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Classified Professional Development Day 

Friday, August 17, 2018

8:00 am - 4:30 pm


CPD-Day is an annual event planned by the Classified Professional Development Committee (CPDC) and the Office of Professional & Organizational Development (POD), for the purpose of providing learning opportunities for Classified employees at Mt. SAC. 
All classified and confidential employees, as well as any employee approved by their manager, are encouraged to attend.


Please register for Opening Session and Keynote
Time Event Description
8:00-8:30 am Check-In (Building 13-1700 Lobby)
8:30-9:30 am Opening Session (Building 13-1700)
9:30-9:45 am Break/Transition to Workshop Sessions
9:45-11:00 am Session 1
11:15 am-12:30 pm Keynote Speaker - John Pelliteri (Building 13-1700)
12:30-1:30 pm Lunch (Mountie Café)
1:45 - 3:00 pm  Session 2
3:15 - 4:30 pm Session 3


Please register for only one workshop per session.
Session 1
9:45 - 11:00 am
Topic Workshop
 Putting Students First 
  1. Digital Stories: Student Narratives from a Cross Section of Student Equity Programs
  2. Q & A with ACCESS
  3. The Minority Male Initiative: Addressing Mt. SAC's Most Significant Equity Gap
  4. Making at the Mountie Makerspace
  5. Time Management
  6. Affirming Practices for Supporting LGBTQIA+ Students
  7. California Guided Pathways Overview
  8. Developing a Cross-Campus Approach to Addressing Basic Needs Insecurities at Mt. SAC
  9. Conversation with the President
  10. Take Care: Tips on Mental Health 
Session 2  
1:45 - 3:00 pm
Topic Workshop
 Professional Skills  
  1. Healthy Habits: Move More, Eat Well, Sleep Better, Stress Less
  2. How to Use Interest-Based Bargaining At Work and Home
  3. Movin’ on Up at Mt. SAC
  4. Mt. SAC Behavior Wellness Team: Addressing Threatening Student Behavior
  5. Introduction to Microsoft Excel
  6. Intermediate/Advanced Microsoft Excel
  7. Fight it, Flee it, Fake it, or Face it?  Managing Personal and Professional Conflict
  8. Personal and Interpersonal Effectiveness
  9. How to Protect Yourself in an Active Shooter Situation
Session 3  
3:15 - 4:30 pm
Topic Workshop
Experiential Learning & Campus Culture 
  1. Toward a Sustainable Campus: Introducing Mt. SAC’s Climate Action Plan
  2. Explore & Tour Mt. SAC History
  3. Put It Out! Fire Extinguisher Training
  4. Basic Physical Defense Program (Preventing Rape Aggression)
  5. Planetarium Show: Star Tales - Fall Skies
  6. Indoor Plant Care 101
  7. Disaster Service Workers and Campus Emergency Response