Welcome to CTTL Professional Development

Professional development is integral to Skyline College's mission of empowering and transforming a global community of learners. Professional development provides faculty, staff and administrators ways to support student learning and student success, as well as encouraging innovation and professional growth. The CTTL offers essential training to foster high quality educational outcomes for students and the community.

Propose a CTTL Workshop

Have an idea or experience to share?  We would love for you to host a workshop.  Please submit a proposal here!  Our Professional Development Coordinator will be in touch with you shortly.  

New Faculty Academy

The CTTL offers a training program for all new full-time faculty, with several benefits.  The New Faculty Academy runs for the first academic year, and includes:

  • Tools to foster success in teaching
  • Technology and instructional resources
  • Meeting with key people at Skyline
  • Navigating the tenure review process

In 2021-22, the program is offered online via Canvas, with bi-weekly synchronous sessions.

Faculty Development Fund (Article 13)

The San Mateo County Community College District provides a fund equal to 1% of expenditures for regular faculty salaries to provide faculty professional development opportunities.