The Academic Resource & Collaboration (ARC) office is staffed by our Academic Instructor Course (AIC) facilitators and our Training Specialists. With over 50 years of combined education experience, the ARC team is credentialed and equipped to support Eaker Center functional/leadership schools with all phases of Instructional Systems Development (ISD).
Additionally, ARC team members are certified facilitation coaches who are available to facilitate working group sessions for course improvements, and team building events. Team members have advanced graduate and post-graduate degrees in education, curriculum development and instruction as well as specialization in educational leadership and administration.
Collaborate with ARC to enhance student-centered approaches to instruction, transition competencies, and gain access to facilitation tools and skills that are grounded in peer-reviewed research.
Analysis:Course Reviews- evaluating curriculum- determining instructor requirements- defining educational/training requirements- analyzing target audience-personalizing instruction Course Development Plan- collect and analyze data- determine learning outcomes- select instructional resources-
Development:- Curriculum -- Identifying course mission, vision, and values -- Determining training time for objectives -- Developing lesson plans and student-centered activities- Support Materials -- Identifying support materials -- Assisting with learning management and online delivery
Certified Critical Friends Group ® Facilitation Coaches are trained in using collaboration tools called “protocols”.Protocols are structured activities intended to elicit desired outcomes or objectives as a result of collaboration during meetings, project planning sessions or lessons. Protocols help
"Let ARC know how to support your mission. Tailored professional development/workshops are available upon request. Contact us for more information or for access to our support materials and recourses."
If you are interested in learning more or in requesting someone to facilitate any of the ISD phases, lesson plans, etc., please call 334-953-7619 or email one of our team members:
Lisa Turner (Course Director) email@example.com
Tom Reed firstname.lastname@example.org
Leah Watkins email@example.com