Faculty Resources

Academic Calendar 2014-2015

AF Contract 12-15

Basic Skills Instructional Assistant, Ext. 254  - Call this number if you need information about best practices for Basic Skills instruction, or to find out about how Basic Skills instruction is supported at FRC.

Classroom Equipment - Most classrooms include smart podiums that can project multimedia played from classroom equipment or downloaded over the Internet connection. There are labels on the controls of the equipment that indicate how to select sound and video sources.  If equipment needs repair, remote controls need batteries, or projector bulbs burn out, please notify Desktop Computing Support at Ext. 206.

Curriculum Handbook

Desktop Computing Support, Ext. 206 - Call this extension if you are having trouble with your college computer system, or if you need assistance installing approved software)

Director of Distance Education, Ext. 227 - Call this extension if you want to use our online support technology to supplement your face-to-face course, of you if are teaching a fully online course. You can also schedule training in how to electronically prepare materials for face-to-face classes or online classes.

Dr. Derek Lerch, Dean of Instruction – Ext. 321

DSPS, Ext. 255 - Schedule a Student for Taking a Test if they need more time due to a disability. There are many other services and programs for disabled students as well.

Early Alert (form will be available soon) - Notify the Student Intervention Committee if you notice a student who is having difficulty in school due to academic and non-academic issues, such as poor grades, non-attendance, illness, a family emergency, emotional difficulties, a disability, financial problems, etc. Please consider submitting a form on students as early as the second or third week of the semester.

Evaluation Timeline

 

Faculty Handbook 14-15

FT Faculty Contract 13-16

Human Resources – Ext. 280 & 257

Incarcerated Student Program Resources

Library Desk – Ext. 236

Library Online Resources - Besides our own library resources, valuable research tools are available through FRC Library subscriptions to national and international online resources.

MyFRC - See your roster, submit grades, and more. Contact Information Services at Ext. 246 if you forget your Faculty ID or PIN.

Printing Services – Ext. 250  (Call this number to find out about various print services available to instructors, including how to make copies of syllabi, course print materials, etc.)

Refer Your Student To Become A Tutor (You can refer exceptional students to the Learning Center to be a paid tutor for your class. Depending on funds for student workers, the Learning Center will hire your students on a per hour basis to be a tutor. Some restrictions apply on the student’s eligibility. Call the Learning Center at Ext. 254 for more info.

SLOAC Timeline as of 10-18-12

Student Intervention Referral - This form is to be used to notify the Advising/Counseling staff that a student is having difficulty.  This form can be completed and submitted online.  If you need to report a student's disruptive behavior, use the Student Incident Report form, which you will need to complete, print, sign, and submit to the CSSO.

FRC Syllabi Standards

http://frc.crhosts.com - This is the link to the main web site that is used to support online instruction. You can use it just to upload your syllabus for a face-to-face class, or use it for a full blown online course. It’s often referred to as “Moodle” since that’s the program that is used to manage courses. If you want to use the site for your course, contact the Director of Distance Education at Ext. 227, or email.