Professional Developement

Professional Development



Using Ad Astra, Madisonville Community College’s Room Scheduling Software

Friday, September 19, 2014 / 9:00 – 9:50 a.m.

JHG 214

An overview of accessing the web-based “Ad Astra” room scheduling software that Madisonville Community College now uses. Participants will learn how to view room schedules online and how to find information on when and where community events and academic classes are being held on campus.

Presented by: Kathy Ordal

Facilitated by: May Wright


You can teach abroad with KIIS; find out how!

Friday, September 19, 2014 / 10:00 – 10:50 a.m.

JHG 309

KCTCS is a member of the Kentucky Institute of International Study.  As a member of the faculty of MCC, you qualify to teach a summer course abroad in any of 21 countries.  Come and find out how to have the experience of a lifetime with room, board, and travel paid plus earn a stipend.

Presented by: Robin West, Representative of KIIS

Facilitated by: Jeff Florea


What is This American?

Friday, September 19, 2014 / 11:00 – 11:50

JHG 309

This presentation will discuss issues of citizenship, racial and ethnic identities, and social class. The discussion will analyze the relative influence of these social forces. An evaluation of topics such as the “melting pot” will be made.

Presented by: Joe T. Gooch

Facilitated by: Jeff Florea

Classified Staff Professional Development Sessions

Please check back for upcoming events.

Required Session

All MCC employees are required to complete an online safety traning session annually. Please view the session and take the quizzes, then print your certificate of completion and forward a copy to May Wright in Human Resources.

Video Library

(Recorded sessions are also available on DVD through the campus library.)

DIY Blackboard Collaborate - April 19 & 20, 2013 presented by Paige Brooks-Jeffiers

You can teach abroad with KIIS; find out how! - November 1, 2013 presented by Robin West. 

Additional Information

Professional development offerings at Madisonville Community College can be found in the Professional Development Handbook. The following forms from the handbook are also available for download:

Other PD-related forms are available on ThePoint, the KCTCS intranet.