Information Communication Technologies & Digital Media Sector Team

HOW WASTC TRAINING HELPS ICT EDUCATORS STAY CURRENT

April 26, 2019

Thousands of ICT educators across the state are responsible for training tomorrow’s technology workforce and have a critical need to refresh their skills regularly. Since 2011, the Western Academy Support and Training Center (WASTC) has provided this much-needed training covering a wide range of topics and technologies like Python, Amazon Web Services, CCNA, Coaches Training for Cyber Camps/Competitions and more! Karen Stanton, WASTC Coordinator will explain how this ICT training has helped thousands of CA Community College faculty stay up-to-date, and how you can participate.

02:03 – Webinar Presenters
05:41 – WASTC Professional Development
08:42 – Where Did WASTC Come from and What Does a WASTC Do?
17:28 – How to Host a Cisco Academy
18:34 – Winter ICT Educators Conference – location, program, cost
25:17 – Faculty Development Weeks – workshops, 2 locations
32:32 – Cisco Academy Instructor Training
36:47 – Huge impact on ICT educators
38:41 – Instructor Experience – Mark Smith, Oak Hills High School
46:16 – Instructor Experience – Curt Sharon, Cuyamaca College
49:56 – Instructor Experience – Linda Fischer, Butte College

Webinar Transcript

Slide Deck

Learn more about WASTC and the work they do

Start a conversation with Karen Stanton about hosting a Cisco Academy

Find out about upcoming Faculty Development Weeks