20 5:30 PM - Thu, Apr 29 1:00 PM
Got an interview? Gain the confidence you need to impress your potential future employer!
Commencement: Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees, diplomas and certificates. 3 p.m. Login Required
1 Session | Wed, May 12 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Wed, May 12 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Please register to participate in the Associate in Applied Sciences (i.e., business, IT, engineering, early childhood, health technologies, public safety, etc.) Commencement on May 12, 2021 at 3 p.m. at Truist Stadium. Gates open at 2 p.m. Graduates need to be in their seats by 1:45p.m. (2-3) tickets per graduate will be emailed to each graduate by May 7, 2021. Stay tuned to your email and webpage for more information.
Commencement : Transfer Graduates - Associate of Arts (A.A.), Associate of Science (A.S.), Associate of Fine Arts (A.F.A), and Associate of Engineering (A.E.) degrees.: 10 a.m. Login Required
1 Session | Wed, May 12 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Wed, May 12 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Please register to participate in the Associate of Arts (A.A.), Associate of Science (A.S.), Associate of Fine Arts (A.F.A), and Associate of Engineering (A.E.) degrees.: 10 a.m. Commencement on May 12, 2021 at 10 a.m. at Truist Stadium. Gates open at 9am. Graduates need to be in their seats by 9:45a.m. (2-3) tickets per graduate will be emailed to each graduate by May 7, 2021. Stay tuned to your email and webpage for more information.
CCP New Student Orientation - Summer 2021
3 Sessions | Tue, May 11 5:00 PM - Thu, May 13 6:00 PM Tue, May 11 5:00 PM - Thu, May 13 6:00 PM
Mandatory New Student Orientation for public school students.
Virtual College Visits Spring 2021
1 Session | Thu, Apr 22 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Thu, Apr 22 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
You may not be able to visit the campus of the college/s you are interested in right now, but you can still get to know the schools you may attend by participating in one or more virtual "visits"! Please email Laura Merritt lmerritt@forsythtech.edu if you have any questions.
EQU 300-CTL: Safe Zone Training Login Required
1 Session | Tue, Apr 20 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Tue, Apr 20 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Safe Zone trainings are opportunities to learn about LGBTQ+ identities, gender and sexuality, and examine prejudice, assumptions, and privilege. This program will help faculty and staff to be LGBTQ+ allies and offer safe spaces on campus for the LGBTQ+ community. Jon Howle will lead this semester’s workshops. Earn two hours of DEI PD credit for completing Safe Zone training.
EMP 113c-CTL: Customer Service Best Practices Part 3 - De-Escalation in Challenging Situations Login Required
2 Sessions | Thu, Apr 22 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Thu, Apr 22 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
One of the most difficult aspects of Customer Service is knowing how to respond when someone is angry or upset. It is easy to react and make the situation worse, rather than better. This session will cover five steps to focus on when faced with an angry customer. Participants will learn how to: remain positive, listen patiently, apologize with sincerity, empathize, and ultimately work toward a solution.
EQU 200-CTL-B: Being Inclusive: Foundations of Inclusive Pedagogy Workshop (SESSION B) Login Required
1 Session | Fri, Apr 23 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Fri, Apr 23 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
This is for Session B of the Inclusive Pedagogy Workshop. You must take A before taking B.